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Bentley Azure Jack Barclay Platinum
1997



Number manufactured

My own counting: 10
Some other sources: 10.

First and last chassis number

First chassis number: SCBZK15C0VCH61083 (1997).
Last chassis number: SCBZK15C6VCH61170 (1997).

Dimensions, kerb weight, performance

The same specifications as the model year 1997 Bentley Azure.

Characteristics and peculiarities

Backgrounds of this model
- The Bentley Azure Jack Barclay Platinum is a DLE (Dealer Limited Edition) of the model year 1997 Bentley Azure.
- This limited edition appeared at the end of 1996 and marked the 70th anniversary of Jack Barclay Ltd, as well as rounding of an outstanding year for Rolls-Royce and Bentley sales around the world. Only ten were built.

General characteristics
- 17 mm flare to front wheel arches.
- 18" five spoke wheels, tyres and Centre cap.
- 20 mm flare to rear wheel arches.
- Bright lamp surrounds.
- Brightware radiator and mesh or vanes.
- Burr walnut door pads.
- Colour keyed speaker grilles.
- Combined I.C.E. and telephone aerial (Tri-band aerial).
- Hide airbag, backing and cowl.
- Hide interior cheater panel.
- Hide seat heater switch surrounds.
- Hide seat switch surrounds.
- Increased rear track.
- Jack Barclay' badge to luggage compartment lid.
- Piped front and rear headrests.
- Restyled front bumper.
- Ruched seat cushions and squabs.
- Single oval exhaust pipe.
- Sony I.C.E. system.
- Special engraved sill plaques.
- Special 'Triple flip paint'.
- Split hide gear knob.
- Sports style steering wheel.
- Turbo boost gauge.
- Walnut gear knob.
- Walnut steering wheel.

Production and chassis numbers

- The 2-door Azure models from model year 1997 have a chassis number between 61002 and 61182. The chassis numbers of the Bentley Azure Jack Barclay Platinum are part of the chassis numbers of the Azure from model year 1997.
- The first two cars of the Bentley Azure Jack Barclay Platinum are delivered to Brunei.

Numbers LHD / RHD

Left-hand drive

Right-hand drive

Model year

Number

% (p yr)

Number

% (p yr)

Total

1997

0

0%

10

100%

10

Total

0

0%

10

100%

10

All chassis numbers

SCBZK15C0VCH61083
SCBZK15CXVCH61088
SCBZK15C1VCH61108
SCBZK15C3VCH61109
SCBZK15C7VCH61131
SCBZK15C9VCH61132
SCBZK15C8VCH61154
SCBZK15CXVCH61155
SCBZK15CXVCH61169
SCBZK15C6VCH61170



1997 Bentley Azure Jack Barclay Platinum, press photos.









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