Commissioning a La Sarthe

Please find below standard specification and options when commissioning your bespoke car. We are more than happy to discuss any special requests. 


For availability, pricing and delivery times, please contact us. 

La Sarthe fixed head coupe standard specification

Body 

● All aluminium two door fast back coupe. Paint colour to customer specification.
● Cowled front with inset stoneguard.
● Centre opening bonnet with optional louvre panels.
● Twin "Le Mans" type 125mm fuel filler caps mounted on rear quarters (Can be changed for hidden fuel fillers). 

● Original wheels with original pattern (new) wheel trims. 


Mechanical 

● Standard configuration Bentley R-Type Chassis with revised and uprated springs.
● Manual or automatic gearbox.
● Modified steering column rake angle.
● Original engine totally rebuilt, six branch exhaust manifold and high efficiency exhaust system with twin tailpipes. 

● Manual gearbox rebuilt to final factory specification. 

● Lightweight aluminium fuel tank.
● Special aluminium high efficiency radiator.
● Fully operational Bijur chassis lubrication system. 


Electrics
●  Alternator charging system.
●  Electronic ignition.
●  Electric windows.
●  Heated rear window.
●  Electronic instruments including Speedo, Rev counter (red lined as per Continental spec at 4,300 RPM), oil pressure gauge, water temperature gauge, fuel gauge (with electronic tank unit), clock, (all instruments to Bentley pattern with black faces, white figures and printed with the Bentley "B").
●  Electric cooling fan with manual override.
●  Two speed self park wipers.
●  Twin Lucas windtone horns.
 

Trim and interior
● Specially designed sports seats with backrest adjustment.
● Customer specified leather upholstery to seats, door and rear quarter panels.
● Customer specified veneer (wood/aluminium) to dash face and door applique. 

● Dash design can be completely tailored to customer requirements.
● Customer specified carpet and headlining.
 

Optional specification

●  Range of engine performance options, please ask.

●  Wire wheels
●  Axle rebuilt with high ratio “Continental” 3.07:1 differential.
●  Customer specified tyres. Avon Turbosteel recommended.
●  Power steering (E-Z electric system).
●  Uprated front anti roll bar.
●  Additional rear anti roll bar.
●  Bumpers and/or rear parking sensors.
●  Spats to rear wheel arches.
●  Hidden fuel fillers.
●  Suitcase set, trimmed in leather and embossed with "La Sarthe" logo attached
by leather straps to raised luggage floor behind seats.
●  Alternative to above rear seat to provide two plus two seating arrangement.
●  Air conditioning.
●  Central locking.
●  Heated seats.
●  Bespoke front grille options.
 

Specially made electronic instruments

6" electronic instruments with Bentley "B"