Classic Car Catalogue

Bristol 1951

401 (6 cyl, 1971 cc, 85 bhp)
402 (6 cyl, 1971 cc, 85 bhp)

Great Britain

Bristol 401 Saloon continue with detail modifications. Among the changes are the introduction of chromium-plated metal strips with small overriders to replace the rubber bumper inserts, the deletion of the side scuttle vents and lower body-edge mouldings and the inclusion of new style headlamps and a polished wood fascia panel.

From 1951 close ratio box fitted to all models.

Bristol 401 (this may be 1950)