ROLLS ROYCE SILVER CLOUD II 1961 EXCEPTIONAL (1961)

£42,995

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Description

ROLLS ROYCE SILVER CLOUD II 1961 FINISHED IN MASONS BLACK WITH GOLD PIN LINES AND ORIGINAL BEIGE HIDE UPHOLSTERY WITH ORIGINAL FAWN HEADLINING. AUTOMATIC, POWERED STEERING, ELECTRIC WINDOWS, COMBINED PARKING AND BLINKING LIGHTS AND SPLIT BENCH FRONT SEAT.
THIS EXCEPTIONAL EXAMPLE WAS SUPPLIED NEW IN JERSEY IN 1961.  THE FIRST OWNER KEPT THE CAR UNTIL 1978 WHEN THE SECOND JERSEY RESIDENT PURCHASED IT.
BY 1982, IT HAD ONLY COVERED 63,573 MILES FROM NEW WHEN THE THIRD OWNER PURCHASED IT AND REGISTERED IT IN THE U.K.
IN 1989, THE FOURTH OWNER PURCHASED THE CAR WHEN THE MILEAGE WAS 71,116.  
IN 1997, THE LAST OWNER OF 23 YEARS, PURCHASED THE CAR WHEN THE MILEAGE WAS 73,025.
THERE IS A HUGE, COMPREHENSIVE, DOCUMENTED HISTORY FILE WITH THE CAR - TOO MUCH TO MENTION HERE, BUT HIGHLIGHTS ARE, IN 1991, A BARE METAL GLASS OUT PHOTOGRAPHIC AND DOCUMENTED RESTORATION WAS CARRIED OUT, WITH INVOICE ON FILE FOR £10,500 AND IN 2001 WHEN THE CAR HAD COVERED 74,078 MILES, THE CAR WAS TAKEN TO BROUGHTONS  MAIN ROLLS ROYCE DEALER WHERE A COMPLETE ENGINE REBUILD WAS CARRIED OUT, INCLUDING UNLEADED CONVERSION INVOICES ON FILE FOR £11,000.  ALONG WITH THE HUGE AMOUNT OF INVOICES FOR SERVICING AND MAINTENANCE FROM NEW. THE HISTORY FILE CONTAINS 26 EXPIRED MOTS, OLD TAX DISCS, ORIGINAL BUILD SHEET FROM ROLLS ROYCE, ETC, ETC.
THIS SILVER CLOUD IS IN EXCEPTIONAL CONDITION  AND HAS ONLY COVERED 5,000 MILES SINCE THE ENGINE REBUILD AND A GENUINE 79,000 MILES FROM NEW. JUST BEEN SERVICED AND WILL BE SUPPLIED WITH A NEW MOT.
DRIVES IMPECCABLY.

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Specs

Essentials

  • Mileage: 71,116
  • Year: 1961
  • Doors: 4
  • Body type: Saloon
  • Transmission type: Automatic
  • Fuel type: Petrol
  • Colour: Black

Details

  • Engine layout: Front Engined
  • Aspiration: Normally Aspirated
  • Engine size (Litres): 6.2
  • Engine configuration: V8
  • Cylinders: 8
  • Driven wheels: Rear Wheel Drive
  • Previous owners: 4

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