Lot 14

2020   |   Passion of a Lifetime

1919 Rolls-Royce 40/50 HP Silver Ghost Alpine Eagle Tourer

Coachwork by the Style of Million-Guiet

SOLD £1,023,000

Estimate

£1,000,000 - £1,400,000

Chassis

24LW

Engine

TW72

Car Highlights

A Stunning and Utterly Unique Example of “The Best Car in the World”

High-Performance Alpine Eagle Speed Model with Desirable Factory Options

Originally Delivered to Uruguayan Politician, Diplomat, and Businessman

Diego Pons

Magnificent Restoration Performed by Marque Specialist P & A Wood

and Steve Penny

Exquisitely Detailed Throughout and Presented with Period-Correct Accessorie

Technical Specs

7,428 CC L-Head Inline 6-Cylinder Engine

Single Updraft Rolls-Royce Carburetor

50 HP at 1,500 RPM

4-Speed Manual Gearbox

Rear-Wheel Mechanical Drum Brakes

Front Solid Axle with Semi-Elliptical Leaf Springs and Shock Absorbers

Rear Live Axle with Cantilever Leaf Springs and Shock Absorbers

Saleroom Addendum

♢ Please note that this lot is Swiss registered and has Swiss registration. This lot has entered the UK on a temporary import bond, which must be cancelled either by exporting the lot outside the UK.

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