Lot 65

2016   |   Pebble Beach Auctions 2016

1947 Rolls-Royce Silver Wraith Convertible

Coachwork by J.S. Inskip

Estimate

$1,250,000 - $2,000,000

Chassis

WYA26

Engine

W191A

Car Highlights

Spectacular Example of Custom Coachwork by J.S. Inskip

Built to the Order of Eccentric Millionaire Tommy Manville Jr.

Displayed at the 1949 New York International Motor Show

Outstanding Provenance with Only Five Owners from New

A Must for the Serious Rolls-Royce Collector

Technical Specs

4,257 CC F-Head Inline 6-Cylinder Engine

Single Stromberg Carburetor

Estimated 126 BHP

4-Speed Manual Gearbox

4-Wheel Servo-Assisted Drum Brakes

Independent Front Suspension with Coil Springs

Live Rear Axle with Semi-Elliptical Leaf Springs

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