Lot 145

2019   |   Scottsdale Auctions 2019

1957 Rolls-Royce Silver Cloud I Drophead Coupe

Coachwork by H.J. Mulliner

SOLD $417,500

Estimate

$450,000 - $600,000

Chassis

LSDD146

Engine

SD73

Car Highlights

Fitted New with Desirable H.J. Mulliner Open Custom Coachwork

Extreme Rarity as One of Just 12 Left-Hand-Drive Examples Built

Believed to Have Had Only Three Private Owners from New

Elegant Marque-Specialist Restoration; Retaining Original Engine

Accompanied by Build Sheet Copies and Historical Documents

Technical Specs

4,887 CC Inline OHV 6-Cylinder Engine

Twin SU Carburetors

178 BHP

4-Speed Automatic Transmission

4-Wheel Hydraulic Drum Brakes

Front Independent Suspension with Coil Springs

Rear Live Axle with Semi-Elliptical Leaf Springs

Saleroom Addendum

*Please note that this vehicle was recently serviced by British Automotive Repair in Scottsdale, Arizona. The invoice from that service accompanies the sale and can be viewed in The Archives or by contacting a specialist. During the recent service, significant corrosion was detected in the exhaust system, which will require attention prior to use. Online bidding is not available for this vehicle.

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