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

Coachwork in the Style of Million-Guiet
Estimate: £1,000,000 - £1,400,000
SOLD £1,023,000
Chassis: 24LW
Engine: TW72
♢ 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 on an approved Bill of Lading with supporting customs documentation or by paying the applicable VAT and import duties to have the lot remain in the UK.

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 Accessories

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

Email a Specialist

©2020 by Gooding & Company Inc. | All Rights Reserved.
Unauthorized reproduction or distribution strictly prohibited.


1955 Aston Martin DB3S
Lot 13
1937 Bugatti Type 57S Atalante
Lot 15

Thank You!

Your inquiry has been received.
A representative will contact you as soon as possible.