1928 Rolls-Royce Phantom I

Zusammenfassung

  • Baujahr 
    1928
  • Automobiltyp 
    Cabriolet / Roadster
  • Lenkung 
    Links
  • Zustand 
    Gebraucht
  • Markenfarbe außen 
    Dark Red/Black
  • Innenfarbe 
    Sonstige
  • Standort
  • Außenfarbe 
    Sonstige
  • Getriebe 
    Schaltgetriebe
  • Antrieb 
    Zweirad
  • Kraftstoff 
    Benzin

Beschreibung

Coys Auction - Spring Classics
Royal Horticultural Halls
Elverton St
Westminster
London SW1

Thursday 12th march 2009
Registration Number: BF 5038 Chassis Number: S113 RP
The Springfield version of the Phantom I was produced to satisfy the demand from the US market for a left-hand-version of the successor to the great Silver Ghost; the very different driving conditions meant that a wide-spaced three-speed gearbox was more appropriate, and many clients also preferred American lighting and electrical systems. All the cars of course were as refined and superbly comfortable as the British version, to say nothing of their legendary reliability and durability. The list of Rolls-Royce clients in the 1920s is of course a compendium of the mighty of Hollywood and Wall Street, and also those who were merely immensely rich and grand. In the era before the Wall Street Crash of 1929 the Rolls-Royce saw its golden age, when society, and prosperity, seem