1928 Rolls-Royce Phantom I

Torpedo '17 EX'

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1928
  • Car type 
    Convertible / Roadster
  • Drive 
    RHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Exterior brand colour 
    Blue
  • Interior colour 
    Other
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

RM Auctions: Automobiles of London
October 28, 2009
ADMISSION:
Admission to this event requires the purchase of an official auction catalogue available for £70. The catalogue admits two and must be presented at the entrance to the sale to be granted entry.
AUCTION LOCATION
Battersea Evolution
Chelsea Bridge Entrance, Battersea Park
London, United Kingdom SW11 4NJ
SALE DATES:
October 28, 2009
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM GMT
(viewing starts at 10:00 AM)
PREVIEW DATES:
October 27, 2009
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM GMT
October 28, 2009
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM GMT
Chassis No.
17EX
Estimate:
£500,000-£800,000
AUCTION DATE:
To be auctioned on
Wednesday, October 28, 2009
OFFERED WITHOUT RESERVE
92.6 hp, 7,668 cc overhead valve inline six-cylinder engine, four-speed manual gearbox, forged beam front axle with semi-elliptic leaf springs, rear cantilever leaf springs, four-wheel rod and cable-operated drum brakes. Wheelbase: 144"
First introduced in 1925, the Rolls-Royce New Phantom (later known as the Phantom I) boast