1915 Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost

London-Edinburgh Tourer

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1915
  • Car type 
    Convertible / Roadster
  • Drive 
    RHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Exterior brand colour 
    Silver Grey
  • Interior colour 
    Other
  • Interior type 
    Leather
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

RM Auctions: Automobiles of Amelia Island
March 13, 2010
ADMISSION:
Admission to this sale requires the purchase of the offical auction catalog for $100. The catalog will admit two and must be presented at the entrance to the sale to be granted entry.
AUCTION LOCATION
The Ritz-Carlton
4750 Amelia Island Parkway
Amelia Island, Florida
32034
SALE DATES:
March 13, 2010
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
(viewing starts at 9:00 AM)
PREVIEW DATES:
March 12, 2010
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
March 11, 2010
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Chassis No.
23ED
Estimate:
$400,000-$500,000 US
AUCTION DATE:
To be auctioned on
Saturday, March 13, 2010
OFFERED WITHOUT RESERVE
40/50 hp, 7,428 cc L-head six-cylinder engine, four-speed manual transmission, solid front axle, semi-elliptic leaf springs, live rear axle with cantilever leaf spring platform suspension, two-wheel mechanical brakes. Wheelbase: 143"
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