1938 Rolls-Royce Wraith

Seven-Passenger Limousine

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1938
  • Car type 
    Saloon
  • Drive 
    RHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Exterior brand colour 
    Black
  • Interior colour 
    Other
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

RM Auctions: Automobiles of London

October 29, 2008
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Preview:
October 28 10:00 am - 5:30 pm
October 29 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

ADMISSION:
Admission to this event requires the purchase of an official auction catalog available for £50.00. 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 SW11 4NJ

4,257 cc overhead valve inline six-cylinder engine, four-speed manual transmission, independent front suspension with coil springs, live rear axle with semi-elliptic leaf springs, four-wheel servo-assisted brakes. Wheelbase: 136" (3,450mm)

Rolls-Royce’s involvement in North America dates back to the early twentieth century when company co-founder C.S. Rolls brought three cars to compete at New York’s Empire City track. An exhibit at