1974 Rolls-Royce Corniche Fixed Head Coupé

Lot: 246

Sold for (£): Unsold
Offered for sale is a 6.75L 1974 Rolls-Royce Corniche Fixed Head Coupé automatic that has been with the current owner for the last year. Coming with an extensive history file, this lot's condition scores 82 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

A wonderful example in great colours with excellent history...


  • Finished in Seychelles Blue with grey leather interior
  • Recent bills of over £11,000
  • The personal car of a BMW Dealer Principal
  • Recent works by noted marque experts NRT Motors to include cooling, suspension, brakes and new prop shaft
  • Desirable Harvey Bailey Handling Kit fitted in-period enabling better handling at high speed
  • Comprehensive history file that warrants the mileage of 67,000 miles
  • Two service books with 15 stamps, all but last at Rolls-Royce main agents and 15 previous MOTs



Lot Details

Registration: HSU 668 RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1974 Engine size: 6.75L
Make: Rolls-Royce Odometer reading (miles): 66445
Model: Corniche Fixed Head Coupé MOT expiry: 2018-04-08
Warranted: Yes Chassis number: CRH16986

CCA Condition Report

Overall: 82 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


Door-cards: Carpets:
Seating: Headlining:
Dashboard: Boot:


Components: Starting:
Appearance: Running:


Work conducted by Rolls-Royce specialist Nick Terry of NRT Motors, Corse Lawn, Gloucestershire in 2014/2015 included a new propshaft; new front brake discs and pads; new brake spheres; new front suspension mountings; new engine mountings; new exhaust mountings; new radiator core; new gearbox oil cooler pipes; new power steering hoses; re-gassed air conditioning and four new Avon tyres at a cost of almost £9,000. 


Gears: Drive-shaft:

Running Gear

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Suspension: Bearings:
Brakes: Wheels/Tyres:


Further works to the brakes by our vendor this year amount to some £2,500.


Minor: Major:

Vehicle History


Good service history file, original handbooks service books

About the CCA Condition Report

A lot's condition report is compiled based on information provided to CCA by the vendor of the lot. CCA has no access to lots prior to a sale but does review its condition on the day of the sale. CCA strongly recommends viewing a lot prior to a sale as it cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information provided.
Poor Numerous faults / Extensive damage / Many missing parts / Project or donor car
Fair Basic condition / Requires attention mechanically & cosmetically / Some damage / Some missing parts
Good Every-day useable classic car / Driven & enjoyed / Commensurate with age & mileage / Drives and looks as it should / Some vehicle history
Very good Almost pristine / Mechanically & cosmetically sound / Driven only occasionally / Extensive vehicle history
Excellent Pristine / Original / Documented nut & bolt ground-up restoration / Stored professionally / Trailered only / Complete vehicle history