1979 Rolls Royce Silver Shadow II

Lot: 824

Sold for (£): 17,600
Offered for sale is a 6.75L 1979 Rolls-Royce Silver Shadow 2 automatic that has been with the current owner for the last year. Coming with an extensive history file, this lot's condition scores an impressive 119 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

A fully restored Shadow II superbly finished in Dark Sapphire Blue...

  • Built in 1979 (RHD), supplied new to a Hong Kong Embassy, and registered Feb 1980
  • Imported to Italy in 1994/5. Recently returned home and UK registered
  • Fully restored in Italy at Modena Classic Works in 2015 (140 photos)
  • Just serviced with plugs, leads, distributor cap, fluids etc
  • Full set of R-R tools, Workshop manuals. Two keys. MoT until May 2019 (no advisories)


Lot Details

Registration: ETH 557V RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1979 Engine size: 6.75L
Make: Rolls-Royce Odometer reading (miles): 64000
Model: Silver Shadow 2 MOT expiry: 2019-04-27
Warranted: Yes Chassis number: SRH 38928

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 119 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


Dark Sapphire Blue Metallic.


Door-cards: Carpets:
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Dashboard: Boot:


Magnolia Hide with Black Top Roll.


Components: Starting:
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Gears: Drive-shaft:

Running Gear

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Vehicle History


Built Nov 79 RHD. Supplied to Hong Kong Embassy and registered Feb 1980. Car returned to Italy in 1994/5 when HK returned to Chinese.

Underwent a full restoration at Modena Classic Works in 2015.

Forming part of the private collection of ex Ferrari Works Driver Pier Angelo Masselli. (http://www.pierangelomasselli.it/)

Over 140 photos of the restoration both external and internal.



About the 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