1979 Rolls-Royce Silver Shadow II

Lot: 233

Sold for (£): Unsold
Offered for sale is a 6.75L 1979 Rolls-Royce Silver Shadow II automatic that has been with the current owner for the last 12 years. Coming with an extensive history file, this lot's condition scores an impressive 109 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

A superb Shadow ll, rather stylish in Causeway Grey Metallic...


  • Delivered new to HR Owen and first registered by them as their demonstrator on 'RR 1'
  • Recommissioned at FP Classic Automotive. 64,000 miles corroborated by the extensive history
  • Originally Shell Grey and now refinished in Causeway Grey Metallic, a late Range Rover colour 
  • Absolutely classic RR interior with lovely soft light grey hide and excellent figured walnut veneers
  • Just fully serviced. Brakes overhauled including calipers, lines, pads. Fresh MOT until February 2020
  • Interesting Owner's File with the original handbooks, service books and many invoices from HR Owen and latterly marque specialists


Lot Details

Registration: ERY 935T RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1979 Engine size: 6.75L
Make: Rolls-Royce Odometer reading (miles): 64000
Model: Silver Shadow II MOT expiry: 2020-02-29
Warranted: Yes Chassis number: SRH36123

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 109 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


Causeway Grey Metallic. Black Everflex Roof. Quarter Badges. Badge Bar. White Walls.


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Light Grey Hide.


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Just serviced with Brakes Overhauled including calipers, lines, pads, and RR363 fluid replaced. Having owned several Silver Shadow 2 we can genuinely say this is the best handling, most responsive car we have driven. We are convinced the car has had a Harvey Bailey handling kit fitted at some point.


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Vehicle History


First registered by HR Owen as their demonstrator on RR 1. Supplied shortly after to DM Baylin Trading Co LTD. Purchased in 1984 and retained until 2018 by the same owner. Comes complete with original handbooks, Service Books and a large History File of hard copy invoices from HR Owen and latterly marque specialists.

About the Condition Report

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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