1978 Rolls-Royce Silver Shadow II

Lot: 122

Sold for (£): 14,430
Offered for sale is a 6.7L 1978 Rolls Royce Silver Shadow II automatic that has been with the current owner for the last 3 years. Coming with an extensive history file, this lot's condition scores an impressive 108 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

Only 46,232 miles, Jack Barclay-supplied, and celebrity provenance...

  • A right-hand drive, Shadow II supplied new on 3/11/1978 at a cost of £25,547.11
  • Finished in Champagne (9510374) with Dark Brown Coach lines and Sundym glass 
  • Seats and Top Roll in Dark Brown Hide, Dark Brown carpets, and Fawn Cirrus headling
  • Fascinating history file, 21 Service stamps in two books. Fresh MOT prior to the auction
  • The car's first owner was the leading songwriter Tony Hiller (ATV Music). He wrote dozens of UK Top Tens, won the Eurovision Song Contest, and his songs were recorded by over 500 Artists



Lot Details

Registration: YUU 279T RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1978 Engine size: 6.7L
Make: Rolls Royce Odometer reading (miles): 46232
Model: Silver Shadow II MOT expiry: 2020-02-20
Warranted: No Chassis number: SRH35841

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 108 / 135


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Vehicle History


The car's first owner was the leading songwriter Tony Hiller (ATV Music). He wrote dozens oh UK Top Tens, won the Eurovision Song Contest (Brotherhood of Man) and his songs were recorded by over 500 Artist

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