1969 Rolls-Royce Silver Shadow I - WITHDRAWN

Guide Price: £8,000 to £10,000

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Manufacturer:  Rolls-Royce
First Registered:  1969
Model:  Silver Shadow I - WITHDRAWN
Registration No:  TFH 115G
Mileometer:  72,000
Chassis No:  SRH5256
MOT:  April 2020
Colour:  Gold
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WITHDRAWN - The Shadow 1 design was a major departure from its predecessor, the Silver Cloud. The original Shadow was 3 1⁄2 inches narrower and 7 inches shorter than the car it replaced, but nevertheless managed to offer increased passenger and luggage space. With a more modern appearance and construction, the Silver Shadow introduced many new features, such as disc brakes, and independent rear suspension. The Shadow featured a 172 hp 6.2 L V8, and an automatic gearbox.

The car's most innovative feature was a high-pressure hydraulic system licensed from Citroen with dual-circuit braking and hydraulic self levelling suspension. Rolls-Royce achieved a high degree of ride quality with this arrangement.

 A fairly early example of a Rolls-Royce Silver Shadow with the very desirable "Chippendale dash". The car is said to be in very good condition, and has had a full brake service including a new handbrake cable. The car has also just had a Service, and comes with some Service/Repair history, all the old Service Books, Manuals, a quite a few old MoTs. The original and the best Silver Shadow.

Note: This description is provided by the vendor and unless otherwise stated is 'Not Verified' by Barons or any person employed by Barons. Prospective purchasers are advised to satisfy themselves as to the accuracy of any statements made, whether they be statements of fact or opinion.

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