1961 Rolls Royce Silver Cloud II
Standard Steel, 4 door sedan, 8-cylinder
Left hand drive
The 1961 Rolls Royce Silver Cloud II is undoubtedly the finest looking and most recognizable Rolls Royce ever produced and is the epitome of class, distinction, sophistication and luxury. This 1961 Silver Cloud II is one of only 2,716 that were produced between 1960 and 1962. The car was also the first to utilize Rolls-Royce’s aluminum, 6.2-liter, 230-hp V-8 engine which had been in the planning stages since 1947. It is left hand drive with a H.J. Mulliner body style
This car is in pristine condition and is equipped with both front and rear factory Air Conditioning and the "Flying Lady" emblem adorns its hood. This car is the ultimate Classic Wedding car.
- Body styled by H.J. Mulliner in post-war design
- Garage kept
- Repainted in 2005
- Rebuilt transmission in 2012
- New exhaust system and muffler in 2012
- A/C converted to R-134A (current Freon standard)
- Leather interior
- Solid walnut paneling
- 6.2 Liter V-8 (8-cyl. 6230cc/NA hp 2x1bbl)
This Rolls has had only two owners and was originally delivered to 1st owner in 1961 who ordered the car built in Crewe, England, Car was built to American Standards with a rear A/C unit. Current owner took possession in 2003 and has original 1961 sales receipt. In 2005, it was selected "All Rolls" of its style in New Orleans for a TV documentary on the life of Elvis Presley staring Jonthan Rhys Meyers.
Current Valuation per Hagerty
#1 Concours $80,000
#2 Excellent $70,000
NOTE: #2 vehicles could win a local or regional show. The paint, chrome, glass and finishes will all appear as excellent. No excessive smoke will be seen on startup, no unusual noises will emanate from the engine. The vehicle will drive as a new vehicle of its era would. The one word description for #2 vehicles is "excellent."
(+10% for factory a/c totals $77,000)