1978 'S' Rolls Royce Corniche Convertible, DRG31230, Left Hand Drive, ex
example which benefits from extensive recent expenditure with both
mechanical and cosmetic work having been carried out with invoices for
£9671.00 recently spent.
The car has covered 43,000 miles and has a good service record since it
was brought back to the UK in 2019, the most recent invoice for mechanical
work carried out at marque specialists Bowling Ryan in the amount of
£2,200 in January this year with only a couple of hundred miles covered
since. Further invoices include 4 new Avon Turbospeed narrow band
whitewall tyres, woodwork and leather refurbishment at £829 and £895
respectively, and cosmetic renovation in the amount of £4,250. Together with the vehicle we have
full build history from the factory, old MOT's etc.
Originally supplied to a Doctor in California and specified in ivory with
tan hide with dark brown top roll and knee roll, with options to include a
bar in the driver's door !
The car presents well reflecting the recent expenditure and is responsive
to drive and a real pleasure to waft along the country lanes in the
sunshine with the roof down. Currently fitted with a period Nardi steering
wheel with invoice for £765. It is clear the owner has spent a lot of
money looking after this car since it's arrival in the UK, although the
car could be further improved over time by an enthusiastic owner which
would add value to this most desirable Rolls Royce model.
Specification of the period to include electric seats without the
troublesome ECU's of the later cars, split level climate control air
conditioning, electric windows front and rear, electric convertible roof, electric
mirrors, central locking, trip odometer, 15 inch
wheels with fresh Avon tyres all round.
Supplied with original keys, owners manuals etc.
for sale by agency on behalf of the owner who is a regular customer of
Although MOT exempt, the car will be
supplied with a new MOT with no advisory notices.
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Price : £59,995