No Reserve: 1978 Rolls-Royce Silver Shadow II

This 1978 Rolls-Royce Silver Shadow II is a four-door saloon that was initially delivered to Rolls-Royce of Colorado Springs, Colorado, and it now shows 76k miles. It is finished in two-tone Caribbean Blue and silver over Dark Blue Connolly leather and is powered by a 6.75-liter V8 paired with a three-speed automatic transmission. Equipment includes 15″ steel wheels with polished covers, power-adjustable front seats, a Pioneer cassette stereo with a remote CD changer, rear-passenger footrests, replacement lambswool rugs, power windows, and automatic climate control. The car has won a special recognition award from the Rolls-Royce owner’s club in 2008 as well as a first place junior award from the Antique Automobile Club of America in 2011, and a Best in Class award at the 2016 Boca Raton Concours d’ Elegance. This Silver Shadow II is now offered by the selling dealer at no reserve with the window sticker, the owner’s manual, service records, various awards, a tool kit, four sets of keys, and a clean Florida title.

No Reserve: 1978 Rolls-Royce Silver Shadow II

The car left the factory finished in Caribbean Blue and it was repainted in September 1992 with a two-tone color scheme of Caribbean Blue and silver. Features include a stainless-steel Doric-inspired grille with a Spirit of Ecstasy ornament as well as and quad round headlights.

No Reserve: 1978 Rolls-Royce Silver Shadow II

The 15″ steel wheels feature polished covers with Rolls-Royce logos and are mounted withHankook Optimo H724 tires. Factory equipment includes a four-wheel independent suspension with coil springs, anti-roll bars, telescopic dampers, and a hydraulic self-leveling system. Stopping power is provided by disc brakes at all four corners.

No Reserve: 1978 Rolls-Royce Silver Shadow II

The cabin features power-adjustable front bucket seats and a rear bench trimmed in Dark Blue Connolly leather, while while burl wood trim accents the dashboard and door panels. Darker blue carpets line the floors along with replacement lambswool rugs, and additional appointments include a Blaupunkt cassette stereo, a Pioneer stereo with a remote six-disc CD changer, rear seat headrests, rear-passenger footrests, power windows, and automatic climate control. The radio antenna was repaired and the left-rear window motor was replaced in May 2024. The cruise control function and the outside temperature gauge do not work.

No Reserve: 1978 Rolls-Royce Silver Shadow II

The steering wheel frames a 140-mph speedometer alongside a warning lamp panel and a combination gauge for amperage, coolant temperature, fuel level, and oil pressure. The six-digit odometer shows 76k miles.

No Reserve: 1978 Rolls-Royce Silver Shadow II

The 6.75-liter V8 featured an aluminum-silicon alloy block and aluminum cylinder heads along with dual SU carburetors. Service in May 2024 included rebuilding the carburetors as well as replacing the fuel pump and performing an oil change and a coolant service.

No Reserve: 1978 Rolls-Royce Silver Shadow II

Power is routed to the rear wheels through a three-speed automatic transmission.

No Reserve: 1978 Rolls-Royce Silver Shadow II

A 2008 special recognition award from the Rolls-Royce Owners Club, a 2011 first place junior award from the Antique Automobile Club of America, and a Best in Class award from the 2016 Boca Raton Concours d’ Elegance are included in the sale. A copy of the window sticker, build records, a binder of service records, two sets of master keys, two sets of valet keys, a tool kit and jack, and a leather-bound owners handbook and handbook case with accessory books are also included in the sale.

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