1980 Rolls-Royce Silver Wraith II LWB

$18,500

Year
1980
Make
Rolls-Royce
Model
Silver Wraith II
Stock
2756
Vin
LRL40x
Miles
68,068
Engine Size
8 cyl.
Transmission Type
Automatic
Drivetrain
RWD

THIS 1980 ROLLS-ROYCE SILVER WRAITH II LWB IS LOCATED IN: ORLANDO, FL 32824

Rolls-Royce considered offering a more exclusive, long-wheelbase Phantom VII model based on the Silver Shadow, but production was not pursued and no prototypes were built. Instead, a long-wheelbase variant, some 4 inches longer to provide additional rear seat legroom, was offered in the United States from May 1969, and available to domestic customers from early 1970. A pilot series of ten long wheelbase cars had been built in 1967 and sold, one of them to Princess Margaret. Some long-wheelbase models were fitted with a privacy glass divider. Outside of North America, the cars with a divider were fitted with a separate air conditioning unit mounted in the boot - North American safety laws made this impossible, as the petrol tank would have had to be relocated. The cars with a divider lost the entire gain in wheelbase. The glass divider was electrically retractable.

Initially, the long-wheelbase model did not have a separate name, but in 1976, with the introduction of the Silver Shadow II, the longer car was dubbed the Silver Wraith II.

The Wraith II is identified by all alterations found on the Silver Shadow II and additionally an Everflex-covered roof (also available as an option on the Silver Shadow II), a smaller, more formal rear window (some customers deleted the smaller back window: for example Joe Bamford of JCB) and different wheel covers. Some Silver Wraith IIs were also fitted with electric divisions which took up the extra four inches of leg room in the rear.

• CLEAN TITLE
• THIS ROLLS-ROYCE HAS 68,068 MILES
• LONG WHEEL BASE
• LIMITED PRODUCTION OF ONLY 2,135
• 8 CYL. ENGINE
• AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
• NEW BATTERY
• POWER STEERING
• POWER BRAKES
• POWER WINDOWS
• AIR CONDITIONING
• UPGRADED STEREO
• NARDI WOOD WHEEL
• WELL MAINTAINED, GARAGE KEPT
• RUNS AND DRIVES

Engine

Engine Type
Engine Size
8 cyl.
Fuel Specification

Body

Body Color
BLUE
Body Style
Sedan
Doors
4
Paint Type

Basic

Year
1980
Make
Rolls-Royce
Model
Silver Wraith II
Miles
68,068

Interior

Interior Color
Blue
Secondary Interior Color
Seating Type
Seat Material
Shifter Type
Center Console
No

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