1928 ROLLS-ROYCE CUSTOM SPEEDSTER - 181506 Sold* at Scottsdale 2015 - Lot #5036 1928 ROLLS-ROYCE CUSTOM SPEEDSTER https://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/181506/181506_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
Lot #5036   1928 ROLLS-ROYCE CUSTOM SPEEDSTER
Auction Scottsdale 2015
Reserve NO RESERVE
Status Sold
Price
Lot 5036
Year 1928
Make ROLLS-ROYCE
Model
Style CUSTOM SPEEDSTER
*Includes Buyer Commission
Details
VIN 309135
Exterior Color ALUMINIUM
Interior Color BURGUNDY
Cylinders 12
Engine Size 27 LITER
Transmission 3-SPEED MANUAL
Description
Lot #5036 - Called Thunderbolt, this 1928 Rolls-Royce Custom dual-cowl, dual V-windshield Torpedo Phaeton is powered by a 650hp 27 Liter Rolls Royce V12 airplane Merlin engine. Its coupled to a Cadillac transmission and frame. Literally over 10,000 hours and several years were spent to expertly craft this impressive one-of-a-kind custom car. The all-aluminum and hand-laid teakwood body is complemented by brass accents, period gauges and accessories. It has beautiful distressed leather seats and knock-off wire wheels. It's a very authentic and period appearing 1930s-style custom car that is super fun to drive and guaranteed to stop traffic whereever you go. This car has been featured on "My Classic Car" with Dennis Gage.
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