An very elegant Phantom II Continental by Thrupp & Maberly featured in the Rolls Royce Phantom II Continental book
Chassis 29TA still wears its original Thrupp & Maberly sports saloon body and is trimmed in blue-grey hides with an exquisite burled walnut interior. Its two-toned blue exterior still features special-order components from new, dual side-mounted spare wheels, a retractable rear luggage rack, a full-size sliding sunshine roof, Ace deluxe wheel discs, a centre driving light, and dual “Wind tone” trumpet horns.Records validate this Rolls-Royce’s participation in numerous concours events, meets, and tours since it was first delivered to its original owner, F. Parkinson, Esq. A documented history of the car validates its significant life, with many decades spent in the forgiving climate of California. Photographs of the car appeared in the esteemed Rolls-Royce Owners’ Club publication The Flying Lady, as well as on page 241 of the definitive publication The Rolls-Royce Phantom II Continental by Raymond Gentile.add to wishlist
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This striking Phantom II Continental is the epitome of 1930's motoring. The striking wing treatment makes this car look very sporty and is complemented by Lucas P100 and duel wind tone trumpet horns.
The car present well and the interior is welcoming. The dash board has an impressive layout of clocks typical of a Rolls Royce's of the 1930's.
The TA series was the second to last and ultimate in development terms of Phantom II and Continental and of the 102 chassis produced within this series, just 15 were to Continental short wheelbase specification
This wonderful, original Super specification 356 has spent its whole life in California and more recently Nevada. As confirmed by the Factory Certificate of Authenticity, it was delivered new in its current colour combination of black paintwork with black interior trim, a rare combination at the time. It was also fitted with the chrome wheel option from new. Correct Hella spotlights adorn the nose of the car, whilst the interior boasts original headrests and a Nardi wood-rimmed steering wheel.