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Rolls-Royce Silver Wraith II


Full name

Rolls-Royce Silver Wraith II

 

Production

- Years of production: from 1977 up to and including 1980.
- Number of production: 2.135.
- Percentage of the complete production (40.957): 5,2%

 

Chassisnumbers

- The first character of the chassisnumber of every Silver Wraith II is a L and the second is a R.
- The right-hand drive Silver Wraith II has on the third position always a H, the left-hand drive has a X, F, G, K or L.
- The lowest number in the chassisnumbers of the Silver Wraith II is 30083, the highest is 41648.
- Examples: LRF30083 and LRH41648.

 

What makes this model unique

- All distinguishing marks of the Silver Shadow II
- The distinguishing marks of the Long Wheelbase: lengthening of 4 inches (10 cm) directly behind the B-pillar, lengthened rear doors, smaller rear windows, an everflex covered roof, badge on the C-pillar
- The same wheel covers as the Corniche
- Identification plate "SILVER WRAITH II" on the boot lid

 

Further details and special features

- The same characteristics as the Silver Shadow II
- A division as an option; in that case an extra air intake grille, an extra battery and separate units for airco and radio
- The Silver Wraith II is not delivered in the Anniversary-version





The Silver Wraith II can be identified by this identification plate on the boot lid.
Picture: the plate of the LRK38266 from 1979.



The Silver Wraith II just like the Silver Shadow Long Wheelbase can't be identified at the front side. Only the wheel covers betray that it deals with a Silver Wraith II. The everflex covered roof is standard on the Silver Wraith II.
Picture: the LRX35463 from 1978.



The lengthening of 4 inches benefits only the rear passengers and is visible on the lengthened rear doors.
Picture: the LRK35652 from 1979.



The American Silver Wraith II just like the American Silver Shadow II has the petrol filler door in the left C-pillar and has kept the side-marker lamps.
Picture: the LRL39353 from 1980.



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