Classic Rolls-Royce

  • ROLLS-ROYCE CORNICHE BUYER’S GUIDE

    ROLLS-ROYCE CORNICHE BUYER’S GUIDE

    Matt Bell on 5th August 2019

    An early Rolls-Royce Corniche will take classic motoring to a new level and we show what to look for when viewing one of these upmarket coupes.

  • ROLLS ROYCE BRAKE FLUID AVAILABLE

    ROLLS ROYCE BRAKE FLUID AVAILABLE

    Matt Bell on 19th July 2019

    Rolls-Royce and Bentley specialist Flying Spares has announced the reintroduction of RR363 brake fluid, suitable for Silver Shadow and all previous models.

  • MARKET TRENDS – LUXURY ICONS

    MARKET TRENDS – LUXURY ICONS

    Matt Bell on 3rd July 2019

    In this Market Trends we look at three luxury icons; the Bentley Continental R and T, Rolls-Royce Silver Shadow and Mercedes W100…

  • SIXTIES SALOONS – LUXURY CLASS

    SIXTIES SALOONS – LUXURY CLASS

    Matt Bell on 7th May 2019

    The 1950s and 1960s saw the concept of the luxury saloon change almost beyond recognition. We take a look at the shift in persp

  • ONE LAST DRIVE BEFORE ULEZ

    ONE LAST DRIVE BEFORE ULEZ

    Matt Bell on 26th April 2019

    After much furore and discussion, the controversial new Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) for central London was finally put in place a few weeks ago. The new rules mean certain classic cars now face a daily charge whenever they enter the zone, and unlike the outgoing Congestion Charge, it’s applied 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

  • ARISTOCARS AT BEAULIEU

    ARISTOCARS AT BEAULIEU

    Matt Bell on 21st March 2019

    Three luxury cars dubbed the ‘Aristocars’ from episode four of the latest Top Gear series are to go on show as part of  the World of Top Gear exhibition at the National Motor Museum, Beaulieu.

  • ROLLS-ROYCE SILVER SHADOW BUYER’S GUIDE

    ROLLS-ROYCE SILVER SHADOW BUYER’S GUIDE

    Matt Bell on 19th March 2019

    Arguably Rolls-Royce’s most important model to date, the Shadow still represents excellent value. Here’s what you need to know before buying one.

  • DVCA NOVEMBER REVIEW

    DVCA NOVEMBER REVIEW

    Matt Bell on 12th December 2018

    Dorset Vintage and Classic Auctions’ autumn sale took place at its excellent Athelhampton House venue near Dorchester on Thursday November 29. Though the sale was populated with hundreds of classics, it did contain plenty of variety, with cars spanning a period of 85 years!

  • MARKET TRENDS – BENTLEY & ROLLS-ROYCE

    MARKET TRENDS – BENTLEY & ROLLS-ROYCE

    Glenn Rowswell on 1st May 2018

    Internal competition was rife between Rolls-Royce and Bentley models since the former acquired the latter in 1931. With T Series Bentleys fetching more than their Silver Shadow equivalents, is the same true for their Arnage and Silver Seraph descendants?