1991 Rolls-Royce Silver Spirit Emperor State Landaulet


1991 Rolls-Royce Silver Spirit Emperor State Landaulet

1991 Rolls-Royce Silver Spirit Emperor State Landaulet

The sole Emperor State Landaulet was built for Stephen Berry of Sydney Australia for the ‘Chauffeur of Dreams’ project.

It was delivered November 11th 1992 as an Emperor State Landaulet built on a donor 1989 Rolls-Royce Silver Spur.

Like the Emperor State Limousines, the Landaulet was coachbuilt by Hooper Coachbuilt Cars as a fully monocoque tub.

George Moseley at Hooper was responsible for stretching the car 22.5 inches which included new new doors, new glass, a raised roof and the removable targa panel at the rear.

In Detail

submitted byRichard Owen
typeOne Of
built atCrewe, England
production1
price £/td>£350,000
engineV8
block materialAluminum
valvetrainOHV
fuel feedSU Carburetors or Bosch Injection
displacement6750 cc / 411.9 in³
bore104.0 mm / 4.09 in
stroke99.1 mm / 3.9 in
compression8.0:1
power193.9 kw / 260.0 bhp @ 4000 rpm
specific output38.52 bhp per litre
torque380.0 nm / 280.3 ft lbs @ 2500 rpm
body / frameUnit Steel
driven wheelsFront Engine / RWD
steeringRack & Pinion w/ Power Assist
transmission3-Speed Auto
gear ratios2.50:1, 1.50:1, 1.00:1
final drive3.08:1