1977 Rolls-Royce Silver Shadow with a SRT-10 V10

1977 Rolls-Royce Silver Shadow with a SRT-10 V10

This 1977 Rolls-Royce Silver Shadow is being built to compete in the 24 Hours of LeMons by the owner of Pacific Motors. The project started only two months ago after he competed on a friend’s team and wanted to build his own race car. The sedan rides a second generation Camaro front subframe and suspension, … Read more

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1961 Rolls-Royce Silver Cloud II with a LS3 V8

1961 Rolls-Royce Silver Cloud II with a LS3 V8

This 1961 Rolls-Royce Silver Cloud II was built by Charlotte Speed Shop in Charlotte, North Carolina. The company restored the car several years earlier and the owner brought it back for a performance upgrade. The luxurious sedan now rides on a custom suspension with a Flaming River steering rack, tubular control arms, QA1 adjustable coilovers, … Read more

ICON’s 1958 Rolls-Royce Silver Cloud Derelict

ICON 1958 Rolls-Royce Silver Cloud Derelict with a LS7 V8

Jonathan Ward stopped by Jay Leno’s Garage to show off his company’s newest Derelict. ICON started the project when an Australian customer wanted something to upset Rolls-Royce purists. The team started with a right-hand drive 1958 Roll Royce Silver Cloud and completely transformed it. Under the hood sits a 7.0 L LS7 V8 that makes … Read more

1979 Rolls-Royce with a Turbo LSx V8

1979 Rolls-Royce Silver Wraith with a Turbo LSx V8

This 1979 Rolls-Royce Silver Wraith was built to be a dependable daily driver that could also run down the drag strip. It was purchased at an auction with an engine that didn’t run. The sedan rides on a 2nd generation Camaro front subframe with a parallel 4-link rear suspension and adjustable coilovers on every corner. … Read more

Rolls-Royce Phantom with a Twin-Charged 2JZ

Rolls-Royce Phantom with a turbo and supercharged 2JZ inline-six

The Rolls-Royce Phantom shipped from the factory with a BMW 6.75 L N73B68 V12 capable of producing 454 hp (338 kW) and 531 lb-ft (720 Nm) of torque. It’s tough to understand what happened to this particular Phantom but I believe the V12 lost coolant and melted in October 2016. The owner decided against rebuilding … Read more