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Rolls-Royce Silver Spur
Emperor Sports saloon


Contents of this page
1. General information about this car
2. Photos to introduce the car; if available
3. Copies of documentation, such as specifications and details of the Hooper coachbuilding; if available
4. Photos from the internet, Facebook and other sources; if available




Colour exterior

Claret red

Model year



Colour interior

Front Burgundy hide, rear Burgundy Parkertex

First owner

Mr W.A. Manoukian, London



ALR814Y, RYR517Y, 8118PE

Factory features

Parkertex Savoy Velvet to rear of front seats, rear doors, rear of front head rests cam shells
SURE communication diplexed aerial for radio and telephone

Hooper coachbuilt

Electric glass sunroof with faux leather cover blind
Hooper coachbuilt smaller rear window
Rolls-Royce badges to rear quarter panels
Colour co-ordinated bumper bars with polished stainless steel infills
Polished stainless steel wheel arch surrounds and sills (thin style)
Hooper badge to left hand side rear of boot lid and Emperor badge to right hand side rear of boot lid
Front fog lamps, traditional style mounted under front bumper bar
Picnic tables in the rear of the front seats
Two hand-crafted cabinets in the rear of the front seats with two crystal decanters and glasses
Hooper sill tread plates

Further remarks

The only Emperor sports saloon made by Hooper
In the same ownership until 1995
Auctioned by Sotheby, June 14 1997, Northants
After the Annual Rally 2013 shipped to the U.S.

3. Copies of documentation

4. Photos from the internet, Facebook and other sources

The RREC Annual Rally in 2013:

Photos from 2014:


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