Classic Car Catalogue
Rolls Royce 1953
Silver Dawn (6 cyl., 4566 cc; wb: 3050 mm)
Silver Wraith (6 cyl., 4566 cc; wb: 3225/3380 mm)
Phantom IV (8 cyl., 5675 cc; wb: 3680 mm)
Silver Dawn was introduced in July 1949 with the 4 ¼ -litre engine as the smaller export-only model, with the steel saloon body of the 'standard' Bentley. It became readily available on the home market in the autumn 1953, by which time it had acquired the 4 ½ -litre engine and the longer body of the R Type Bentley.