A beautifully presented Silver Shadow 1 formally owned by Jamiroquai frontman Jay Kay, and more importantly used throughout one of their latest videos 'Nights out in the Jungle'
The car is a particularly fine example having lived a largely sheltered life enjoyed by just four previous keepers, and having covered just 42,000 miles. The Shadow owes much of its preservation to its second owner who cherished it from 1981 until 2008 and used it only occasionally until early 2008, when it was sold by his daughter.
There is a comprehensive history file, which includes many invoices, as well as the car's original book pack and service book. Stamped service documentation is as follows ;
Most recent servicing & maintenance has been carried out by local Rolls Royce specialist Wilton Morgan Engineering.
Originally finished in Regency Bronze, the paintwork was becoming tired and Jay Kay had the car professionally, bare-metal repainted and refurbished under the watchful eye of marque specialists Graeme Hunt at a cost of £22,567 in June 2015. It now sports a deep coat of Rolls-Royce Black Emerald Metallic, a really head-turning colour particularly when the sun shines. It’s rare to find a Silver Shadow with such sensible mileage and in this condition,