1957 Rolls-Royce Silver Cloud Technical Specifications and Dimensions

These are standard specifications - not necessarily specifications for the vehicle(s) in the photo(s).

Features

Engine Location : Front
Drive Type : Rear Wheel
Body / Chassis : Steel body on steel frame
Production Years for Series : 1950 - 1966
Coach Work : Park Ward & Co., James Young, Mulliner
Weight : 4250 lbs | 1927.768 kg

Power

Inline 6 | Flat Head
Displacement : 4887 cc | 298.2 cu in. | 4.9 L.
Power : 180 HP (132.48 KW)
Bore : 3.8 in | 95 mm.
Stroke : 4.5 in | 114 mm.
Compression : 6.8:1
Main Bearings : 7
Cylinder Block : Cast-iron
Cylinder Head : Aluminum
2 SU carburetors
Transmission:
4 Automatic

Gear Ratios

1st Gear : 13.06:1
2nd Gear : 9.00:1
3rd Gear : 4.96:1
4th Gear : 3.42:1

Production Figures

Silver Cloud I, II, and III Production (1950-1966) : 7,372
  : Silver Cloud III production totaled 2376, including 253 long wheelbases.
1957 Rolls-Royce Silver Cloud
Coupes (by Mulliner) : 2,359
Long Wheelbase Saloons (by Park Ward & Co.) : 121
Saloons : 2,359
Saloons (by James Young) : 2,359

Dimensions

Seating Capacity : 6
Doors : 4
Exterior
Length : 212.0 in | 5385 mm.
Width : 74.8 in | 1900 mm.
Wheelbase : 123.0 in | 3124 mm.
Front Track : 60.0 in | 1524 mm.
Rear Track : 60.0 in | 1524 mm.
Long Wheelbase Saloon
Coach Work : Park Ward & Co.
Weight : 4250 lbs | 1927.768 kg
Seating Capacity : 6
Doors : 4
Exterior
Length : 212.0 in | 5385 mm.
Width : 74.8 in | 1900 mm.
Wheelbase : 127.0 in | 3226 mm.
Front Track : 60.0 in | 1524 mm.
Rear Track : 60.0 in | 1524 mm.
Saloon
Coach Work : James Young
Weight : 4250 lbs | 1927.768 kg
Seating Capacity : 6
Doors : 4
Exterior
Length : 212.0 in | 5385 mm.
Width : 74.8 in | 1900 mm.
Wheelbase : 123.0 in | 3124 mm.
Front Track : 60.0 in | 1524 mm.
Rear Track : 60.0 in | 1524 mm.
Coupe
Coach Work : Mulliner
Weight : 4250 lbs | 1927.768 kg
Doors : 2
Exterior
Length : 212.0 in | 5385 mm.
Width : 74.8 in | 1900 mm.
Wheelbase : 123.0 in | 3124 mm.
Front Track : 60.0 in | 1524 mm.
Rear Track : 60.0 in | 1524 mm.
Drophead Coupe
Coach Work : Mulliner
Seating Capacity : 4
Doors : 2
Exterior
Length : 212.0 in | 5385 mm.
Width : 74.8 in | 1900 mm.
Wheelbase : 123.0 in | 3124 mm.
Front Track : 60.0 in | 1524 mm.
Rear Track : 60.0 in | 1524 mm.

Handling

Suspension
Front : Unequal length wishbones and coil springs

Rear : Rigid axle with semi-elliptic leaf springs, Z-type anti-roll bar adn electrically controlled shock absorbers

Steering
Cam and Roller

Brakes
Front Brakes : Hydraulic drums
Rear Brakes : Mechanical drums with servo-assist

Tires / Wheels
Tires : 8.20x15
Wheels : Steel disc

1957 Averages

Avg. Household Income : $4,550
Avg. Home : $12,220
Avg. Gallon of Gas : $0.24

The 1957 Rolls-Royce Silver Cloud measures 74.80 inches in width, 212.00 inches in length, and has a wheelbase of 123.00 inches.


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