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Rolls-Royce Silver Spur II
1990 - 1993



Number manufactured

My own counting: 1,658
Some other sources: 1,658.

First and last chassis number

First chassis number: SCAZN02A7LCX31002 (1990).
Last chassis number: SCAZN00AXPCX46781 (1993).

Dimensions, kerb weight, performance

The same specifications as the Rolls-Royce Silver Spur, with the exception of the weight and the turning circle.

Length
width
height

537 cm; 538 cm at American cars
189 cm, 201 cm with mirrors
148 cm

Wheel base

316 cm

Turning circle

13.4 m

Kerb weight

2380 kg

Acceleration 0 - 100 km/h

10.6 seconds

Top speed

126 mph, 202 km/h

Characteristics and peculiarities

Backgrounds of this model
- The Silver Spur II is the successor of the Silver Spur.
- In the meantime Bentley followed a model line of their own.

Original characteristics
- The engine is the 6750 cc V8 with 226 bhp at 4300 rpm.
- Alloy wheels and stainless steel trims with painted rings.
- The rear seats are electrically adjustable.
- Separate telephone jack socket in the rear.
- Restyled facia with two extra 'bulls-eye' outlets, inlaid and crossbanded burr walnut, steering wheel trimmed in leather.
- Front seats electrically heated and with power operated pneumatic lumbar support.
- An identification plate "SILVER SPUR II".
- The Bentley Turbo R Bosch K Motronic fuel injection management system.
- Adaptive ride and improved handling.
- Improved anti-theft alarm.
- Parking brake with automatic release linked to the gear selector.
- The Silver Spur II could optionally be ordered with an airbag in the steering wheel.

Model year 1992
- From model year 1992 on all models have a GM 4L80-E four-speed automatic gearbox.

Model year 1993
- A new in-car entertainment system that includes a combined radio, stereo cassette and compact disc player, which can be operated by both front and rear occupants.
- An ultrasonic security system.
- An electrochromic interior rear view mirror.

Production and chassis numbers

Identification of the model in the chassis number
The chassis number of a Silver Spur II has:
- the letter A on the third position
- the letter N on the fifth position
- a number between 31002 and 36322 (model years 1990 and 1991)
- a number between 44001 and 46781 (model years 1992 and 1993).
The following model has the same identification:
- Mulliner Spur (between the numbers 31347 and 36065)

Further details about the production and the chassis numbers
- The chassis numbers in the years 1990 up to and including 2003 are assigned in separate series per model type (often per model year as well) or in separate series per model. A model type stands for e.g. the standard saloon models (Silver Spirit, Brooklands), the long wheelbase models (Silver Spur, Bentley LWB), the 2-door coupé models (Continental R, Continental T, et cetera).
- In 1990 and 1991 the numbers of the following models are mixed within the same series of numbers: Silver Spirit II, Silver Spur II, Bentley Turbo R, Bentley Turbo R LWB, Bentley Mulsanne S, Bentley Mulsanne SL, Bentley Eight, Rolls-Royce Mulliner Spur.
- In 1992 the numbers of the following models are mixed within the same series of numbers: Silver Spirit II, Silver Spur II, Bentley Turbo R, Bentley Turbo R LWB, Bentley Mulsanne S, Bentley Mulsanne SL, Bentley Eight.
- In 1993 the numbers of the following models are mixed within the same series of numbers: Silver Spirit II, Silver Spur II, Bentley Turbo R, Bentley Turbo R LWB, Bentley Brooklands, Bentley Brooklands LWB.

Series of numbers and unused numbers
- The numbers 44589 - 46000 between the model years 1992 and 1993 have not been used.

Numbers LHD / RHD

Left-hand drive

Right-hand drive

Model year

Number

% (p yr)

Number

% (p yr)

Total

1990

491

80%

123

20%

614

1991

624

86%

101

14%

725

1992

82

67%

41

33%

123

1993

150

77%

46

23%

196

Total

1.347

81%

311

19%

1,658

Some chassis numbers

In the list below only the first 10 chassis numbers (model year 1990) and the last 10 (model year 1993) occur.

Model year 1990
SCAZN02A7LCX31002
SCAZN02D6LCX31003
SCAZN02A2LCX31005
SCAZN00A2LCH31009
SCAZN02D3LCX31010
SCAZN02AXLCH31014
SCAZN02D1LCX31040
SCAZN02D7LCX31043
SCAZN02AXLCH31045
SCAZN02D2LCX31046

Model year 1993
SCAZN00AXPCX46750
SCAZN00D9PCX46751
SCAZN02A4PCH46758
SCAZN00A5PCX46767
SCAZN02A0PCH46773
SCAZN00A4PCX46775
SCAZN00A8PCX46777
SCAZN00A1PCX46779
SCAZN00A8PCX46780
SCAZN00AXPCX46781



Rolls-Royce Silver Spur II, model year 1990, press photos
(picture above and pictures below).








Rolls-Royce Silver Spur II, model year 1991, press photo:




Rolls-Royce Silver Spur II, model year 1993, press photos:









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