• A life less ordinary in a 1978 Rolls-Royce Silver Shadow II

    2 monthes ago - By NZ Life & Leisure

    Once the domain of royalty and rock stars, a glamorous Rolls-Royce is living the ordinary life in Rotorua - well, almost. Words: Ann Warnock Photos: David Whorwood The most excruciating 15 minutes of David Tomlinson's life came in his 1978 Rolls-Royce Silver Shadow II. “I wanted to treat the Rolls to a touchless car wash but as the doors closed behind us water started leaking underneath the windscreen wipers, down to the foot pedals and around my feet. I was sitting in 15cm of shampoo, bubbles and wax.” The car-wash chaos happened soon after David bought his luxury saloon in 2013. The...
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