Top Gear tested the Rolls Royce Phantom Drophead Coupe in the latest show, and as usual it was an amusing event. Watch James May testing the car and see what he has to say about it!
Rolls-Royce Motor Cars has confirmed that a series version of the two-door, four-seat experimental car, 101EX, will be launched in 2008. Production is scheduled to begin next summer. It will be hand-built at the company’s manufacturing plant in Goodwood, England.
At the 9th Annual White Tie and Tiara Ball held to raise money for the Elton John AIDS Foundation, a Rolls-Royce Phantom Drophead Coupé has been sold for $1.6 million.
Seen pictures of those dictators that met their end in a Mercedes? Want more security than you can get in a Secret Service Cadillac? Need to know that you will arrive where you want, when you want? Treat bullets, missiles, grenades and IED’s as the functional equivalent of potholes?
You’ve come to the right place.
Your Rolls-Royce is ready, sir:
1904 is the year that represents the founding brick of what today is one of the most luxurious and expensive automobile manufacturers – The Rolls Royce Company.
The name Rolls Royce is derived from Charles S. Rolls and Henry Royce. These two had absolutely nothing in common. The first was of aristocratic descent, with a distinctive education, whilst the second was the son of an impoverished miller, yet they both teamed up and made one hell of a corporation.