Rolls-Royce News

  • 2016 Rolls-Royce Dawn spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

    Rolls-Royce recently confirmed that the planned convertible version of the stunning, incomparable Wraith coupe will revive the marque's illustrious Dawn nameplate, and now we have our most revealing spy shots of the car yet. The new Rolls-Royce Dawn is set to go on sale early next year and will likely make its world debut at this September’s 2015 Frankfurt Auto Show. Like the Rolls-Royce Phantom convertible, or drophead as the automaker refers to its open-top models, the Dawn will feature a soft, cloth roof that’s fully automated, of course. Apart from this change, the Dawn should...

  • Rolls-Royce Wraith 'Inspired by Music'
    Rolls-Royce Turns To Music For Inspiration On Latest Wraith Special

    Rolls-Royce is getting a lot of inspiration lately. The Wraith coupe has been crafted in various iterations inspired by fashion and film. Now the sexy two-door's styling is drawing upon inspiration from music. It's clear that music provides some pretty damn good inspiration, because the car looks...

  • Rolls Royce Phantom
    White Phantom: A Disappearing Rolls, Snoop Dogg, And The FBI

    When a high-profile ride like a Rolls-Royce Phantom goes missing, we imagine it winds up on a shadowy slow boat to South America, or categorically corrupt enclave in Eastern Europe. The kind of place where washing a title is as easy as washing a car. But that's not what happened here. ALSO SEE: BMW...

  • 2016 Rolls-Royce Dawn spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien
    Wraith Convertible To Be Known As the Rolls-Royce Dawn

    Rolls-Royce has confirmed that its upcoming Wraith convertible, or drophead as the automaker refers to its open-top models, will revive the illustrious Dawn nameplate. The car was shown this week at a special dealer meeting in Los Angeles and is set to go on sale early next year, as a 2016 model...

  • Rolls-Royce Wraith - Inspired by Fashion
    Rolls-Royce Wraith - Inspired by Fashion Is For Lovers Of Haute Couture

    Rolls-Royce has been on a—for lack of a better word—roll lately with its special edition models, with the latest out of Goodwood, the Wraith - Inspired by Fashion, perfectly expressing the virtues of the automaker’s Bespoke personalization division that churns out these creations...

  • Rolls-Royce Phantom Limelight Collection
    Rolls-Royce Phantom Limelight Collection Built For Those Who Live 'On The World Stage'

    On the heels of the stunning Serenity Concept unveiled in Geneva enters the latest model in Rolls-Royce's famous line of bespoke vehicles. The Phantom Limelight Collection, which starts at a searingly steep $650,000, is intended for the "select group of people who spend their lives in the public...

  • Rolls-Royce Project Cullinan engineering mule

    The hyper-luxury British SUVs are coming. Bentley has its Bentayga in the works, and Rolls-Royce is joining the party too. The latest step toward fine hand-crafted off-roading procession is Project Cullinan. ALSO SEE: How To Drive Like An A$$hole: Video Project Cullinan is an engineering mule, riding on a shortened Phantom Series II platform, that will be used to develop the all-wheel-drive suspension system to underpin the company’s SUV. Rolls-Royce says that the mule “may hint at the size of the new car, but it features no design aspects of the eventual high-sided, all-terrain...

  • 2015 Rolls-Royce Wraith 'Inspired by Film'
    Rolls-Royce Unveils Wraith 'Inspired By Film' In New York

    Rolls-Royce creates lots of special-edition cars, so it's probably good that the venerable luxury marque has no shortage of sources for inspiration. After building cars inspired by an Alpine time trial and the modern metropolis, it's now made one inspired by one of its own films. And the World...

  • Rolls-Royce Serenity concept, 2015 Geneva Motor Show
    Rolls-Royce Rolls Out Serenity Concept In Geneva

    Rolls-Royce promised that it would be bringing some Serenity to the Geneva Motor Show. We should've known not to get too excited and think that Rolls bankrolled a new season of Firefly. What we have instead is a rolling tribute to Japanese Emperors and Empresses, and truly opulent old-world luxury...

  • Rolls-Royce promises a vehicle that can that can cross any terrain
    Rolls-Royce to build SUV

    It wasn’t that long ago that the idea of an off-roading Rolls-Royce seemed preposterous, but even a brand as traditional as the British maker of ultra-luxury vehicles cannot sit back and ignore the booming demand for SUVs all across the globe. That’s why, in a letter written to no one...

  • Rolls-Royce Serenity concept, 2015 Geneva Motor Show
    Rolls-Royce To Bring Serenity To 2015 Geneva Motor Show

    Do you find yourself getting stressed out when you're in your Rolls-Royce? Do you wish there were a way to take your already soothing, comfortable interior to a new level of calming? The Bespoke Design Team has just what you need, and they're going to prove it with a new one-off interior to be...

  • Rolls-Royce Phantom Drophead Coupe 'Nighthawk'
    Rolls-Royce Phantom Nighthawk Bespoke Build Brings Bounty Of Carbon Fiber

    The Rolls-Royce Phantom Drophead Coupe is undoubtedly one of the finest machines to ever grace the street, but as always with Rolls-Royce, each example is up for an endless range of bespoke treatment. Here, we see a tour de force effort from the company’s Bespoke team, leverage through...

  • 2015 Rolls-Royce Wraith

    Rolls-Royce is celebrating its fifth-straight year of record sales, with the British ultra-luxury marque managing to deliver 4,063 cars in 2014, up roughly 12 percent on the 3,630 cars it delivered in 2013. This is the highest level of sales for Rolls-Royce in its 111-year history, although it shouldn’t come as much of a surprise considering Rolls-Royce now has more models than ever and is operating in more markets than ever too. A total of 127 dealerships are now in operation and further expansion is planned for 2015. ALSO SEE: Jay Leno Encounter The Boys In Blue In The 2015 Corvette...

  • Rolls-Royce Suhail Collection
    Rolls-Royce Suhail Collection Looks To The Stars

    Over the past year, Rolls-Royce has introduced numerous "bespoke" limited-edition models, but this time it's giving nearly its entire lineup the special treatment. The Suhail Collection was inspired by its namesake constellation and 10th-century Arab astronomer and mathematician Ibn al-Haitham...

  • Rolls-Royce Maharaja Phantom Drophead Coupe
    Rolls-Royce Reveals One-Off 'Maharaja' Phantom Drophead Coupe

    Rolls-Royce has revealed a bespoke Phantom Drophead Coupe that was inspired by India’s Golden Age of the Raja. About a century ago, many royals in India purchased unique Rolls-Royce models and this latest bespoke car, dubbed the Maharaja Phantom Drophead Coupe, features elements borrowed from...

  • Rolls-Royce Paddington
    Paddington Bear Gets The Bespoke Rolls-Royce Treatment

    Paddington Bear first came into this world in 1958. Since that time, the beloved bear has appeared in numerous books, and on television; and he'll soon be seen on larger screens with the upcoming release of a live-action movie. Mr. Bear is going a step further today though, because he's partnered...

  • 2015 Rolls-Royce Ghost Series II, First Drive. Photo by Greg Jarem for Rolls-Royce Motor Cars NA.
    2015 Rolls-Royce Ghost Series II First Drive

    There are many things which make a Rolls-Royce a Rolls-Royce, but only one is essential: a certain attitude. The Ghost Series II delivers that attitude in spades. What is that attitude? It’s an air of significance combined with an overt desire for exquisite luxury. The expression of that...

  • Rolls-Royce Phantom Metropolitan Collection
    Rolls-Royce Phantom Metropolitan Collection Debuts At 2014 Paris Auto Show

    Rolls-Royce revealed its latest bespoke model at the 2014 Paris Auto Show. The Phantom Metropolitan Collection joins the Phantom Drophead Coupe Waterspeed Collection and other recent special editions in appealing to collectors for whom a stock Rolls is just too typical. As the name implies, the...

  • Tax The Rich hoon the Rolls-Royce Wraith

    TaxTheRich is back at it again, and this time, they’re hooning the Rolls-Royce Wraith in ways that simply should not be possible. MUST SEE: Lamborghini Pranksters Get Tased For Being Dumb: Video Justice Improper ways. Disgraceful ways. Awesome ways. If you’ve ever wondered what it would be like to lawn-rally a $300,000-plus, 624-hp twin-turbo V-12 hyperluxury coupe, wonder no more. Forget the Dukes of Hazzard, this is the Duke of Hazards. DON'T MISS: Ralph Gilles Runs Down CTS-V On Track With Challenger SRT Hellcat: Video ________________________________ See more videos on our...

  • Rolls-Royce Ghost by Spofec
    Top Ferrari Tuner Novitec Turns Its Attention To… Rolls-Royce?

    Proving that Rolls-Royce is becoming a brand shopped by people that enjoy driving, rather than purely those that like to sit in the back, leading tuning firm Novitec has launched a new division that specializes in upgrading the luxury vehicles. Novitec has made a name for itself tuning Ferraris...

  • Largest Fleet Of Rolls-Royce Phantoms Ever Ordered Headed To Louis XIII Hotel In Macau
    Largest Fleet Of Rolls-Royce Phantoms Ever Ordered Headed To Louis XIII Hotel In Macau

    The largest fleet of Rolls-Royce Phantoms ever ordered is soon to arrive at entrepreneur Stephen Hung’s Louis XIII hotel in Macau. Among the 30 Bespoke Extended Wheelbase Phantomswill be two special examples that will take the title of the most expensive Phantoms ever commissioned. DON'T...

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    Rolls-Royce Classes Up The Forza Motorsport 5 Landscape

    There are plenty of vehicles in the Forza universe. Nearly everything from sports cars to true race cars and even trucks are represented in beautiful detail, and each is able to blast across some of the greatest circuits on the planet. Now there's a new addition to the Forza family, and it should...

  • 2016 Rolls-Royce Dawn spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien
    Rolls-Royce Confirms Development Of New Drophead Model

    Rolls-Royce, unlike most of the rest of the motoring world, rises above market pressures to provide cars not demanded, but desired. As a result, the brand’s model mix tends to be rather stable, and rather limited, changing only gradually and after great deliberation. So the announcement of a...

  • Wreckage of a Rolls-Royce Wraith destroyed in a fire
    Rolls-Royce Wraith Destroyed When Truck Carrying It Catches Fire

    A poor Rolls-Royce Wraith was the victim of a fire that engulfed a truck carrying it plus a handful of other exotics on a highway in China recently. The fire must have been quite intense and raging for some time as there’s not much left of the Wraith apart from its burnt shell. CHECK OUT...

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