Tag: Rolls Royce Phantom

A Rolls-Royce Phantom Was Seized By Italian Authorities Because Of Its Crocodile Skin Interior

Italy’s Customs and Monopolies Agency has confiscated a Rolls-Royce Phantom that was destined for a company in Rome. According to the agency, the car was imported from Russia but was found to be equipped with a customized interior with crocodile skin on the seats, armrests and door panels. While it’s not uncommon to see customized […]

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NASCAR Gets Radical, Ferrari 812 Competizione, $140k Mitsubishi Evo, Porsche-Penske Back In Bed: Your Morning Brief

Good morning and welcome to our daily digest of automotive news from around the globe, starting with… Mitsubishi Evo VI Tommi Makinen Edition Sells For Record £100,100 At Heritage Fleet Auction An iconic red TME Evo changed hands for the U.S. equivalent of nearly $140,000 when Mitsubishi’s UK importer auctioned its collection of classics. Other […]

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Chinese Rolls-Royce Customers Are Buying $1 Million Cars With Their Smartphones

Since the start of the coronavirus pandemic, most of us have become even more reliant on cashless transactions, specifically contactless payments made using our cell phones. If you’re like us you probably pay for gas, coffee, groceries, clothes and pretty much everything else you can buy in a store with your phone. But in China, […]

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A Japanese Billionaire Commissioned This One-Off Hermes x Rolls-Royce Phantom Oribe

Rolls-Royce is known for their bespoke creations and the latest is the Phantom Oribe. Commissioned by Japanese billionaire entrepreneur and art collector, Yusaku Maezawa, the one-off model was created in collaboration with Hermès and draws inspiration from Maezawa’s “world-class collection of ancient Japanese ceramics.” Envisioned as a land jet, the model has a two-tone exterior […]

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New Rolls Royce Phantom Tempus Collection Crams A Galaxy Inside Its Glorious Cabin

Rolls Royce is introducing the new Phantom Tempus Collection, a new limited edition of the brand’s flagship model inspired by “time, astronomical phenomena and the infinite reaches of the universe”. The new limited-edition Phantom is strictly limited to 20 examples, all of which have already been spoken for. Read Also: Justin Bieber’s Custom ‘Floating’ Rolls-Royce […]

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Care To Guess The Age Of Rolls-Royce’s Spirit Of Ecstasy?

One of the most famous car emblems ever made, the Rolls-Royce ‘Spirit of Ecstasy’ just celebrated its 110th anniversary. The hood ornament, which adorns the front end of every car built at the brand’s Goodwood plant, was first registered as an intellectual property of Rolls-Royce on February 6, 1911. Its design has remained the same […]

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EU Bans Rolls-Royce’s Illuminated Spirit Of Ecstasy, Will Have To Be Removed From All Models

It’s bad news for a number of Rolls-Royce owners, as well as prospective customers, across the European Union after the automaker confirmed that its illuminated Spirit of Ecstasy hood ornament is no longer permitted on the streets. Rolls-Royce first showcased the illuminated Spirit of Ecstasy with the all-electric 102EX concept back in 2011. The option […]

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