It's hard to believe until you witness the sheer power in the above video, but this full bodied vintage Rolls Royce is capable of a 8.09 second 1/4 mile. According to the builder, the car is still 100% street legal although it has slimmed down quite a bit to a 3050lb race weight. Helping move this British steel down…
For part 87 of our continuing report: "Wealthy People Being Cheap," we turn to Freehold, N.J., where the owner of a Rolls-Royce Phantom needed to stop into Walmart for savings — but didn't want to skimp on the parking spaces.
Fifty years ago on this day, three months after he became the first man in space, Yuri Gagarin was welcomed in London for a parade where he was given a Rolls–Royce bearing the plates YG 1 to drive.
Torrential rains flooded an underground parking structure of Singapore's St Regis Residences at Tanglin Road, causing major water damage to several exotic sports cars owned by residents of the luxury tower. Heavy rains also damaged a local mall, so no shopping therapy either.
If you have the means to own and maintain one of the earliest Rolls–Royces ever made, you too can make participation in the recession a choice instead of a fact of life. The downside would be serious exposure to the elements and a total lack of lumbar support. Oh, the rich.
Rolls-Royce is the latest automaker to launch a downloadable app for Apple devices to let users customize their own Rolls on the touch screen. Silly automaker, everyone knows Rolls-Royce buyers don't touch things — that's for commoners.
Give Rolls-Royce credit, they know where the market is. Thus they debuted the Extended Wheelbase Ghost in China, where that extra 6.7 inches is going to go a long way.
Currently listed on Ebay, this replica Rolls Royce phantom limo will have everyone thinking you are arriving in a 1996 Lincoln converted to look a Rolls Royce for the price of a 1996 Lincoln converted to look like a Rolls Royce.
Tedoro Nguema Obiang Mangue's the son of Equatorial Guinea's dictator and has been using the country's oil wealth to live it up in Malibu, including keeping his Rolls Royces and Bugatti Veyrons at L.A.'s Petersen Museum.
Back in the early days of the Dakar, when it wasn't a South American branding exercise but a race to the capital of Senegal, a group of French people entered a custom-built Rolls–Royce Corniche powered by a 5.7-liter Chevy V8.
With Hitler on their doorstep, the British government combined the manufacturing capability of Ford with the engineering prowess of Rolls-Royce by having the former producer the latter's Merlin aero engines. Now Rolls-Royce (car) engines are being produced by Ze Germans.
This year Rolls-Royce Motor Cars celebrates one hundred years of the Spirit of Ecstasy, the famous flying lady mascot that has inspired owners, enthusiasts and Russian tuners alike.
Rapper/crime-fighter/tire-changing novice Ice T is in the garage of someone famous, but he won't name names. The Exige, Ghost, evil Mini, Icon FJ, and modded GT-R are good clues. Any guesses?
Furious student protesters attacked a Rolls-Royce carrying Prince Charles and his wife, Camilla, vandalized buildings, and battled riot police today over university fees. Also, they burned a bench. Wankers. (Hat tip to Battles, VeeArrrSix!)
Amid discussions of global terror threats and the nuances of diplomacy in faraway embassies in the WikiLeaks diplomatic cables release, we focused on the juicy tidbits about the downsides of armored travel and the fun of jet-skiing while drunk.
I just realized the EPA classifies the 5,798 lb. Rolls-Royce Phantom Coupe as a "small car." Just to put that in perspective, the 3,217 lb. Honda Accord is classified as a "large car." This is ridiculous.
Like Donald Trump's execu-mullet, the Rolls Royce-amino is business up front and a wild party out back. There are two for sale on eBay right now, meaning it's finally your chance to hold the most ostentatious Home Depot hauling ever.