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Rolls-Royce Phantom 1 is a 100-Year-Old Luxury Icon

Many name-brand luxury cars have a pretty deep-rooted history, and that isn’t any less true for Rolls-Royce. In fact, it was almost 100 years ago that the luxury icon for the brand was introduced. The Rolls-Royce Phantom 1, or the “New Phantom,” had some major changes from the brand’s popular Silver Ghost. The Rolls-Royce Phantom …

A digital image of the Rolls-Royce Pursuit Seat for the Cullinan.
Tips, Tricks & Trends

Rolls-Royce Will Sell You a Foldable Chair for $8,769

If paying well over six figures for a brand-new Rolls Royce isn’t expensive enough, there’s good news. That’s because the British carmaker has just announced a new accessory for the ultra-luxurious Cullinan. It’s called the Pursuit Seat, and there is no way around it; it’s a carbon fiber and aluminum folding chair. According to Rolls-Royce, …

Bespoke Rolls-Royce Wraith
Sedans & Coupes

This Rolls-Royce Wraith Is Out of This World–Literally

Rolls-Royce is the North Star (pun intended) for hyper-lux brands across the board in many ways. Rolls-Royce hood ornament, the Spirit of Ecstasy, has been burned into minds across the globe as the symbol of quality and, of course, dudes with monocles with too much money. Well, Rolls is at it again with an extremely …

2021 Genesis GV80 crossover | Genesis-0
Trucks & SUVs

Is This Luxury SUV Really a Budget Rolls-Royce Cullinan?

There are families all across America buying crossover SUVs from the mainstream segment. There are also a few at the top of the food chain that can actually afford to buy something like a Rolls-Royce. For those in search of a luxury SUV and also manage that demographic, there’s the Rolls-Royce Cullinan. But they cost …

The 2020 Bentley Flying Spur's dark-brown quilted leather rear car seats
Tips, Tricks & Trends

Are Leather Car Seats Really Worth It?

Nowadays, you don’t have to spend Rolls-Royce money to get luxury features. True, options like champagne flutes and scent diffusers aren’t exactly run-of-the-mill. However, it’s possible to find heated and massaging seats on more everyday vehicles, even on pickup trucks. And another such feature is leather upholstery. But while leather car seats may symbolize luxury …

A white 2021 Rolls-Royce Ghost, the luxury brand's entry-level car
Sedans & Coupes

The 2021 Rolls-Royce Ghost: When ‘Entry-Level’ Costs $330,000

Considering a model of Rolls-Royce’s SUV costs more than some new cars, it’s difficult to describe one of its vehicles as ‘entry-level.’ However, the Rolls-Royce Ghost is indeed the cheapest car the British luxury automaker offers. And for 2021, it’s been redesigned from the ground up. The 2021 Rolls-Royce Ghost: what’s new underneath Previously, the …

a rusty vintage Chevy C-10 Pickup truck parked in the grass with the hood open
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Does Post Malone Have a G-Wagon?

One of American rapper Post Malone’s most well-known songs repeats the lyric: “G-Wagon, G-Wagon, G-Wagon…” But does he own one? According to one source, this Mercedes truck does not live in his garage. But he does own some pretty interesting cars. Let’s take a look at Post Malone’s car collection. But first, let’s put one …

Gray 2003 Rolls-Royce Phantom VII side view, in front of a rocky cliff
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Is There Such a Thing as a Cheap Rolls-Royce?

When even a diecast model of a Rolls-Royce costs more than some new cars, it’s difficult to imagine ever owning one. However, the British carmaker isn’t terribly different from any other high-end luxury brand. While that does mean repair costs can be high, it also means depreciation drastically lowers the barrier to entry. And just …

The interior of a Tesla Model X
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COVID-19 Has Designers Rethinking Car Interiors

COVID-19 has caused the world to pause, including car designers. What they have realized is that now more than ever, a swelling amount of people are viewing their car as their sanctuary. Consequently, designers are rethinking how that sanctuary will look in the future, and how to make it more sanctuary-like.  In the words of the designers In …

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Rolls-Royce Wants Quarantined Kids to Design Cars

Rolls Royce, an automotive company known for its expensive, elegant, and classy cars, is looking to cultivate new inspiration in design during this quarantine. To aid during this 2019-2020 global pandemic and bring something to keep those young minds active, Rolls-Royce has come up with a challenge for quarantined kids. Any child 16 or younger …

Meek Mills 2018 Rolls Royce Phantom | All-In Challenge
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Buy These Celebrity Cars: Fight Hunger From COVID-19

The “All-In Challenge” lets you bid for personal prized possessions and once-in-a-lifetime experiences from celebrities, sports figures, sports teams, musicians, and entertainers. The online auctions raise money that will then go towards food for recently unemployed. Also elderly and vulnerable due to the coronavirus crisis will have food donated. All of the donated money from …

2019 Jaguar XFS Sportbrake
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How Many British Brands Remain British?

The bigger a company is, as the theory goes, the bigger the discount on parts, and research and development. That lesson is called, economies of scale. Automotive manufacturers are well versed in this. That is why people are often surprised to find out that many brands are not true to their reputation. For example, are British brands still British? Economies …

Rolls-Royce Silver Bullet roadster | RR-
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Your New Car To Hate: Rolls-Royce Silver Bullet Roadster

There are estimated to be over 2,500 billionaires in the world and they’re demanding more than production cars. Those are so bourgeois. They want to harken back to the days of coachbuilt opulence. For those seeking to be conspicuous about their wealth, we give you the Rolls Royce Dawn-based roadster. Its premise is perfect. Take …

1925 Brough Superior SS100
2 Wheels

Brough Superior: The Rolls-Royce of Motorcycles

Even today’s biggest names in motorcycling started small. Harley-Davidson made its reputation on simple, reliable machines for everyday people. Ducati’s first motorcycle was little more than a bicycle with a tiny engine. In the early days of the automobile, motorcycles represented an affordable way of getting around. But early bikes’ low weight meant that even …

2019 Toyota Century
Cars

More Exclusive Than a Rolls-Royce: The Toyota Century

Exclusivity is a powerful coin. To know that you’re one of only a select few to have access to something. Sometimes exclusivity is deliberate—Lamborghini doesn’t want too many people driving Urus SUVs, after all. Other times, the combination of materials, design, and customization drive prices up so high, few can afford them. Such is the …

Rolls-Royce Cullinan racing in the Rebelle Rally
Crossover & Midsize

$400k Rolls-Royce Cullinan Somehow Won an Off-Road Race

It’s easy to dismiss expensive SUVs and crossovers like the Range Rover as little more than under-used toys. But it’s just as easy to forget that the automakers which design said SUVs know their products need to be off-road capable. Their reputations and clientele depend on it. Case in point, the Mercedes-Benz G-Class. Even so, …

2022 Ferrari Purosangue | Ferrari
Trucks & SUVs

Got $200,000? We’ve Got Some Luxury SUVs For You

Everything has a top end. With SUV popularity soaring, it’s become something even the luxury class wants. Since manufacturers make more from the higher-optioned vehicles they make, they were glad to accommodate. We’re going to give a quick review of some of the most expensive SUVs made today. Some come in at $100,000, while others …