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Rolls-Royce mulling V16 roadster, SUV

by Zach Bowman (RSS feed) on Feb 22nd, 2013 at 5:45PM

Rolls-Royce may be working on a new, mega-powerful roadster for 2017. CAR reports the convertible would conceivably boast a V16 engine. Of course, the report gets a little muddled here, with CAR saying the engine would be very similar to that of the one that powers the Bugatti Veyron – the French machine makes use of a W16 mill. Even so, the article says the Rolls-Royce version could put down around 700 horsepower. Design wise, we're told the creation will feature a suitably long nose with the passenger compartment pushed far to the rear. Of course, 2017 is a long way off, and the... Read More

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