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Badge-engineering at its finest? Rolls-Royce Phantom spotted in Manhattan with GM hybrid emblems

by Sam Abuelsamid (RSS feed) on Jul 24th, 2009 at 2:58PM

If there is any car that seems to be well suited to either hybridization or outright electrification, the Rolls-Royce Phantom would seem to be logical candidate. Many of them are used transporting the wealthy around the world's great cities like Paris, London and Manhattan in trips that are not necessarily that long. It's also not unheard for a manufacturer to provide vehicles to customers for field testing, just as BMW is doing right now with the electric Mini E. However, aside from the highly publicized Mini E project, these sorts of initiatives are typically done on the down-low. So... Read More

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