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    Quieter Spirit: Rolls reportedly planning hybrid Ghost for 15% better economy

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    If you've been pondering getting on the list for a Rolls-Royce Ghost but you're hesitant because of the negative environmental impact (and social standing) of the big, beautiful boat's V12 engine, we've got good news for you. British site ...

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    FOLLOWUP: Angry customer who drove Rolls-Royce through shop window gets 16 months?

    Robert Caton was trying to keep a leash on his mounting stress, but – aided by depression and two bottles of whiskey – the beast got away from him. The ensuing explosion – and, again, depression and two bottles of whiskey – led Caton to drive his restored 1983 Rolls-Royce ...

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    Rumormill: Electric Rolls-Royce Phantom cometh?

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    digg_url = ''; Yes, an electric Rolls-Royce. And why not? The torque curve of an electric motor – making maximum pulling power right at zero RPM ...

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    Frankfurt 2009: 2011 Rolls-Royce Ghost is an apparition to move you

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    Perhaps with conspicuous consumption falling out of favor, you're looking to downsize from your Phantom. Perhaps you're Kanye West and you feel the need to lower your public profile, but you don't want to give up your Roller's ...

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    Take it to the Bank: BMW Group to display new debuts in Frankfurt on exhibit hall track

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    It's all about presentation. That's the sentiment which BMW is apparently embracing for the upcoming Frankfurt Motor Show, for which the Bavarian automaker has announced an intriguing element to its exhibition.

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    Officially Official: 2011 Rolls-Royce Ghost details released [w/VIDEO]

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    Rolls-Royce has officially dropped dozens of images and plenty of details on its new "baby" saloon, the Ghost. The new Roller won't be seen publicly for another week, when it'll formally bow in Frankfurt, but we now know that its ...

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    REPORT: Angry U.K. man drives Rolls-Royce into store after his bed is delivered without a mattress

    Drunk people often display a distinct lack of comprehension, and that appears to be the case in this particular instance as well. A 1983 Rolls Royce Silver Spirit bore the brunt of the injuries when a frustrated Robert Caton of Andover, England got fed up trying to sort out a customer service ...

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    Rolls-Royce launches limited-edition Phantom Bespoke Collection in the Persian Gulf

    Rolls-Royce Phantom Bespoke Collection – Click above for high-res image gallery
    While Rolls-Royce prepares to roll out the new downsized Ghost model, in the Middle East demand still soars for the full-size Phantom. But with every sheikh and his cousins driving – or more likely, being ...

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    VIDEO: Rolls Royce Ghost promo vid lands online

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    The Rolls-Royce Ghost aims to be the next great super lux, competing with storied marques like Bentley and Aston by offering both a sumptuous cabin and engaging driving dynamics. In pictures, the Ghost looks small by Rolls standards, yet it's seven ...

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    Meadow Brook Concours 2009: Pre-WWII rides for the rich

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    From the moment the world's first automobiles were built, the wealthy began demanding better transportation than the masses. Brands like Rolls-Royce, Lincoln Pierce-Arrow and Cadillac delivered big, beautiful ...

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

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    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 ...

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    Rolls-Royce gives up the Ghost... performance numbers

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    The official numbers for the Rolls-Royce Ghost have been revealed, and as expected, you won't need to worry about getting embarrassed. The 6.6-liter, twin-turbo V12 is rated at 563 hp and 575 lb-ft, that latter number, in typical Rolls ...

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    Rolls-Royce launches configurator for 200EX/Ghost

    Looking for a spectacularly useless way to waste some time? Online car configurators are one of our favorites. You can sit for an hour or more playing with different color combinations and options on a car you're never going to buy, and have absolutely nothing to show for it when you're done. The ...

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    No Surprise: Rolls-Royce reportedly planning coupe and cabrio versions of Ghost

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    Without catching anyone off guard, an exterior stylist for Rolls-Royce disclosed that the company is planning both coupe and convertible variants of its upcoming all-new Ghost sedan. Andreas Thurner, responsible for penning the new ...

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    Rolls-Royce to double workforce ahead of Ghost production

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    The Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost will not only mean more sales for the company, it will mean more workers. Rolls is adding 300 production workers to the payroll, bringing its Sussex workforce to 900. The majority of new positions ...

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    Shanghai 2009: Geely GE goes for baroque. Again.

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    Asian consumers loves them some baroque styling. How else to explain the popularity of gaudy, over-the-top couture in the continent's major city centers? Indeed, how else to explain the existence of cars like the Mitsuoka Galue ...

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    CONFIRMED: Rolls-Royce RR4 getting 500+HP turbo V12, 8-speed gearbox

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    Historically, Rolls-Royce has somewhat smugly declined to quote horsepower numbers, utilizing amusingly evasive language like "entirely sufficient" to describe its engines' power outputs. Perhaps a sign of the times, ...

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    Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost (aka RR4) to be available in coupe, convertible

    Rolls-Royce 200EX – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Despite the fact that Rolls Royce is still calling its 200EX (aka RR4) a concept, the vehicle that debuted at the Geneva Motor Show earlier this month is, in reality, a thinly disguised future production model that could possibly ...

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    Autoblog Podcast #117

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    This week, Sam and Chris return from a short hiatus for some fun with a Rolls Royce and a BMW 750Li. After we get all the iDrive carping out of our systems, we move on to what we might see at the Geneva Motor Show, touch briefly on ...

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    Officially Official: Rolls-Royce 200EX

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    Following today's embargo debacle, Rolls-Royce has finally released the official details and images of its baby Roller, the 200EX. The name draws its inspiration from the "experimental" prototypes that Rolls created during the pre-war ...


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