Vintage cars will never get old. Modern cars may have dominated on sale during this century, but these old cars will always be adored at, especially by car enthusiasts. That’s why Rolls-Royce Limited, a famous car-manufacturing company, still lives today for their remarkable line of vintage vehicles, and just recently, aero-engines.
Founder Henry Royce started the company way back 1884. He first made the two-cylinder Royce 10 two decades after and it was then presented to Charles Rolls, a motoring and aviation pioneer, at the Midland Hotel in Manchester.
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Rolls was really impressed with the car Royce made and gave an agreement to purchase all the cars that Royce will make. He then gave a line-up of four models – a 10 hp (7.5 kW), two-cylinder, a 15 hp (11 kW) three-cylinder, a 20 hp (15 kW) four-cylinder, and a 30 hp (22 kW) six-cylinder.
These models will be named as Rolls-Royce and will be sold only by Rolls. The company debuted their first market product in 1904 at the Paris Salon, the Rolls-Royce 10 hp. When the Rolls-Royce Limited started two years after their debut, the company have purchased 12.7 acres of land on the southern edge of Manchester and built the factory designed by Royce.
After the factory’s debut, Royce had started creating an upgraded six-cylinder model even more powerful than his previous Rolls-Royce 30 hp. Later on, this was the company’s first all-new model.
Rolls-Royce is also famous on their new line of aircrafts and aero engines. Being an aircraft enthusiast, Charles Rolls persuaded Royce to start designing an aero engine. They were then contacted by the Royal Aircraft Factory to design a 200 hp aero engine. This continued until Royce was able to build a larger 675 hp Condor.
Rolls Royce Car Models
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Until the end of World War I, Rolls-Royce continued on manufacturing aircrafts as ordered by the War Office. Rolls-Royce have built around half of the aircraft engines used during the war.
Full List of Rolls-Royce Car Models
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Built to go the distance and not bound by any limits, the Rolls-Royce Ghost brings luxury that every motorist should definitely experience.
True to its message of being a standout, the Rolls-Royce Ghost offers engineering excellence and a one-of-a-kind motoring experience. With each Ghost model hand-built per order, owners are assured that their vehicle is truly unique.
When Simplicity is Class
Perhaps one of the Rolls-Royce Ghost’s lasting appeal is its simplicity. A perfect blend of luxury and utility, the beauty of the Ghost lies in the details.
The Power of a Whisper
Power is best expressed from within. The Rolls-Royce Ghost doesn’t need to flaunt its engine’s innovative features. Instead, the quiet drive it exudes is definitely a louder expression of the power within.
Rolls-Royce Ghost Variants
– Rolls-Royce Ghost V12 AT
– Rolls-Royce Ghost Extended Wheelbase V12 AT
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Prepare to be impressed with the Rolls Royce Silver Dawn. Rare as it is, with only 760 produced during the early 50s, this is truly a car meant to be commemorated.
The Silver Dawn of a New Era
Rolls Royce decision to manufacture a car such as the Silver Dawn stemmed from the only thing constant in the world – change. Meant to keep tabs with the then innovative changes in the motoring industry, the Rolls Royce Silver Dawn defined how to strike a balance between beauty and power.
Top Performance During its Time
Based on the Bentley, the Rolls Royce Silver Dawn didn’t shortchange motorists on the power it packed. Though most of the car’s specifications were kept as secret from the public, the car still recorded a respectable top speed of 94 miles per hour.
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The Rolls-Royce Wraith is a luxury grand tourer designed and produced by Rolls-Royce, a British car maker. The body and chassis of the Wraith was derived from the design of the Rolls-Royce Ghost. It was first produced in 2013 and is still available in the market today.
Rolls-Royce Wraith Variants
– Rolls-Royce Wraith V12 AT
Step into a new motoring era with the Rolls-Royce Dawn. As a beautiful and high-performance vehicle, only the best experiences are expected in this awesome ride!
A convertible that bridges the gap of class and sport appearances, the Rolls-Royce Dawn is definitely a car that is highly attractive to gaze upon. A stylish exterior (both with the roof or not) is accentuated with the beautiful interior design philosophy done in the Dawn,
The Dawn of a New Era
Powered by a V12 engine, the Rolls-Royce Dawn also has impressive power and control befitting for motorists of the highest caliber. With bespoke styling and performance, this is truly a car that signifies only best in engineering prowess.
Rolls-Royce Dawn Variants
– Rolls-Royce Dawn V12 AT
- Rolls-Royce 10 hp
- Rolls-Royce 15 hp
- Rolls-Royce Silver Wraith
- Rolls-Royce 30 hp
- Rolls-Royce 25/30
- Rolls-Royce 20/25
- Rolls-Royce V-8
Luxury Car Type
- Rolls-Royce Phantom
Rolls-Royce Phantom Variants
– Rolls-Royce Phantom V12 AT
– Rolls-Royce Phantom Extended Wheelbase V12 AT
- Rolls-Royce Phantom Coupe
Rolls-Royce Phantom Coupe Variants
– Rolls-Royce Phantom Coupe V12 AT
– Rolls-Royce Phantom Coupe Drophead Coupe V12 AT
- Rolls-Royce Phantom I
- Rolls-Royce Phantom II
- Rolls-Royce Phantom V
- Rolls-Royce Phantom Drophead Coupé
- Rolls-Royce Phantom Coupé
- Rolls-Royce Twenty
- Rolls-Royce Corniche
Other Rolls-Royce Models
- Rolls-Royce Phantom IV
Video of Rolls Royce Car Models
Photos of Rolls Royce’ Different Types of Cars
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