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 |  Apr 18 2013, 4:17 PM


Rally racing in a Rolls-Royce? Not bloody likely. At least not in anything the brand builds today, but that wasn’t always the case.

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 |  Apr 15 2013, 7:01 PM


Rolls-Royce has supplied a custom Ghost Extended Wheelbase to support FAB1 Million and Breast Cancer Care.

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 |  Apr 15 2013, 3:23 PM


Rolls-Royce opened its largest dealership in the world this week, spanning 12,916 square feet, located in Shenyang, the capital city of Liaoning Province, China.

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 |  Mar 28 2013, 4:02 PM


Satellite-aided transmissions, a sparkling headliner and wood panels that look richer than Warren Buffett are making their U.S. debut inside the Rolls-Royce Wraith today at the 2013 New York Auto Show.

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 |  Mar 19 2013, 5:02 PM


Starting tomorrow, there will be a Rolls-Royce exhibition in the Munich BMW Museum for the first time since it took control of Rolls-Royce and finally settled its scuffles with Volkswagen over the brand in 2003.

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 |  Mar 06 2013, 3:15 PM

The 2013 Geneva Motor Show was full of halo cars for several brands, as even Ferrari and McLaren showed off their most powerful vehicles yet. Yet another iconic brand debuting the most potent car it’s ever made was none other than Rolls-Royce.

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 |  Mar 05 2013, 5:06 AM

Rolls-Royce officially debuted the Wraith, its most powerful model ever, at the 2013 Geneva Motor Show today.

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 |  Feb 26 2013, 8:01 AM

Rolls-Royce has confirmed that its newest model, the Wraith, will be a fastback and will make its public debut at the 2013 Geneva Motor Show.

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 |  Feb 22 2013, 11:03 AM

Super-luxury automaker Rolls-Royce just announced a recall of its 2013 Phantom lineup. Call backs are never a good thing, but they can be especially embarrassing at the ultra-premium end of the market. How does the company treat its “high rolling” customers when something unexpected happens?

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 |  Feb 21 2013, 1:01 PM

Rolls-Royce is recalling 27 of its Phantom models for missing anti-misfueling devices, the result from which can be a fire. 

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 |  Feb 19 2013, 12:32 PM

Building a buzz seems surprisingly important for Rolls-Royce, a brand that prides itself on exclusivity, as fresh teaser photos find their way online.

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 |  Feb 18 2013, 7:50 PM

Rolls-Royce isn’t about to get complacent with its current lineup of models and steady sales growth; the British luxury automaker is planning on a V16-powered convertible and even an SUV model.

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 |  Feb 11 2013, 7:46 PM

Rolls-Royce has published another teaser image of its upcoming Wraith model, this time revealing the coupe’s rear end.

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 |  Feb 05 2013, 5:02 PM

Successfully launched in 2006, the Rolls-Royce Apprenticeship Programme is now accepting applicants for 2013.

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 |  Feb 05 2013, 8:31 AM

Two British automakers specializing in fine, luxury automobiles are getting ready to debut new models at the 2013 Geneva Motor Show: the new Bentley Flying Spur and the Rolls-Royce Wraith.

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 |  Jan 22 2013, 10:03 AM

Continuing its slow strip tease, Rolls-Royce has just dropped a new teaser photo of the Wraith, showing off just a little more car than before. 

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 |  Jan 22 2013, 9:15 AM

Rolls-Royce recently announced that when the Coupe version of the Ghost hits dealerships, it will be known as the Wraith, and today our photographers snapped some spy photos of the Wraith testing in the frigid Arctic air.

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 |  Jan 18 2013, 8:31 AM

The most powerful Rolls-Royce ever and the brand’s newest model, the Wraith, will be making its first public appearance at the 2013 Geneva Motor Show.

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 |  Jan 16 2013, 5:01 PM

To celebrate 10 years of production in Goodwood, England, Rolls-Royce Motor Cars has announced a special collection of cars called the “Home of Rolls-Royce Collection.”

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 |  Jan 10 2013, 8:28 AM

Forget what the experts on the business channel say about a shaky global economy, as a testament to the lack of concern by the world’s capitalists Rolls-Royce has announce its 2012 sales figures; and they’re the highest ever.

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 |  Dec 14 2012, 9:35 AM

The chunks of grass and mud flying out from under this Rolls-Royce are almost like fistfuls of money going through a wood chipper. You can see the value going down and it’s awesome.

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 |  Dec 14 2012, 9:31 AM

10. Honda Integra Type-R

Forget the 12 days of Christmas. This is the seven days of dream garages.

Trading partridges in pear trees for horsepower in sexy sheetmetal, starting today each AutoGuide editor will reveal their list of the 10 cars we’ll be asking Santa for this year, giving a little insight into our automotive preferences.

Now 10 may seem like a lot to have in a dream garage, but narrowing down the list is harder than you think. When you’re dreaming, you want to dream big – but when it comes down to it, you start to think hard about which cars you realistically want to have.

So to kick things off, my list starts off with a Japan-spec Honda Integra Type-R. I can already hear what you’re thinking, “Wait, what? A dream car list and one of them is a Honda?”

Well, you know the saying: You never forget your first love.

Powered by a high-revving 1.8-liter B-series engine, the Type-R is one of the most balanced, best-handling front-wheel drive cars ever made. Its rarity in America has turned it into a collectible, and finding a mint condition one in today’s market is nearly impossible.

In fact, finding a low mileage Type-R will cost you nearly what the vehicle’s MSRP was when it first came out – if not more. So why not the Acura model? Well, I’ve always had a soft spot for the design on the Japan-only front end on the Integra, it’s simply a design that can hold its own even with today’s modern cars.

 |  Nov 13 2012, 1:05 PM

Inspired by the stories of “The Arabian Nights Entertainment,” Rolls-Royce has launched a special edition Ghost collection featuring two-tone paint schemes with subtle accents.

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 |  Oct 29 2012, 2:25 PM

The Rolls-Royce Ghost has been a fine addition to the British automaker’s luxurious lineup, and for the 2013 model year, Rolls-Royce added some subtle enhancements to its high-powered sedan.

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