|ROLLS-ROYCE MOTOR CARS AND ‘HISTORY PIN' PRESENT 100 YEARS OF AUTOMOTIVE HISTORY|
|Rolls-Royce Motor Cars proudly presents enthusiasts with an extraordinary way of engaging with the 2013 Centenary Alpine Trial.
Using pioneering technology and online historic imagery, 'History Pin' enables enthusiasts to view images from the original 1913 Alpenfahrt, juxtaposed against pictures taken live from the 2013 recreation.
On 14 June 2013, 47 vintage Rolls-Royce Silver Ghosts will depart from Vienna, wafting through Austria, Slovenia, Croatia and Italy before returning to Vienna ...[Read more...]|
|Rolls-Royce Makes Final Preparations For 1,800 Mile Alpine Trial|
|Final preparations are underway for the recreation of the 1913 Alpine Trial. Rolls-Royce Motor Cars' Authorised Dealer in Essex, P&A Wood, is playing an essential role in ensuring cars are in perfect condition for what remains one of the automotive world's most gruelling tests of endurance.
Eight of the 40 Rolls-Royce Silver Ghosts participating in the rally, many over a century old, have been meticulously prepared by the dealership's skilled technicians and craftspeople.
Since its foun...[Read more...]|
|Rolls-Royce ‘Works Team' Stops Off In London En Route To The 2013 Alpine Trial|
|In May 1913, James Radley set off from Brown's Hotel in London's Mayfair for a famous motoring adventure – the 1913 Alpine Trial. A century later, the same Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost driven by this pioneer, aviator and adventurer has returned to Brown's Hotel, ready to depart for a re-enactment of the event.
Radley's account of his departure in 1913 reflects the spirit of those early days of motoring:
'We must have a bottle to christen her. Here, John, just fetch a bottle of 'The Widow', wil...[Read more...]|
|Rolls-Royce Motor Cars At Autochina Shanghai 2013|
|• Asia Pacific premiere for Wraith, the most powerful, dynamic Rolls-Royce in history|
• World debut of Alpine Trial Centenary Collection Ghost – the first Bespoke car to pay homage to a heritage Rolls-Royce
• Record year for Bespoke in China
• Plans to ensure continuing sustainable growth in China and Asia Pacific announced
Wraith, the most powerful, dynamic motor car in Rolls-Royce Motor Car's 109-year history made its Asia Pacific debut at AutoChina Shanghai o...[Read more...]
|ROLLS-ROYCE MOTOR CARS ALPINE TRIAL CENTENARY COLLECTION SET FOR DEBUT AT AUTO CHINA 2013|
|• Alpine Trial Centenary Collection celebrates landmark moment in Rolls-Royce and automotive history – the establishment of the Silver Ghost as the 'Best Car in the World'
• First ever Bespoke homage to a heritage Rolls-Royce car
• Rolls-Royce Motor Cars announces entry of Works Team into the centenary 20-Ghost Club reenactment of 1913 Alpine Trial
A century ago this June, four Rolls-Royce Silver Ghosts embarked on the Austrian Alpine Trials, the most arduous test of ...[Read more...]