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https://www.autocarindia.com/car-news/rolls-royce-to-develop-electric-phantom-406544
Rolls-Royce to develop electric Phantom
10th Nov 2017  

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Company CEO says architecture of all-new Phantom supports electric
requirement; upcoming Cullinan SUV to share the same platform.

Rolls-Royce has confirmed that an electric Phantom will be developed as the
luxury brand goes electric in the next decade. According to company CEO
Torsten Müller-Ötvös, going electric is the "right way forward for the
brand".

Talking to Autocar India, Müller-Ötvös said the platform of its all-new
flagship, the Phantom, is built to support electric vehicles. "The
architecture of the new Phantom already copes for the electric requirement
and is capable of delivering a full-electric drivetrain in the next decade,"
he said. In fact, he suggested that other Rolls-Royce models could also be
electrified.

"The push for electric is driven by many factors, one of them being that
city centres might be out of bounds for combustion engines. And, of course,
one would like to still drive a Phantom into the city centres. So, for that
reason, we will offer Phantoms and Rolls-Royces with electric drivetrains."

An electric powertrain would fit very well with the brand's characteristics
as they are known to be silent, and noise insulation is synonymous with the
Rolls-Royce brand. In fact, Rolls-Royce calls the new Phantom ‘the most
silent motor car in the world’ and has fitted the vehicle with more than
130kg of sound insulation ...
[© 2017 Autocar India]



https://www.thenational.ae/lifestyle/motoring/what-to-expect-from-this-year-s-dubai-international-motor-show-1.674388
What to expect from this year's Dubai International Motor Show
November 10, 2017 ... Sport, alongside the likes of the eighth-generation
Rolls-Royce Phantom. ... from automated cars, connected and electric cars to
zero emissions, with the ...
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http://www.roadandtrack.com/new-cars/car-technology/a13124273/why-youll-never-see-a-hybrid-self-driving-rolls-royce/
Why You'll Never See a Hybrid, Self-Driving Rolls-Royce
Oct 31, 2017  The Rolls-Royce Phantom is the pinnacle of ultra-luxurious
motoring ... the all-new 2018 Phantom its spooky, imposing grandeur ...
“Full electric, not hybrid or plug-in or electrification or whatever,”
Müller-Ötvös said ...
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http://www.bmwblog.com/2017/10/25/asian-environmental-legislation-speed-rolls-royce-ev-development/
Asian Environmental Legislation to Speed Up Rolls-Royce EV ...
Oct 25, 2017  The people over in Goodwood have been hinting at developing an
electric Rolls-Royce for quite some time now. While at the moment, with the
new Phantom VIII ...
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https://blog.caranddriver.com/rolls-royce-thinks-hybrids-are-gauche-will-electrify-with-full-evs/
Rolls-Royce Thinks Hybrids Are Gauche, Will Electrify with Full EVs
Oct 17, 2017  Rolls-Royce Thinks Hybrids Are Gauche, Will Electrify with
Full EVs ... the new Phantom VIII—and the aluminum-spaceframe Architecture
of Luxury that underpins it—gives ... When electric Rollers come, they will
be pure EVs and not hybrids ...
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https://www.dailystar.co.uk/motoring/cars/652506/rolls-royce-phantom-ewb-review
Rolls-Royce Phantom review: The quietest, smoothest car I've ever ...
Oct 15, 2017  Rolls-Royce Phantom review: The quietest, smoothest car I've
ever driven .... not about agility, it's about effortless wafting in almost
uncanny, electric car silence ...
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