Like all Roll-Royce models the Phantom Drophead Coupe
has doors which open the opposite way to most conventional cars.
The 1959 Jaguar XK150 Drophead Coupe
owned by Dr Stephen Ward, the osteopathic physician who was at the centrre of the Profumo Affair in 1963.
A Phantom Series II Drophead Coupe
furnished in resplendent mother of pearl onlays gracefully completes the show line-up.
There Exec got the scoop on what makes the Drophead Coupe
so special, from the classic bespoke design flourishes Rolls Royce enthusiasts have come to expect, to high-tech features that showcase Rolls Royce's dedication to the future of automotives as well as its past.
Sales volumes finally hit the original target of 1,000 last year, driven largely by the addition of the all-new convertible, the Phantom Drophead Coupe
, which is sold out through 2009.
75-litre V12 engine producing 453bhp and is 25 per cent more powerful than the Drophead coupe
I have just done a tour of the expansive Rolls-Royce factory at Goodwood and now I have been let loose in the company's newest product, the Phantom Drophead Coupe
The occasion was marked by the Ukrainian debut of the new Phantom Drophead Coupe
, the latest addition to the Rolls-Royce model range.
TOKYO - Rolls-Royce plc unveiled its new, four-seat convertible, Phantom Drophead Coupe
in Japan on Thursday, the first new convertible model of the prestigious British brand to be rolled out in the country since 2002.
And, as the chief designer of Rolls-Royce Motor Cars notes, that experiment has become reality with the Phantom Drophead Coupe
, a two-door, four-seat convertible, the second model to come from Rolls-Royce since the BMW Group acquired the marque in July 1998, with the first being the Phantom sedan, launched in January 2003.