Rolls-Royce Phantom Drophead Coupe Waterspeed Collection
The Rolls-Royce Phantom Drophead Coupé Waterspeed Collection has been revealed as an homage to the...
The Rolls-Royce Phantom Drophead Coupé Waterspeed Collection has been revealed as an homage to the water speed record success of Sir Malcolm Campbell's Bluebird K3 boat powered by a Rolls-Royce R Engine which set a water-speed record of 126.3 mph in 1937. There is a special blue paint inspired by the Bluebird's color scheme which extending to the car's engine and the 11-spoke alloy wheels. The Waterspeed car keeps the Drophead Coupé's 6.75-litre V12 engine for power, with 453bhp available alongside 531lb ft of torque. The standard car is capable of hitting 60mph in 5.6 seconds and reaching a top speed of 150mph. There will be only 35 special handcrafted edition of the car will be made, each costing £435,000.
[via - autocar, thecoolist]