The buzz and excitement among luxury car lovers in India is rising as the launch of the much awaited Rolls Royce is coming closer. Recently, the iconic British car maker made an official announcement, confirming the introduction of the Rolls Royce Wraith in the Indian car market in August 2013. Understandably, tabloids and electronic media entities are looking forward to this event. Industry experts and analysts have already touted the Roll Royce Wraith to make waves among Indian car buyers, owing to its power, performance, style and high level of sophistication.
A Britain-based luxury car maker, Rolls Royce is famous for manufacturing top class premium cars, such as the Phantom and Ghost, which have been loved by people all over the globe. A recent report about the Indian car market revealed how the demand for luxury vehicles is rising in the country. Also, the section of buyers in India comprises a lot of young people. It must be noted that 2014 Rolls Royce Wraith has been one of the most talked about cars in recent times. According to claims made by the British auto maker, it is the best Rolls Royce ever made. Experts seem to agree with this claim as the car exudes a complete sense of class, luxury and performance.
Giles Taylor, the Director of Design for the Rolls Royce Wraith has showered praises on the class of the vehicle. “There’s a sense of effortless grace and elegance, but at the same time something more contemporary and daring”, he claims.
Featuring a bold design, the Rolls Royce Wraith has a striking appearance that symbolises the elegance and power the brand stands for. The design of this car comprises aerodynamic lines, prominent shoulders and two-tone paint combination. It has masterfully crafted exteriors with a deeply recessed vertical grille and noticeable twin exhausts. Also, the presence of frame-less coach doors and absence of B-pillar further adds to car's elegance. Even with so many innovations in the appearance, the Wraith retains the original class and style of a Rolls Royce car. Some signature features include 2:1 wheel to body height proportion, long rear overhang, self-righting wheel centres and rear-hinged doors.
The interiors of Rolls Royce Wraith are a combination of supreme luxury and class. It boasts of Phantom-grade natural grain leather and soft wool carpets. Rolls Royce has given the best to the Wraith while designing its interiors. Highlights of the Rolls Royce Wraith's interiors are chrome bullet tips on the seat panel's recessed piping and door frames inclusive of umbrellas.
No matter how much one talks about the exteriors and interiors, it always comes down to the power and performance of a vehicle. The Rolls Royce Wraith is equipped with a powerful 6.6-litre twin-turbo charged V12 engine. Incredibly, this powertrain generates a maximum power output of 624 bhp along with a torque of up to 800 Nm. These amazing specifications are coupled with an acceleration that lets the Rolls Royce Wraith clock around 100 kmph from 0 kmph in a matter of just 4.6 seconds. Industry experts believe that this masterpiece from Rolls Royce is likely priced in excess of Rs. 4 crore, which is somewhere between the cost of the Phantom and the Ghost.