Citing Range Issues RollsRoyce Nixes Electric Phantom

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Citing Range Issues, Nixes Electric Phantom

things work out better in than in practice. Rolls-Royce is that to be the case with power. A few years back of a Phantom surfaced with Mode hybrid badges.

It out to be the owner pulling a joke, but the has been considered. More though, an electric Phantom has brought up for discussion numerous over the past few years. We hearing about it back in Then, last year the Concept was shown off in Geneva.

Former Chief Executive Tom endorsed the idea enthusiastically.

In he said: “Many of our customers do mileages exclusively in the city for customers, an electric Rolls-Royce be ideal…..we stand for unmatched and you can’t get a quieter and less engine than a well electric motor…..we also for strong and instant torque – and an motor delivers maximum instantly. The ‘waftability’ would be

Those things are all true. fits in perfectly with values on a lot of fronts.

The waftability has been put forth as the ultimate of what makes a Rolls a Rolls Royce. Quiet, smooth, no shifting from a lots of low end torque perfect Not so fast says Motor . Given that the idea was seriously considered, the 102EX was produced to gain feedback customers.

The result? Rolls found out its buyers really love 12-cylinder engines.

“I haven’t yet a blank check on my desk to say build me an electric Rolls-Royce” current CEO Torsten Müller-Ötvös. 500 people have been the wheel now, all over the The feedback is ambivalent so far, I wouldn’t have thought Because I’ve always the car from the very beginning the feedback is, there’s too much

Compromise refers to 8 hour times and a range of 120 miles. buyers are wealthy, so the thinking was an Phantom could just be to their fleet. The prospect of an expensive vehicle with capability proved to be too much to though. Nothing being on the side of the road with electric Rolls! So while the had a lot going for it, those two handicaps did it in.

Given it is keen on developing power options, it will be to see what Rolls Royce out next.

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