2018 Rolls-Royce Phantom VIII

Aug 1, 2017

Category: Rides

Premiering last week in London, Rolls-Royce unveiled what many believe is the most luxurious Rolls-Royce to date – which is saying a lot for the iconic 113-year-old company known for their opulent automobiles. It’s their latest installment in the Phantom series – dubbed the Phantom VIII – boasting a whole new contemporary design for the modern driver.

It all begins with what Rolls-Royce calls their all new aluminum “Architecture of Luxury” that delivers a lighter, stiffer, and quieter Phantom. From here the shape of the Phantom VIII lends itself to a smooth design with limited panel joint lines making it appear as it’s carved from a single piece of aluminum. The headlights here are a first as well – boasting laser light technology that can shine up to 600 meters into the night. The luxury ride also comes to life courtesy of a 6.75-liter twin-turbo V12 engine delivering 586HP and 664 lbs-ft of torque. However, with a 6mm two-layer glazing all around the car and 286-pounds of sound insulation, this is the most silent motor car in the world despite its massive power plant. Not bad right?

The Phantom VII also hosts some of the most advanced technology around including an alertness assistant, 4 camera system including a helicopter view, night vision and vision assist, a high-resolution head-up display, and the latest navigation and entertainment systems.

Learn More: Here

HiConsumption is reader-supported. When you buy through links on our site, we may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more

More From Rides

Flint and Tinder’s Quilted Waxed Shirt Jacket Is Built for Year-Round Wear

Huckberry’s esteemed house brand makes use of waxed cotton from the pioneers behind it.

Posted By Yoni Yardeni

Partner

The 7 Best Minimalist Wallets For EDC [VIDEO]

Streamlined front-pocket wallets built to declutter your daily carry.

Posted By Gray Van Dyke

Partner
Featured Image

Travis Pastrana’s Next Gymkhana Car Is a Carbon Widebody Subaru GL Wagon

The XS and MX icon reveals his next HOONIGAN build is a 900-hp Subie.

Posted By

Jan 19, 2022

Featured Image

Auction Block: 1949 Buick Roadmaster ‘Rain Man’ Movie Car

The iconic car has been in Dustin Hoffman's possession since 1989.

Posted By

Jan 19, 2022

Featured Image

An ICON Helmet Design Inspired This Yamaha Fazer Motorcycle Concept

Hugo Silva renders an FZ8 modeled after ICON's Airframe Pro Beastie Bunny lid.

Posted By

Jan 19, 2022

Featured Image

Auction Block: Richard Donner Collection

Up for grabs are a total of ten cars from the late 'Superman' director's estate.

Posted By

Jan 19, 2022