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Every New Rolls-Royce Will Be Made of Aluminum Starting in 2018

Discussion in 'Cars and Transportation' started by RobStark, Jan 7, 2016.

  1. RobStark

    RobStark Active Member

    Jul 2, 2013
    Los Angeles
    The carmaker released a statement that reveals its plans to develop and test a brand-new aluminum space-frame underpinning for all Rolls-Royce cars going on sale from 2018 and on. It's technology that Audi has been using for a while now, and serves to better fuel economy, power-to-weight ratios, and handling. The image above depicts one of the test mules that Rolls-Royce plans to use on public roads in order to fine-tune the technology. Can't go sacrificing that "magic-carpet ride.

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