In this article, the Blog Design Limited Edition presents you the last special edition of this luxury lifestyle car. In anticipation of the next-generation model’s debut on July 27, the British automaker presents an eight limited edition Rolls-Royce Phantoms from around the globe.
The legendary actor, singer, and dancer Fred Astaire was the owner of the first special Phantom. However, the star was actually the second owner of the 1927 Rolls-Royce Phantom, having the body updated around 1932 by the famous New York Coachbuilder J.S. Inskip. The vehicle remained in Astaire’s possession until 1950 and was often used in London, New York, and Los Angeles.
In this edition, you can find a special Inskip stylized door handles and more enveloping front fenders.
Once the vehicle was updated by Inskip (the fashionable New York agents incorporated many bespoke 1930s features that the car still retains) such as scalloped wood door fillets also repeated on the dash, in the rear compartment, and even on the front scuttle cover.
The inside of the car is absolutely mesmerizing. The seating resembles very much a nice and comfortable sofa and the flowers give that special final touch. the soft color scheme is ideal for a fresh and enjoyable road trip.
Source: Auto Guide