New Rolls-Royce Wraith coming to India in August


ere is a massive piece of news for all the Rolls-Royce fans in India. The 2014 Rolls-Royce Wraith is set for an August launch.

The British maker of iconic cars like the Phantom and Ghost has confirmed the launch of its latest – the Wraith: a car that effuses luxury, power and drama in the same package. With the Wraith, Rolls has resurrected a nearly 80-year-old nameplate and is now the brand’s sportiest offering in the ultra-luxury car market.

The new Wraith is powered by a 6.6-litre twin-turbo V12 engine that makes 625PS of power and 800Nm of torque. It is mated to an 8-speed automatic transmission. The gearbox in itself is a revelation: it works in conjunction with GPS and predicts gear changes according to the traffic and road conditions ahead.