An all electric Phantom, Rolls-Royce has built one. Why? Well rich people care about the earth too you know. Stop being a tree hugger snob. The one and only  prototype is called the 102EX which stands for Phantom Experimental Electric. You can go take a look at it when it hits the Geneva Motor Show in just a few weeks on March 1st.

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Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Confirms Electric Test Vehicle Project

“We have engineered the world’s first battery electric vehicle for the ultra-luxury segment,” said CEO Torsten Müller-Ötvös, speaking from the company’s headquarters in Goodwood. “With this vehicle, we begin an exploration into alternative drive-trains, seeking clarity on which alternative technologies may be suitable to drive Rolls-Royce motor cars of the future.”

By Rubens Saintel

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