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Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost

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One motor car changed the course of automotive history and today, the legend is re-told as Rolls-Royce Motor Cars is creating a collection of 35 model year 2018 Rolls-Royce Ghosts, created in homage to the original Silver Ghost’s achievement. In 1904, a pioneering motorist, a brilliant entrepreneur and an intrepid engineer were united by a desire to succeed and three years later, this success was recognised by the world’s media. An unfathomable challenge unprecedented of its time and legendary to this day, was completed by The Hon. Charles Rolls and Claude Johnson in Sir Henry Royce’s ‘Silver Ghost’. The car achieved a non-stop long distance endurance record of 14,371 miles. This challenge was to shape automotive and luxury history, creating a world-renowned benchmark for excellence in the process. The Silver Ghost Was Born It was the twelfth 40/50hp chassis, completed with a Barker & Co 4/5 seater touring body, commissioned…