ROLLS-ROYCE ALPINE TRIAL CENTENARY COLLECTION MAKES NORTH AMERICAN DEBUT

Rolls-Royce Motor Cars on August 16th unveils the Alpine Centenary Collection Car to North American attendees at Quail, A Motorsport Gathering. Part of the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance weekend.Image

A century ago, four Rolls-Royce Silver Ghosts embarked on the Austrian Alpine Trials, the most arduous test of automotive endurance of the time.

In performing without fault over 1,820 grueling miles of near impassable mountain terrain, the Rolls-Royce Works Team and privateer entrant James Radley helped cement the marque’s reputation for peerless reliability and mechanical excellence, a reputation the company proudly retains today. The Silver Ghosts’ performance establishing Rolls-Royce as creator of the ‘Best Car in the World’.

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