Rolls Royce has launched the facelift version of Ghost series named as Ghost series II on 7th November 2014. Ghost series II is updated version of Rolls Royce most successful car in India Ghost with some cosmetic and cabin changes. Firstly it was showcased in Geneva motor show earlier this year and launched it later for the European markets and now Ghost II make its way for the Indian roads. Rolls Royce will continue to roll out Ghost II from its UK located plant in Sussex, Good wood circuit.
Rolls Royce unveiled the Ghost series II at the whopping price of Rs. 4.5 crore (ex-showroom pan India) which is more than the current ongoing model.
Ghost series II is continue to get power from same 6.6L V12 engine which is responsible to produce 563BHP power and 780Nm torque coupled to an eight speed automatic transmission. This superfast powerhouse engine sprints 0-100 km in just 4.9 seconds with the top speed of 250km/hr with the fuel consumption of 14ltr/100 km.
Space & Dimensions:
Ghost series II is available in two variants- Standard and extended wheelbase. Space dimensions of Ghost series II are 5399mm length, 1948mm width and 1550mm height with the wheelbase of 3295mm. whereas the extended wheel base (EWB) version is 170mm longer than the Standard model and longer wheelbase of 3465mm. Rolls Royce has the seating capacity of 5 person and boot capacity of 490 liters. Ghost II has a fuel tank capacity of 83 liters and turning radius of 6.7 meters.
Exterior & Interior:
Ghost II features number of exterior changes like redesigned front fascia with new LED headlights with unbroken daytime running lights, New Waft line and large air intakes and grille with chrome surrounding. Ghost II also have revamped front and rear bumper and Ghost II also have new paint color options to choose from. In this addition this striking sedan has two wheel options 19 inch wheel and 21 inch wheel rims. Rear side has fog lamps and reverse parking camera with 300 meter vision and night mode.
Interior of Rolls Royce Ghost II gets tweaked with features like modified seats, front passenger with electronically adjusted thigh support, new active headrest to prevent you from spinal injuries, rear seat passengers have an option of tilt seats which angle towards each other slightly.
Apart from that Ghost II has Wi-Fi on board, 10 inch multimedia screen with touchpad controller, satellite aided transmission (SAT), bespoke audio with 18 speakers complimented by two setting mode- Audio and theatre, altered instrumental dials and clock, new car user interface, rear side gets twin screens to make long journey enjoyable, reverse parking display etc.
Rolls Royce Ghost II is available in 39 color options with single and dual color options with personalization. The available colors are Carrara white, Silver, Diamond black, Lazuli blue, Metropolitan Blue, Cornish white, Salamanca white, Midnight sapphire, assign Red, Claret metallic, Adriatic blue, jubilee silver, Black kirsch, dark indigo, Titanium, infinity black, Azure Blue, estroil blue crysta, Autumn mystery black, Blue Velvet, orange, Neptune, obsidian black, INCA gold, gun metal, darkest tungsten, bronze, English white, smoky quartz, sterling grey, lunar blue, anthracite, arctic white, black green, iridium silver, new sable black, Madeira red and sea green.
Ghost series configures long list of safety features to ensure optimum safety for the front passengers with the features like 6 airbags, dual stage airbags, ABS, EBD, brake assist, smart access card entry system, door ajar warning, crash sensor, anti theft alarm, central locking, engine immobilizer, cruise control, fog lamps and reverse parking sensors with 300 meter visibility with night mode.