"Grey Poupon: The Lost Footage" Should Win For Most Awesome Oscar Ad

Over 25 years ago, one fine gentleman passed another fine gentleman a jar of Grey Poupon. But it seems that wasn't the whole story. Apparently, that old ad didn't actually end with "But of course." » 2/24/13 11:41pm 2/24/13 11:41pm

What Recession? Rolls-Royce Sold More Cars Last Year Than Ever Before

Rolls-Royce — the luxury car brand that makes all other luxury carmakers feel young, vibrant and West Egg-ish — saw a seemingly astounding 31% increase in sales in 2011. Rolls sold 3,538 Spirit of Ecstasy-ornamented barges of bountiful bank accounts — making it the best year of sales in the brand's 107-year-old… » 1/11/12 9:45am 1/11/12 9:45am

Rolls-Royce 102EX: First Drive

The Rolls-Royce 102EX electric concept car is the answer to the question no Rolls-Royce owner ever asked. Namely: Should I buy a green car? Absurd! Fuel economy? The environment? Recharging? Bah! Those are problems for the poors. » 11/15/11 12:00pm 11/15/11 12:00pm

Rolls-Royce iPad app lets the bourgeoisie pretend to be peasants

Rolls-Royce is the latest automaker to launch a downloadable app for Apple devices to let users customize their own Rolls on the touch screen. Silly automaker, everyone knows Rolls-Royce buyers don't touch things — that's for commoners. » 4/28/11 2:00pm 4/28/11 2:00pm

Happy 100th Birthday, Spirit of Ecstasy

This year Rolls-Royce Motor Cars celebrates one hundred years of the Spirit of Ecstasy, the famous flying lady mascot that has inspired owners, enthusiasts and Russian tuners alike. » 1/04/11 8:30am 1/04/11 8:30am

Students Attack Prince Charles' Car After Fee Hike

Furious student protesters attacked a Rolls-Royce carrying Prince Charles and his wife, Camilla, vandalized buildings, and battled riot police today over university fees. Also, they burned a bench. Wankers. (Hat tip to Battles, VeeArrrSix!) » 12/09/10 8:30pm 12/09/10 8:30pm

Russian Tuner Fucks Rolls-Royce Hood Ornament

As part of a tuning package for the Rolls-Royce Phantom, Russian tuner Dartz (they of the whale penis interior) replaced the storied "Spirit of Ecstasy" hood ornament with a couple engaged in sexual relations. It's dubbed the "Spirit of Xtasy." » 11/29/10 1:30pm 11/29/10 1:30pm

The EPA Thinks This Rolls-Royce Is A "Small Car"

I just realized the EPA classifies the 5,798 lb. Rolls-Royce Phantom Coupe as a "small car." Just to put that in perspective, the 3,217 lb. Honda Accord is classified as a "large car." This is ridiculous. » 11/16/10 4:00pm 11/16/10 4:00pm

Rolls-Royce Releases App For Countless Dozens of iPhone-Owning Ghost…

Rolls-Royce's first app for the iPhone and iPod touch, allowing countless dozens of potential customers to configure their own Ghost, is now available on Apple's App Store. Yeah, because iPhone apps are totally right for the core Rolls-Royce demographic. [Apple] » 5/05/10 8:30am 5/05/10 8:30am

How Many Spots Does It Take To Park A Rolls-Royce Phantom?

If you answered "three" without skipping a beat, with nary a hint of sarcasm and you found your nose turning slightly upward, then you're just the kind of person Rolls is looking for to buy a Phantom. [via TwitPic] » 3/17/10 9:00am 3/17/10 9:00am

Ever Wonder What $10 Million Of British Cars Looked Like?

UK Rolls-Royce and Bentley dealer P&A Wood's dropped a slew of classics on JamesList ranging from a $1,000,000-plus 1932 Bentley 8-liter to a $58,000 T2. We just thought it was a good way to start the morning. » 2/12/10 8:45am 2/12/10 8:45am

Rolls-Royce Ghost: Size Doesn't Matter

With 200EX concept styling, the little Rolls-Royce Ghost is all about the numbers. 212.6" long. 76.7" inches wide. A curb weight of 5,445 lbs. The brilliant 575 lb-ft of torque, 563 HP 6.6-liter V12. Put those numbers together? Epic. » 9/08/09 8:00am 9/08/09 8:00am

Rolls Royce Ghost: A New Crease, Official Power Numbers

The Rolls Royce Ghost, to be unveiled at September's Frankfurt Motor Show, will receive a brand-new 6.6-liter turbocharged V12 rated at 563 HP, 575 lb-ft of torque and have a 0-to-60 time of 4.7 seconds. Also, here's the latest crease-tease. » 7/21/09 5:15am 7/21/09 5:15am

Geely GE Phantom: Like A Rolls Royce, Only Ya Know, Not

The 2009 Shanghai Auto Show's just hours away and here's the first unveil. It's the Geely GE and as you can tell, it's a carbon copy of the Rolls Royce Phantom. [autohome.com.cn via TheTycho.com] » 4/19/09 10:45pm 4/19/09 10:45pm

You Know Times Are Tough When...

...you spot a Rolls-Royce Phantom Coupe in front of you in the McDonald's drive-through. Also, the driver's ordering from the value meal menu. Oh, and it's not Britney Spears behind the wheel. And no, they didn't "super size" it. » 11/28/08 11:30am 11/28/08 11:30am

Rolls-Royce RR4 Gets A Sketchy Tease Before Real 2010 Reveal

Rolls-Royce revealed the first design sketches today of its next new model — the 2010 Rolls-Royce RR4 — the same one we gave you details for back in January. The new boxy luxe roller will sit alongside and just to the left of the Phantom model in the line-up as it's a wee bit smaller than the ghost-like Rolls. As we… » 5/27/08 7:12am 5/27/08 7:12am