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What is history of Rolls-Royce?

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Asked by ankit shivam, 28 May '10 10:32 am
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Rolls and Royce were in fact people before the history of Rolls-Royce as a company every began. Frederick Royce was a British electrical equipment manufacturer who built the first Royce cars in 1904. The three two-cylinder, 10-hp cars he built attracted the attention of Charles Rolls, a longtime car enthusiast from way back in 1894 and son of a baron. He owned a dealership in London, where he first encountered a Royce. He was so taken with the engineering that he partnered with the car's creator. Royce would built the cars, and Rolls would sell them.
Like many manufacturers of the day, Rolls entered the first Rolls-Royces in races in order to promote them. These cars were similar to the first one built by Royce. Real fame came with the 1907 introduction of a 6-cylinder engine inside a silver-painted four-passenger chassis dubbed "The Silver Ghost." This car was driven 15,000 continuous miles with little wear, cementing the R-R reputation for reliability. Unfortunately, Rolls' passion ...more
Answered by Dinesh Manaktala, 28 May '10 10:35 am

 
  
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Rolls-Royce is a global business providing integrated power systems for use on land, at sea and in the air. The Group has a balanced business portfolio with leading market positions
Answered by SHYAM KUMAR, 28 May '10 10:39 am

 
  
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Car manufacturer from UK now , builts aircraft engines and cars only on special order.
Car were having lifetime warrantee.
It was said that this car moves without any engine too
Answered by Gernal Singh, 28 May '10 10:34 am

 
  
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