2013 Rolls-Royce Phantom Drophead Coupe

The Rolls Royce Phantom Drophead coupe is actually the convertible version of the Phantom sedan and is a perfect match to enjoy open air long drive in the summer season. Tough, this is a convertible but you can expect the high end styling features and classy feel of the sedan Phantom with the ultimate interior and performance features. The upgraded 2013 Rolls Royce Phantom Drophead coupe is a blend of old and modern craftsmanship that comes with a hand crafted interior with a powerful modern powertrain. When you look at the car you will notice an expression of relaxed, attractive and less formal type of Phantom.

The Expression and Style Statement

2013 Rolls-Royce Phantom Drophead Coupe

The exterior look of the car is not like todays modern cars but is highly appealing and distinctive. The 2-door coupe Phantom Drophead leads you to the past as its exterior is inspired from the 1930 racing yachts and has a vertical bar huge front grille, rear opening doors, power convertible fabric roof in contrast colors, rain sensing wipers, standard LED headlights and the car sits on standard 21 inch wheels that increases the fun and ride quality of the 2013 Rolls Royce Phantom Drophead coupe. The color pallet of the Phantom Drophead coupe is based on a number of colors to choose from.

Interior

2013 Rolls-Royce Phantom - Interior

The inner space of the 2013 Rolls Royce Phantom Drophead coupe is perfect for four that means you can enjoy an open air ride with your friends or your spouse and two or even three kids. The interior is also designed on the formula of 1930s racing yachts that evokes a feel of elegance in the passengers. Standard interior features include keyless entry, power accessories, dual zone climate control, 10 way power driver and front passenger seat with power adjustable lumbar and multi level heating, premium leather upholstery, folding centre armrest, cruise control, an 8.8 inch infotainment system with 3D topography maps and five camera parking sensors, a tilt and telescoping steering wheel, leather and wood trim on centre console, alloy, wood and leather trims on doors, 15 speaker audio system with a CD/DVD palyer, Sirius XM Satellite radio, USB connection, speed sensitive volume control, 2 subwoofers and auxiliary audio jack. Rolls Royce offered a range of interior colors to costomise your car.

Safety Features

2013 Rolls-Royce Phantom Safety Features

Front airbags, front side mounted airbags and full length side curtain airbags, dynamic brake control, ABS, corner brake control, Tire Pressure monitoring, stability control and traction control.

Under the Hood

2013 Rolls-Royce Phantom Under the Hood

Under the hood of the 2013 Rolls Royce Phantom Drophead coupe is a 6.7 liter V12 engine that delivers 453 horsepower and 531 lb ft of torque. The powertrain is mated with an eight speed automatic transmission and the rear wheel drive is standard. The 2013 Rolls Royce Phantom Drophead coupe is heavy like the Chevrolet Suburban but you will be surprised to see that the car accelerates from 0-60 mph in just 6.2 seconds. The EPA rated fuel economy is 11 mpg city and 19 mpg highway.

Pricing and Availability

The 2013 Rolls Royce Phantom Drophead coupe has a base price of $469,900 and is available for sale.

Competitors

The key rivals of the 2013 Rolls Royce Phantom Drophead coupe are Bentley Continental GTC and Bentley Mulsanne.

Pros

  • Luxurious and classy
  • Agile cruise comfort
  • Composed ride

Cons

  • Old technology
  • Strong rivals
  • Pricey for the look and features

The Verdict

2013 Rolls-Royce Phantom Drophead Coupe - Verdict

The 2013 Rolls Royce Phantom Drophead coupe is a nice option for those who want to get a car with a new powertrain and luxury badge but an old  and classy look.  Overall the car is one of the finest and well crafted car from each and every aspect.

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