In June 2016, the P1 LM was launched at Goodwood Festival of Speed, where it became the fastest road car to tackle the Goodwood Hill.
When, approximately one year ago, Rolls-Royce presented 103EX to the world, it invoked its coachbuilding heritage to inspire its future clientele. This Vision Vehicle envisaged a world of completely personal luxury mobility where new technologies would allow every Rolls-Royce to be designed in their owners’ image, should they wish. Such a Rolls-Royce would represent the truest meaning of luxury – a personal, Bespoke motor car like no other for each individual commissioning patron.
Leading luxury dealer group H.R. Owen has commissioned one of the most exclusive Rolls-Royce models ever made, the Dawn Mayfair Edition.
The completely unique drophead coupe is a 1 of 1 car that celebrates H.R. Owen’s 85 years of expertise in creating uniquely desirable motor cars, featuring a number of one-off touches only available on this Rolls-Royce to add to its exclusivity.
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Renault Sport Formula One Team secured its best-ever finishing position of sixth place thanks to a strong drive from Nico Hülkenberg in the Formula 1 Gran Premio de España Pirelli 2017 at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya. Nico made a demon start from thirteenth to seventh, then his pit crew were able to assist in him making a further position during the 66-lap race.
A packed sale room witnessed one of the most heated bidding wars of the year so far at Silverstone Auctions’ May Sale, held at Silverstone Circuit on 13th May, resulting in a sales rate of 72 per cent and total sales of £3.6 million.
Just ten examples of the Red Arrows inspired cars are being commissioned by Aston Martin Cambridge, each with special design features, hand-crafted interiors and graphic elements that draw on the visual language of aviation, as well as the skill and agility of the RAF's globally acclaimed official aerobatic unit, the Red Arrows.
Renault Sport Formula One Team endured a frustrating Heineken Chinese Grand Prix with Nico Hülkenberg finishing 12th and Jolyon Palmer finishing 13th after an eventful 56 lap race at the Shanghai International Circuit.
H.R. Owen has created the ultimate customer drive experience, assembling over £3million-worth of supercars cars in a truly unique event at Millbrook’s proving ground in Bedfordshire.
The world-famous automotive development facility welcomed the very best of the H.R. Owen’s fleet, as prospective clients were treated to a day of adrenaline-fuelled, high-performance driving. H.R. Owen prides itself on providing the perfect environment for its customers to test cars, and heading to Millbrook, away from the congested highways gives clients the opportunity to experience a car’s performance capabilities in the safest possible way.
Only H.R. Owen could deliver the ideal day of high-performance testing for customers with the best and most desirable cars in the world, underlining its status at the world’s leading luxury dealer group. At the recent event, the one-of-a-kind BAC Mono single-seater supercar made a debut appearance under the control of H.R. Owen, and it was in very good company.
The incredible test drive line-up was composed of two Ferraris, including a 488 GTB, two Aston Martin DB11s, two Lamborghini Huracán Spyders and the Rolls-Royce Wraith Black Badge. Bentley’s stunning new Continental Supersports – the most powerful Bentley ever made – was also driven by prospective H.R. Owen customers for the first time. Two of the most desirable new SUVs in the world, the Bentley Bentayga and Maserati Levante, also hit the track and the off-road course.
Taking the total value of cars on the day past the £3million-mark were the Bentley Continental GT and Maserati Ghibli. Allowing clients to put cars through their paces in a safe, high-performance environment is a crucial part of the H.R. Owen equation – no dealership in the world understands customer needs like H.R. Owen, who always go the extra mile to provide the very best service.
Tom King, Marketing Director for H.R. Owen, said: “Enabling customers to sample these stunning cars away from the road is just another way that H.R. Owen cements its status as the number one dealer group in the world. Having our brands together in one place was a great experience, while Millbrook was perfect to really put the cars to the test. People come from around the world to experience the H.R. Owen way, and our group testing event with 16 of the best cars around sums up exactly why we’re the best.”
Watch H.R. Owen’s 16 models being put through their paces at Millbrook here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-LTEqp81F3o&feature=youtu.be