26 Aug 2020: Rolls-Royce unveils limited-run Dawn Silver Bullet roadster
The premium vehicle takes inspiration from the roadsters of the 1920s and replaces the standard model's rear seats with titanium and metallic-silver buttresses.
Only 50 'Silver Bullets' will be ever made and each unit will come with a numbered plate to highlight exclusivity.
Exteriors: Rolls-Royce Dawn Silver Bullet: At a glance
The Rolls-Royce Dawn Silver Bullet has an eye-catching premium look, featuring a large blacked-out vertical slat grille, sleek LED headlamps, and a muscular bonnet with sculpted lines.
The sides are flanked by the company's iconic suicide doors, body-colored ORVMs, and seven-spoke alloy wheels.
Dimensions-wise, the roadster has a length of 5,285mm, a width of 1,947mm, and a wheelbase of 3,112mm.
Fact: Power and performance
The Rolls-Royce Dawn Silver Bullet retains the 6.6-liter, turbocharged V12 engine present on the standard model. The motor makes 563hp/820Nm and comes mated to an 8-speed automatic gearbox. Moreover, the roadster can sprint from 0-100km/h in 5 seconds and has a top-speed of 250km/h.
Interiors: A peek inside the cabin
The Rolls-Royce Dawn Silver Bullet offers a luxurious two seater-cabin, featuring ventilated leather seats, a carbon-fiber dashboard, and a central console surrounded by quilted leather.
The roadster packs a touchscreen infotainment system with support for the latest connectivity options.
On the safety front, it provides multiple airbags, infrared cameras, ABS with EBD, an engine immobilizer, parking sensors, and a blind-spot monitor.
Fact: What about the pricing?
Rolls-Royce will start delivering the Dawn Silver Bullet sometime in the summer of 2021. As for the pocket-pinch, the roadster should carry a significant premium over the standard model which falls in the price-bracket of Rs. 7.3-7.85 crore.