Rolls-Royce Unveils Wraith 'Inspired by Sajeev'

Mark Stevenson
by Mark Stevenson
rolls royce unveils wraith inspired by sajeev

The latest creation as part of Rolls-Royce’s Bespoke Collections might as well have come from the Fox-body-loving garage of our own [s]Sanjeev[/s] Sajeev Mehta. Showered in a svelte shade of heavy-metal brown, this Wraith ‘Inspired by Music’ model is just as inspired by the Brown Car Appreciation Society as it is Rock & Roll.

Starting with Rolls-Royce’s 1300 watt Bespoke Audio system — a feature the company has made available since the Wraith came to being in 2013 — the ‘Inspired by Music’ model is filled with copper accents, leather floor mats, and slathered in “Lyrical Copper” paint. In the real world, we call that brown.

While Rolls says the new car harkens back to its association with Rock & Roll greats such as Keith Moon, John Lennon and Elvis Presley, this Wraith is as close as you can get to a BCAS Approved Holy Roller™.

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  • DweezilSFV DweezilSFV on Aug 05, 2015

    Inspired by Sanjaya from American Idol. Rock and Rolls.

  • Sobro Sobro on Aug 05, 2015

    So if it's inspired by Moon, Lennon, and Elvis why isn't it amphibious, psychedelic, and full of willing virgins?

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