Staff Writer - CheersandGears.com
September 13, 2013
This was Rolls-Royce's CEO Torsten Müller-Ötvös answer pertaining to the rumors of a SUV back in April,
“We have no plans to produce an SUV, definitely not, the next thing is drophead Wraith but bespoke orders are the priority.”
Here's Torsten Müller-Ötvös this week at the Frankfurt Motor Show when asked about an SUV,
”We are intensively thinking about entering the SUV segment. The SUV segment is very interesting. It has been incredibly stable during the crisis, and I think a luxury niche will develop."
But why now? Likely, Rolls-Royce has seen luxury automakers raking in the sales (and money) with SUVs. Plus, it would give Bentley's SUV a run for its money.
Source: The Truth About Cars