Rolls-Royce Motor Cars celebrates largest gathering of Rolls Royces in the World

Rolls-Royce Motor Cars celebrates largest gathering of Rolls Royces in the World

26.06.2015: Rolls-Royce Motor Cars recently celebrated the largest gathering of Rolls-Royces in




Rolls-Royce Motor Cars recently celebrated the largest gathering of Rolls-Royces in the world at the 56th Rolls-Royce Enthusiasts’ Club Annual Concours and Rally. The spectacular setting of Burghley House in Stamford, Lincolnshire, provided the perfect backdrop for a record number of motor cars, with over 1000 heritage and contemporary Rolls-Royces attending for the first time in the Club’s history.


Rolls-Royce Motor Cars honoured the occasion with a record display of seven Goodwood-built Phantoms, Ghosts and Wraiths, including several highly Bespoke models. The motor cars, hosted by a team of experts from the Home of Rolls-Royce at Goodwood, drew large crowds throughout the three day event, with the passion for the brand, particularly for the contemporary models, evident amongst fans, enthusiasts and owners alike.


Torsten Mueller-Oetvoes, Chief Executive Officer, Rolls-Royce Motor Cars, said, “The Rolls‑Royce Enthusiasts’ Club is a vital custodian of our marque’s remarkable history. Events such as the Annual Concours and Rally serve to give the wider public close access to some of the most important and rare motor cars in automotive history


. The incredibly warm reaction to our stable of contemporary motor cars at these events is testament to our careful and successful custodianship of the Rolls-Royce brand.”


An increasing number of enthusiasts are choosing to purchase a Goodwood-built Rolls-Royce to complement their heritage collections, either commissioning a new motor car or purchasing through the company’s Provenance Programme. This is reflected by the recently launched ‘Goodwood Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Register’, which is now one of the fastest-growing sections of the Club.


The Rolls-Royce Enthusiasts’ Club caters for anyone with an interest in the motor car products of Rolls-Royce. From just eleven people at the inaugural meeting in 1957, membership is now approaching 10,000, making it the largest club of its kind in the world. Membership is open to owners and non-owners alike and members are drawn from all walks of life and from most countries of the world. Details can be found at www.rrec.org.uk.

 

Andrew Ball- photo ROlls Royce

Permanent-URL: http://www.automobilsport.com/rolls-royce-motor-cars-largest-gathering-in-world---138075.html

26.06.2015 / MaP

More News

Porsche celebrates 17 overall victories at the 24 Hours of Le Mans in Goodwood
25.06.2015
Le Mans winning Porsche 919 Hybrid to start at Goodwood festival of speedThe Porsche legend has been closely linked with the legendary 24 Hours of Le Mans race since the beginning of the company's history. Iconic race cars such as the Porsche 917 more >>
Gulf set to star at Goodwood Festival of Speed
25.06.2015
The many facets of Gulf at the 2015 Goodwood Festival of Speed “Just what is it about the Gulf Oil livery that seems to transform even an already-special car into something extraordinary?” – Goodwood News release June more >>
McLaren moments to honour famous race-winners at Goodwood Festival of Speed
25.06.2015
    McLaren ‘Moments’ honour a number of the iconic names to have raced for McLaren over the last 50 years    Comprehensive collection of McLaren models on display, statically and dynamically  &n more >>
Salon International de l’Aéronautique et de l’Espace de Paris Le Bourget 2015 : tous les records ont été battus
23.06.2015
51ème Salon International de l’Aéronautique et de l’Espace de Paris Le Bourget 15-21 juin 2015•    Exposants : 2 303 exposants (+4% par rapport à 2013) en provenance de 48 pays (44 pays en 2013) more >>
Seven Mercedes-Benz 300 SLRs as visiting stars at the Goodwood Festival of Speed
23.06.2015
- Goodwood celebrates Sir Stirling Moss and the Mercedes-Benz 300 SLRThe most successful racing sports car of the 1955 motor sport season is making a sensational gala appearance at the Goodwood Festival of Speed: 60 years after the Mille Miglia victory by more >>
BMW at the Goodwood Festival of Speed 2015
23.06.2015
photo caption:  The new BMW 6 Series Coupé 640dWith only a few days to go until the 2015 Goodwood Festival of Speed, visitors can look forward to a range of exciting activity from BMW throughout the festival. They will have the oppor more >>
ALPINA feiert 50. Geburtstag
18.06.2015
• Wandel: Aus der Garage zum Hersteller exklusiver Automobile• Leistungsentwicklung: Vom einst 90 PS starken BMW 1500 mit ALPINA Anlage bis zum BMW ALPINA B6 Bi-Turbo EDITION 50 mit 600 PSALPINA feiert 50. Geburtstag. Vom more >>
Porsche opens Experience Center in Le Mans
12.06.2015
Customer Experience Center at historic racetrackOn 12 June 2015 the French marketing and sales company Porsche France celebrated the official opening of the Porsche Experience Center Le Mans. more >>
Arden International opens doors for National Motorsport Week
11.06.2015
As part of National Motorsport Week Arden International is opening its doors and inviting motorsport enthusiasts to visit its Banbury Factory during the biggest Motorsport week on the British Calendar – the lead up to Formula One Weekend.If you enjoy Formula more >>
ProSieben begleitet die Gründung von „Die Band“ und die neuen Top-Modelle von SEAT rocken mit
11.06.2015
In diesem Sommer hat SEAT mit seinen neuen Top-Modellen einiges zu feiern und geht gleich in die Marketing-Offensive. Die Automobilmarke nutzt das ProSieben Programmhighlight „Die Band“, um der jungen und dynamischen Zielgrup more >>
BMW celebrates 40 years of BMW Art Cars.
26.05.2015
“Rolling sculptures” take to the stage around the world in 2015.The BMW Art Cars by Jeff Koons, Andy Warhol, Roy Lichtenstein, Frank Stella and Alexander Calder Lichtenstein. Warhol. Koons. Stella. Calder. Rauschenb more >>
Dindo Capello is coveted guest in Italy
25.05.2015
The triple Le Mans winner and current Audi dealer Dindo Capello was a popular guest in May. Only last week he participated in two events. On Thursday, he was in Asti to visit a tribute for the motorsport physician Dr. Clau more >>
Timo Scheider visits Audi Shop in Berlin
25.05.2015
Timo Scheider advertised for the DTM race at the Lausitzring this coming weekend by appearing at the Audi Shop in the 'Bikini Berlin' shopping center. The Audi Sport Team Phoenix driver busily signed autographs and r more >>
Watch experts of Oris pick up speed with Audi driving experience Audi partner
25.05.2015
Oris has chosen a motorsport related venue for its first national sales staff training. The Swiss watchmaker invited 60 dealers to the new driving experience center in Neuburg, near the Danube river. more >>
Citroen Etoile Garage inaugure le premier DS Store à Luxembourg
22.05.2015
Le 4 juin 2015, DS STORE LUXEMBOURG, le premier DS Store au Luxembourg entièrement dédié à la Marque DS ouvrira officiellement ses portes. Après l’introduction de DS par Citroën en tant que more >>
Charly Lamm turns 60
19.05.2015
 “I don’t regret a single second of what I have experienced in motor racing.”BMW Motorsport, Charly Lamm (DE) Team Principal BMW Team Schnitzer. Charly Lamm seemed destined to follow his older half-brothers more >>
VW GTI meeting at Wörthersee
18.05.2015
Volkswagen presents the Golf GTE Sport, Ogier puts on a showThose at the 34th GTI meeting at Wörthersee were given a glimpse of the future: On Thursday, Dr. Heinz-Jakob Neußer, Volkswagen Board Member for Technical Developmen more >>
CEA Announces Record 176,676 Attendees at 2015 International CES
14.05.2015
To maintain quality CES experience, CEA to cap 2016 CES registration via enhanced credentialing procedures The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)®, the owner and producer of the International CES® more >>
SEAT Leon ST CUPRA - Weltpremiere am Wörthersee
14.05.2015
SEAT Leon ST CUPRA endlich zum AnfassenGerade erst konnte der SEAT Leon ST CUPRA* einen neuen Rekord für Kombis auf dem Nürburgring aufstellen. Jetzt steht der Kraftprotz schon auf dem GTI-Wörthersee Treffen. Neben ihm werden sich noch vier weitere Schmuckstücke aus der Leon Familie dort präsentieren.  more >>
Lotus Brand Centre opens in Piccadilly
14.05.2015
- First Lotus Virtual Showroom- Customers can view and configure the specification of their new Lotus and arrange a test drive at their nearest Lotus dealer- Opened on 13 May 2015 The newly refitted Lotus Bra more >>
SKODA gibt Vollgas: Fünf Sportwagen beim GTI-Treffen am Wörthersee
12.05.2015
› Spektakulärer Rallye-Wagen: der neue ŠKODA Fabia R5› Kombi mit Rallye-Ambitionen: Showcar ŠKODA Fabia R5 Combi› Traumauto der ŠKODA Azubis: das ‚Azubi Car‘ ŠKODA FUNstar more >>
Audi racing technology featured at Vienna Motor Symposium
11.05.2015
At the symposium held at the Vienna Hofburg Congress Center on May 7 and 8, Audi presented powertrain technology innovations and provided insight into racing. Prof. Dr. Ulrich Hackenberg, Member of the Board of Ma more >>
Olivia Palermo enjoys a preview of Rolls-Royce "Wraith - Inspired by Fashion"
09.05.2015
... in New YorkFashion connoisseur Olivia Palermo was among the first to view the new Rolls-Royce 'Wraith – Inspired by Fashion', receiving its world premiere this evening in New York. Olivia, renowned for her impeccabl more >>
New high-efficiency engine from Audi -World premiere at the Vienna Motor Symposium
07.05.2015
Photo caption: Audi 2.0 TFSI with 140 kW (190 hp)    New 2.0 TFSI four-cylinder engine with innovative combustion method    Top figures: 190 hp, more >>
Audi at the 36th Vienna Motor Symposium
06.05.2015
  Photo caption:  Audi Q7 e-tron 3.0 TDI quattro       Three Audi presentations on innovations in drive technology    Focus on e-tron drive and world premiere of the new 2.0 T more >>
Latin Auto Parts Expo in Panama June 2015
05.05.2015
The LATIN AUTO PARTS EXPO (June 18-20, 2015) in Panama, Rep. of Panama is over 95% sold with more than 340+ companies!   The U.S. Department of Commerce recently granted Trade Fair Certif more >>
Opel und GM sagen 500 Millionen Mal Danke
05.05.2015
Besonderes Jubiläum: Photo:  Stolze Zahl: Opel Group CEO Dr. Karl-Thomas Neumann spricht auf der Feierstunde zu 500 Millionen bei GM gebauten Fahrzeugen – 68 Millionen davon made by Opel.•    Ei more >>
Lotus Cars erweitert einzigartiges Portfolio der Dörr Group in Frankfurt und Stuttgart
04.05.2015
Zu McLaren und Lamborghini an den Standorten Frankfurt, Stuttgart und München kommt ab sofort die britische Marke Lotus hinzu und schafft einen optimalen Einstieg in die Klasse der Supersportwagen•    Nicole Kösters und Andrew Skey fun more >>
Gary Paffett takes on ambassadorial role for Laureus Sport for Good Foundation
04.05.2015
    Mercedes-AMG DTM driver Gary Paffett to support the Laureus Sport for Good Foundation as one of its ambassadors    Gary Paffett: “I am very proud to have been nominated as a more >>
Lotus validates Evora 400 at Hethel
30.04.2015
•        Hethel Lap Time of 1:32 (six seconds faster than previous Evora S)•        Increased power, reduced weight and improved handling contribute to faster lap time more >>
Rolls-Royce Technology and Logistics Centre on track for successful launch
29.04.2015
Rolls-Royce Motor Cars confirmed today that construction of the company’s new Technology and Logistics Centre at Bognor Regis, close to the Home of Rolls-Royce at Goodwood, West Sussex, is well underway and on track for a successful launch in early 2016. In c more >>
BMW Performance Center to contest the 2015 One Lap Of America with new BMW X6 M.
28.04.2015
BMW Performance Center X6M One Lap of America 2015. The BMW Performance Center, with partners BMW Manufacturing, BMW Performance Parts and IHG Rewards Club today announced that it will compete in the 2015 One Lap of America with the all-new 567 more >>
YOKOHAMA auf der Tuning World Bodensee
27.04.2015
Neuer Zentralstand bietet Information und InteraktionVom ersten Tag der Tuning World Bodensee an ist YOKOHAMA als Partner und Aussteller fester Bestandteil des Messegeschehens. Vom 30. April bis zum 3. Ma more >>
BMW Belux célèbre les 40 ans de la BMW Série 3
24.04.2015
...en lançant une version exclusive pour les marchés belge et luxembourgeois.photo caption:   BMW 3 Series 40 YEARS Edition, created by BMW BeLuxC’est en 1975 que BMW créait une nouvel more >>
Fürst Albert II. von Monaco enthüllt LARTE Tesla Model S Elizabeta
23.04.2015
Als begeisterter Autofan interessiert sich Prinz Albert insbesondere auc more >>
The Mamont Cup: All four teams successfully reach the North Pole
22.04.2015
The Mamont Cup teams have all returned to Longyearbyen, Svalbard after a successful expedition to the North Pole. With conditions in their favour at the start of the journey, the teams made speedy progress more >>
JOIN/Motor Show de Luxembourg 2015...
22.04.2015
Les préparatifs de la 18ème édition du JOIN/Motor Show de Luxembourg ont débuté et elle s'annonce somptueuse !  La fête aux voitures et aux motos de sport, de compétition et de collection ouvri more >>
Lotus celebrates production landmark
21.04.2015
•    40,000 “Small Car Platform” Lotus models •    Continuously improved industry benchmark •    40,000th model is the first Elise S 20th Anniversary off the line more >>
Automechanika Johannesburg will provide final showdown for World Skills participants
21.04.2015
Automechanika Johannesburg, which takes place at Expo Centre, Nasrec, from May 6-9, will be the backdrop for the final battle to represent South Africa in three automotive skills at the 2015 WorldSkills Competition, which will be staged in São Paulo, Brazil, from more >>
2001-2022 copyright automobilsport.com