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Rolls-Royce Reveals Black Badge Ghost, The Purest Black Badge Yet

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Rolls-Royce Reveals Black Badge Ghost, The Purest Black Badge Yet - autojosh

Rolls-Royce debut the Black Badge Ghost, the purest and most technologically advanced Black Badge motor car yet.

The Black Badge, the highly successful alter ego of Rolls-Royce, debuted with Wraith and Ghost in 2016.

Since its debuted, the Black Badge models have made up 27 percent of the luxury marques sales globally.

Rolls-Royce Reveals Black Badge Ghost, The Purest Black Badge Yet - autojosh





The Black Badge, the highly successful alter ego of Rolls-Royce, debuted with Wraith and Ghost in 2016, followed by Dawn in 2017 then Cullinan in 2019. Since its debuted, the Black Badge models have made up 27% of the company’s sales globally.

On Thursday, a new, Post Opulent expression of Black Badge, the Rolls-Royce Ghost Black Badge, joined the family at an event in Miami, Florida. The all-new Rolls-Royce Black Badge Ghost is purest and most technologically advanced Black Badge motor car yet.

Rolls-Royce Reveals Black Badge Ghost, The Purest Black Badge Yet - autojosh

Rolls-Royce Ghost Black Badge

Named ‘Post Opulence’ by Rolls-Royce designers, this car is the Black Badge model of the latest Ghost that is not just the most technologically advanced Rolls-Royce yet, but also the most aesthetically pure.

Rolls-Royce Reveals Black Badge Ghost, The Purest Black Badge Yet - autojosh

In the twelve months since the new 2nd-generation of the Rolls-Royce Ghost has been available, it has become one of the fastest-selling products in the marque’s history, representing more than 3,500 commissions worldwide.





Like other members of the family, the Ghost Black Badge comes with a number of black exterior touches, with the Spirit of Ecstasy hood ornament and vertical metal grille having a darkened chrome finish. This is matched with a Bespoke 21-inch composite wheel set whose barrel are made up of 22 layers of carbon fibre laid on three axes each.

Rolls-Royce Reveals Black Badge Ghost, The Purest Black Badge Yet - autojosh

Customers can choose to have any of the marque’s 44,000 ‘ready-to-wear’ colours on their Ghost Black Badge, but Rolls-Royce says those that choose black will be treated to “the motor car industry’s darkest black,”.

Inside, it features advanced luxury materials that have been meticulously created and crafted for a unique ambience. These includes multiple wood layers that are pressed onto the interior component substrates, using black Bolivar veneer for the uppermost base layer.

Rolls-Royce Reveals Black Badge Ghost, The Purest Black Badge Yet - autojosh

Rolls-Royce Reveals Black Badge Ghost, The Purest Black Badge Yet - autojosh

There are also a timepiece, flanked by a world-first Bespoke innovation that debuted with Ghost, the Illuminated Fascia, surrounded by more than 850 stars, which displays an ethereal glowing Lemniscate.

The Black Badge uses the same twin-turbocharged 6.75-liter V12 engine as the base Ghost, but now churns out 591 hp and 664 lb-ft in the Black Badge, instead of the 563 horsepower and 627 pound-feet of torque in the base Ghost.

Rolls-Royce Reveals Black Badge Ghost, The Purest Black Badge Yet - autojosh

Rolls-Royce Reveals Black Badge Ghost, The Purest Black Badge Yet - autojosh

This allows the 5,490-pound Rolls-Royce to accelerate to 60 mph in 4.5 seconds — only 0.1 seconds quicker than the base Ghost — before topping out at an electronically limited top speed of 155 mph.

BMW-owned British luxury marque says that the all-new Rolls-Royce Black Badge Ghost ultra-luxury sedan is now available to commission now.





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