Rolls-Royce Motor Cars has announced its highest number of sold vehicles in its 115-year history in 2018. 4,107 cars were delivered by the luxury brand to more than 50 countries across the world, with its Phantom model hailed as a “major growth driver”.
The Cullinan, which are the first cars under its SUV model, were delivered to customers in time for Christmas, with advance orders running into the second half of 2019. Torsten Müller-Ötvös, chief executive of Rolls-Royce Motor Cars, described the year as “a most successful, record-breaking” 12 months.
“We have seen growth in all our regions around the world. At Rolls-Royce we are deeply focused on each and every one of our customers and are delivering on their demanding expectations. The home of Rolls-Royce at Goodwood is acknowledged and celebrated as a global centre of luxury manufacturing excellence, where our skilled, dedicated team create the world’s finest, most sought-after luxury products. We set a formidable mark in 2018: I am confident it will prove the spur to even greater success in 2019,” he added.
Roll-Royce’s largest market in 2018 remained the Americas.