2024 Rolls-Royce Spectre: First Drive Review

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All in on Electric
Rolls-Royce plans to develop a line of exclusively electric vehicles by 2030, and Spectre is the first step in that direction. But the idea of an electric Rolls-Royce isn’t new — about 120 years ago, company co-founder Charles Rolls thought it was a good idea. He had the opportunity to experience his first electric vehicle — a Columbia Electric Carriage — and after his drive, Rolls presciently proclaimed, “The electric car is perfectly noiseless and clean. There is no smell or vibration. They should become very useful when fixed charging stations can be arranged.”

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