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Rolls-Royce Wraith burns to the ground in China

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Rolls-Royce Wraith burns to the ground in China

A Rolls-Royce Wraith has been completely destroyed in an unfortunate incident which took place recently in China and it affected other exotic cars.

What is considered to be probably the first recorded incident of the impressive Rolls-Royce Wraith is coming all the way from China where such a luxury cruiser has burned to the ground. According to the guys from Wrecked Exotics, the model in question was on a trailer which caught fire and the flames expanded to its body too. The Wraith has been completely destroyed, along with other vehicles, such as the Porsche Cayenne and the Audi R8. It is not sure what started the fire.

As you probably remember, the Rolls-Royce Wraith was officially unveiled during the 2013 Geneva Motor Show, in a premiere. The model in question is based on the Ghost Sedan and it is coming with a fresh design because every body panel has been replaced. Power to the impressive ride is coming from a 6.6 liter V12 engine which is producing a total output of 624 HP and 800 Nm of torque. The engine is connected to an 8-speed transmission signed by ZF. The 0 to 60 mph (96 km/h) sprint takes 4.4 seconds. Prices for the model start at 300,000 USD.


by Cristian Gnaticov (my Google+) - Wednesday, June 18th, 2014 - filed under Car crashes, News, Rolls Royce. Image credit: .
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