Rolls-Royce Motor Cars announced today the updates of the 2009 Rolls Royce Phantom and Phantom Extended Wheelbase model range. The 2009 Rolls Royce Phantom will have a new front bumper design and a stainless steel shallower grille. These changes are meant to harmonize the models with the front appearance of the Rolls Royce Phantom Drophead Coupe and Phantom Coupe.
The 2009 Rolls Royce Phantom will also come with LED door handle illumination, 21-inch cast aluminum wheels as standard and two other optional wheel designs.
The interior of the 2009 Rolls Royce Phantom features new front and rear door cappings, bi-directional double reading lights in the C-pillar and repositioned electric window switches. Rolls Royce Press Release:
Rolls-Royce Motor Cars is pleased to announce details of a product update to the 2009 model year Phantom and Phantom Extended Wheelbase. Building on a successful sales year in 2008, the phased introduction of a number of subtle model year enhancements will reinforce Phantom’s position as the pinnacle product of the super luxury segment. Harmonising the front appearance of the car with that of the Phantom Drophead Coupe and Phantom Coupe, a new streamlined front bumper has been designed and integrated with a shallower grille, finished in stainless steel.
Other new exterior features include LED door handle illumination and the fitting of 21-inch cast aluminum wheels as standard. Two further wheel options exist, both manufactured in forged alloy and available in either painted or part polished finishes.
Inside, rear passengers will benefit from a new RCA component input which provides auxiliary audio and visual connectivity to the 12-inch monitors mounted within the picnic tables. Further features include new front and rear door cappings with integrated grab handles and new bi-directional double reading lights in the C-pillar provide additional illumination. Rear climate control, volume control and electric window switches are now conveniently repositioned, housed in a wood veneer panel in the door.