Top Gear accurately predicts future
The debut of the Rolls-Royce Mini in Shanghai cements our Mystic Meg credentials
Posted: 18 Apr 2011
Based on the nimble underpinnings of the Mini One 1.4, the compact-yet-luxurious Whelp allows any existing Rolls owner to play at being a person of moderate income. Novelty 'commoner' options include a Next leather jacket (£10,000) and a five-pound note (£500).
And that was our prediction for a Rolls-Royce Mini.
Not a bad shot, eh? OK, we didn’t specify the cashmere roof lining or the
lambswool sun visors. But hey, even Russell Grant isn’t right 100 per cent of
And if any senior bods from Jaguar, Bentley or Maybach are reading, we accept cheques, postal orders, direct debit…