It's autonomous and zero-emissions
“Those things are hygiene factors for us,” says Giles Taylor, design director at Rolls-Royce. That’s jargon for things that are non-optional – if you don’t have them you won’t be a player in the market.
Anyway, those things fit the Rolls-Royce ethos. The silent smooth power of electric motors is just what Rolls powertrains have always tried to emulate. And as has often been said, Rolls owners were among the first to have self-driving cars – the autonomous system being the chauffeur.