Rolls-Royce announced its 2021 financial statements with record sales. Where, this British manufacturer managed to sell 5,586 units of vehicles, and became the highest during its 117 years of existence.
Sales in 2021 increased 49 percent compared to the previous year, when the Covid-19 pandemic hit.
Although it did not mention in detail, Rolls-Royce called the Cullinan and the latest Ghost the product with the most sales. In addition, the highest sales records also occurred in several regions, such as the China, North America and Asia Pacific markets.
There has been an increase in customer demand for bespoke products, such as the Rolls-Royce Phantom Oribe involving the nam Herms, Phantom Tempus, Black Badge Wraith/Dawn Landspeed. Last year was significant for the Rolls Royce Coachbuild program, with the launch of the $28 million Boat Tail. Finally, Provence’s pre-owned program is enjoying its rewards.
Torsten Müller-Ötvös, CEO of Rolls-Royce Motor Cars said that 2021 was a revival for the company, and congratulated the team on their efforts.
“Factors that contributed to this record were the first year of availability of the new generation Ghost, the launch of Black Badge Ghost, and the growing demand for Bespoke personalization. Last year we also announced the Specter’s first fully electric model, which is slated to debut in 2023,” said Torsten.
For your information, there are more than 2,000 people currently employed by Rolls-Royce, at the Goodwood plant operating two shifts, and 37 new interns preparing to join the staff next year.