Luxury, comfort and effortless handling
Motor vehicle enthusiasts all look for that smooth comfortable drive that makes you feel like you are flying along the motorway. We look at some of the top luxury cars in the UK that would make anyone in both the driver’s seat or passenger seats feel like royalty.
Top 3 luxury vehicles in the UK
This UK company started off as the “Swallow Sidecar Company” which originally made sidecars for motorcycles and was started in 1922 in England. The company changed its name to Jaguar Cars in 1945. The company is now owned by Tata Motors who bought the company in 2008.Regardless of how many times the company has changed names, the cars that have been produced that bare the Jaguar name are an eloquent form of luxury and true automotive engineering geniuses that brings a remarkable car.
Founded in 1919 and often confused for a Rolls-Royce are decidedly different. The first Bentley to build was done so as a sports car. It was quite a bit larger than most other sports car, its innovative design was a huge success on the racing circuits soon overtaking the smaller race cars in popularity. The company was founded by the Bentley brothers but when the company hit financial difficulties it was taken over by Woolf Barnato and under his direction went on to produce five different models of the Bentley including the famous Speed six. Bentley was taken over by Rolls-Royce in the early 1930’s and is now owned by Volkswagen after a battle with BMW in 1997 for ownership of the company.
The name is basically synonymous with royalty and has long since been the mark of perfection for luxury vehicles in both innovative engineering and unrivalled luxury. The company which formed a partnership between an engineer and one of the UK’s first ever car dealership owners has made a huge impact on British history. The Silver Ghost was declared the “The Best Car in the World” in 1907 after it broke the world record by travelling from London to Glasgow. Rolls-Royce has developed nothing but award-winning luxury vehicles making the most logical choice as the vehicle of choice for the royal family in the 1950’s and has since then carried the royal family to many galas, trips and outings.
The brand name was sold to BMW who finished accumulating the final assets for it in 2002 to carry on the fine craftmanship of this iconic car.
There really is nothing like the feel of driving a quality luxurious vehicle, cushioned in the lap of the plush leather seat designed to hug and mold perfectly to your form. The powerful engine so fine-tuned that it barely makes a whisper as you cruise down the motorway the car practically drives itself. For those special occasions, gala and dance events one can imagine pulling up to it and gracefully stepping out from the cars plush interior as the perfect start to a great function.