Posts Tagged ‘Rolls Royce’

How did Suicide Doors get that name?

August 29, 2012

We will send a link to this page and these pictures so that if the Jalopnik question of the day editor needs them, he can use them if he takes our suggestion to answer the question asked by the headline above.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The cars that have front doors that open towards the rear are few and far between these days.  We wonder how Suicide Doors got the name.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

What’s not to love about a mint condition (1954?) Rolls Royce (seen last Sunday afternoon in Berkeley  CA) with Suicide doors?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Classic car spotting on Shattuck Ave. in Berkeley produced these photos.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Isn’t there a song about a car owned by a little old lady from Berkeley CA?

 

 

Rolls Royce with a flames paint job

February 21, 2011

Whenever we see a car with a flame paint job, we take a photo.  When we see a Rolls Royce waiting at a light that has a flame paint job (on Sunday, Feb. 20, 2011), we ran out into the line of waiting cars to get these photos.  It’s not every day in Berkeley that you see a Rolls . . . let alone one with a flame paint job.

Better than a Rolls Royce?

May 18, 2009

MVC-007F

Nothing is better than a Rolls Royce, right?

A Ford is better than nothing, right?

Therefore you have logically proved that a Ford is better than a Rolls Royce