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Costliest Car in the World | Most expensive Car in the World

Have you ever thought, which is the most expensive car in the world. Well the answer is the Rolls Royce Sweptail.  The new Rolls Royce Sweptail has become the most expensive car money can buy. It is a one-off that has been made on order for a customer whose details have not been disclosed. This Rolls Royce Sweptail was showcased at the Villa d’Este for Concorso d’Eleganza on the 27th of May, 2017. The most expensive car in the world is priced at $13 Million (Approx Rs 85 Crores). At this price, it is the costliest car in the World. The new Rolls Royce Sweptail has taken design inspiration from this car’s namesake from the 1920s.

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Costliest Car in the World


The new Sweptail has been designed as well as manufacturer at the House of Rolls Royce.  The Director of Design at Rolls Royce, Mr. Giles Taylor worked in close contact of the client for the design of this car.

Costliest Car in the World- Rolls Royce Sweptail- Price

Price$13 million (Approximately Rs 85 Crore)

This Rolls Royce Sweptail was under manufacturing since 2013. It got recently finished and was on display at the Villa d’Este for Concorso d’Eleganza. As mentioned earlier, at $13 million this is the costliest car in the world. The cost of this car in Indian currency is Rs 85 Crore approximately.

Costliest Car in the World- Rolls Royce Sweptail- Specifications

Engine6.75-litre V12
Max. Power459 PS
Peak Torque720 Nm
Transmission6-speed Automatic

The Rolls Royce Sweptail is powered by the same 6.75-litre V12 engine that powers the Phanton Coupe. It pumps out a max. power of 459 PS and a peak torque of 720 Nm. The engine comes mated with a 6-speed Automatic transmission. The new car is built on the same platform i.e the aluminium spaceframe platform on which the Phantom Coupe is built.

Costliest Car in the World- Rolls Royce Sweptail- Exterior Design

The Rolls Royce Sweptail carries all the distinct design elements of a Rolls Royce. The front look of the car, even though unique, is enough to identify the car as a Rolls Royce. The primary highlights of the front-end are the solid and sturdy character of the front profile, which are very well positioned around the iconic Rolls-Royce Pantheon grille. This grille seems to be the the largest of any modern car.



The side profile of the Rolls Royce Sweptail reveals the striking silhouette that defines its unique character. The grandeur of this royal-looking coupé is very unique. The roofline sweeps backwards towards the rear and even overshoots the boot’s edge to highlight the car’s length, right from the edge of the windscreen. One can find a lot of classy touches at the rear. The car undoubtedly gives it a look worth 13 million dollars. It not only has a look of a Rolls Royce but only carries a lot of uniqueness to its design. The uninterrupted glass roof is one of its most remarkable feature, which definitely happens to be one of the largest and most complex ever seen on any car.

Costliest Car in the world

Costliest Car in the World- Rolls Royce Sweptail- Interiors

The Sweptail is a two seater vehicle. The ultra luxurious, but still minimalistic interiors, highlights the touring aspirations through the two-seat GT configuration. The interior feels very roomy and airy as the windows are big. The huge panoramic sunroof helps one connect to the outside world. Rolls Royce has been very generous with using polished Macassar Ebony as well as open-pore Paldao to create both a classical and a contemporary contrast. The seats are wrapped in Dark Spice and light Moccasin leathers.


So, here is all we have for you for about the most expensive car in the world- The Rolls Royce Sweptail. What do you have to say about the costliest car in the world? Do let us know by sharing your thoughts in the comments section below. Also keep visiting India Autoz (https://indiaautoz.in) for more such interesting articles. If you think, there is any topic we should cover, do let us know via the comments section below.

About Abhishek Barmase

Abhishek Barmase is a passionate automobile lover who loves to keep himself updated with the latest development in the Indian Automobile Industry. His love for automobiles made him start his own automobile website, https://indiaautoz.in .

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