Currently reading: Rolls-Royce reveals soundproofed, isolated rear cabin
Privacy Suite insulates rear passengers from front occupants as well as the outside world
Jimi Beckwith
2 mins read
31 August 2018

Rolls-Royce has shown a new option at the Chengdu motor show that allows owners to create a completely private space in the rear of their car, sealed off from both the outside world as well as the driver. 

The Privacy Suite option adds a privacy screen between the rear passenger area and the two front seats, as well as increased acoustic insulation to block out sound from the passenger area for added privacy. An intercom system allows communication between the front and rear occupants, at the rear passengers' discretion. The driver can call the rear compartment, but the occupants can choose to reject the call.

The privacy screen is made of electrochromatic glass, which can be rendered opaque at the flick of a switch.

Rolls-Royce has also fitted a small opening in the divider to allow objects to be passed between the front and rear areas. This is illuminated so that the objects can be seen before being passed through.

The windows are fitted with privacy glass as well as full curtains, allowing occupants to be shielded from the outside world, as well as the option of blocking the view out of the windows. 

Rolls-Royce has mounted two 12.0in monitors to the dividing structure between the front and rear, with device connectivity as well as access to the car’s infotainment system.

The option is part of Rolls-Royce's customisation programme; the company has previously told Autocar that almost every car it produces has some bespoke element fitted at the customer's request.

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31 August 2018

Nice. But surely a rear bench seat is more conducive to getting it on while the chauffeur speeds you to your destination?

31 August 2018

 If your spending this amount of Cash on Transport for someone else to drive then I think you could have it built your way, I’m sure there have been many luxury Cars built with some weird and wonderful interiors and there’s nothing wrong with that, what would you build into your RR if you could afford it?

31 August 2018

Now you can murder someone without ever having to leave your car! AND - Get this! - NO WITNESSES!!!

1 September 2018

For putting the kids in.


No more "Are we there yet?"


1 September 2018

Perfect for the rich types who are so far up thenselves, they can see out from behind their own front teeth.

27 September 2018

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