The Maharajas' Motor Car

The Maharajas' Motor Car

In the first 50 years of the 20th Century, more than 800 Rolls-Royce cars were exported from England to India. During that time, they became a symbol of power and prestige for the maharajas and bore witness to the complex relationship between these two countries. Explore this timeless car during a time of great change. The days of the maharajas would soon become a distant memory, but their extravagant vehicles would survive, serving as windows to a forgotten time and place, when these luxurious machines captivated India's ruling class.

The Maharajas' Motor Car: Sneak Peek

The days of India's Maharajas are gone, but their cars live on, telling a story of pride, opulence and one-upmanship.