BMW’s growth of the i7 EV sedan, a direct rival to the Mercedes EQS, will debut subsequent 12 months and it is extremely probably the Silent Shadow is being developed alongside it to an extent. The largest mechanical distinction between the i7 and Silent Shadow is their respective platforms: the i7 can be CLAR-based.
Nevertheless, each will share quite a few different parts in an effort to maximize manufacturing effectivity and economies of scale. For instance, each will function BMW-built electrical motors and axles, and battery packs. Rolls-Royce engineers have additionally supposedly developed each rear- and four-wheel-drive layouts. All advised, anticipate the Silent Shadow to tip the scales at over 6,000 kilos. Batteries should not precisely light-weight. Manufacturing is anticipated to happen on the agency’s Goodwood facility alongside the Cullinan SUV and Ghost and Phantom sedans.