Posted By: Dr. Maher Al Khedr
To most minds, luxury cars mean opulent lifestyles, over-the-top purchases, glitz, and glamour.
However, beyond the brand names and top-of-the-range performance capabilities of these machines lie little, yet valuable gems that no one mentioned to you before.
While some of these elements are automatically included in specific car models, some features are optional extras, entirely dependent on wealthy buyers’ demands.
The client’s tastes and pockets often determine the range of customization of these extras.
So here are the top five surprising but welcome features contained by your favorite deluxe autos.
When it comes to luxury car brands, there have been some pretty ambitious customization projects.
Rolls Royce, for instance, swears by the mantra that as far as customers go, ‘no request is left unexplored.’
Besides their flawless leather interiors, Rolls Royce rent per day has incorporated bespoke extras such as thermos flasks in its interior door panel.
In that case, the company first built a prototype of the door and conducted crash tests to determine its viability before finally installing the item per the client’s request.
There have also been jewelry boxes built-in for the discerning wealthy Rolls Royce rental Dubai lady clients.
Other Rolls Royce rental Dubai lavish accompaniments include branded umbrellas bearing brand insignia and matching leather luggage complete with anchored wheel caps spotting the brand logo.
In Bentley’s case, the clock is a Breitling timepiece known as the Mulliner Tourbillion, a self-winding mechanism that runs independently of the car.
In keeping with your celebrity status, the Bentley rental dubai Mulsanne and Rolls Royce Phantom also offer anti-paparazzi curtains to keep you away from those pesky cameras.
- Power Doors
While most cars have power steering and power windows, regular economy cars are yet to scale the heights achieved by luxury cars on power doors.
These include doors that can be opened and closed at the touch of a button, among other special features.
One of the leading luxury brands in this segment is Rolls Royce, whose heavy-duty car doors are button operated and feature a soft closing mechanism.
Other cars with soft closing power doors include Aston Martin, Mercedes S-Class, and the BMW 7 series.
Meanwhile, the McLaren Senna brings you see-through doors to enhance visibility around the car.
Still, on the subject of power doors, it is worth noting that various luxury car models bring with them different kinds of power doors.
Then there are the famed Lamborghini scissor doors which rotate vertically on a hinge located at the front of the door.
It reduces the risk of hitting cyclists with your car door and offers drivers better visibility when backing up the car.