BMW-owned company, Rolls-Royce has officially released the first images of its first ever SUV, which the carmaker refers as ‘Cullinan’, although its production name would be different.

rolls-royce-cullinan-suv-pictures-photos-images-snaps
The Cullinan will be the first model from Rolls-Royce to be built on an all-new aluminium architecture

The British automaker officially confirmed the project is underway, with the production model expected to go on-sale worldwide in 2018. Surprisingly, Rolls-Royce didn’t use the term SUV, instead calls the Cullinan as an “All-Terrain, High-Sided Vehicle”.

rolls-royce-cullinan-suv-2018-global-debut
BMW’s upcoming X7 will share some of its components with the Rolls-Royce Cullinan

As per the company, the Cullinan will be the first model with four-wheel drive in Rolls-Royce’s 110-year history. Further revealed that the production-ready model will be tested in varied conditions, ahead of its debut; First, it will be taken to the Arctic Circle for cold-weather testing, before being shipped to the Middle East next-year for testing performance in high temperatures and desert conditions.

 
To read more on Rolls-Royce SUV, Click here

 

Also see: Officially Official: Rolls-Royce SUV confirmed