TodayApril 16, 2022

Alan Sheppard, chief interior designer, Rolls-Royce

Newport Beach, CA with Rolls-Royce – Chief Interior Designer Alan Shepherd took me through the Rolls-Royce. Sheppard spent a lot of time talking about the dashboard, and the side door. The dashboard and side door show no stitching,  a design first for Rolls-Royce and it gives the interior a more elegant look. Think of the difference between a swimming pool and an infinity swimming pool. Seamless.

Sheppard takes me through the history of the Spirit of Ecstasy, or as it is known in Crewe, Emily.

Lou Ann Hammond

Lou Ann Hammond is the CEO of Carlist and Driving the Nation. She is the co-host of Real Wheels Washington Post carchat every Friday morning and is the Automotive, energy correspondent for The John Batchelor Show and a Contributor to Automotive Electronics magazine headquartered in Korea. Hammond is a founding member of the Women's World Car of the Year #WWCOTY, and board member of the Women in Automotive.