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Malcolm Tucker has had a lifelong interest in Rolls-Royce & Bentley cars, having restored several to national concours winning condition. Joining the Rolls-Royce Enthusiasts' Club in 1963, he became the club's youngest chairman in 1989. Following which he launched Pinnacle magazine, 'The magazine for International Rolls-Royce and Bentley Owners'on behalf of the Sir Henry Royce Memorial Foundation. He has twice acted as guest editor for the Rolls-Royce Enthusiasts’ Club Magazine The Bulletin, being responsible for six issues. Also, he writes historic articles and information sheets for Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Ltd, and has been a member of the companies ‘Future Naming Policy’ committee. He has written five children's books on engineering subjects and edited seven others for Merlion Publishing, a division of Penguin Books. He has contributed to several motoring magazines and was a regular contributor for The Nob Hill Gazette, San Francisco, USA.

Previous titles include The Goodwood Phantom, The Goodwood Phantom Drophead Coupé and Rust In Peace. He is now working on the fourth book for Dalton Watson, titled Park Ward due for publishing in June, 2019.

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In this book, author Malcolm Tucker delves into the photographic archives of the celebrated motoring historian Mike Worthington-Williams. Around 450 photographs are included.

Translated in China & printed in Singapore, this book covers the recent history of BMW's acquisition of Rolls-Royce Motorcars, their construction of a new facility in Goodwood, Sussex, & the design & manufacture of the Phantom.

The Rolls-Royce Phantom saloon is designed around an aluminium spaceframe that imparts great strength, torsional rigidity & lightness to the car; it also has the ability to be easily adapted to other dimensions and designs.