RBW EV cars partners with Le Manoir aux Quat’Saisons to offer sustainable Luxury Oxfordshire tours

RBW EV Cars, the UK’s premier manufacturer of new, hand-crafted British classic sports cars, have announced a unique partnership with Le Manoir aux Quat’Saisons, a Belmond Hotel.

In celebration of the hotel’s 40th anniversary, guests will now have the exclusive opportunity to explore the picturesque Oxfordshire countryside in RBW’s bespoke, electric-powered Classic Roadster.

RBW EV Cars is dedicated to blending the timeless appeal of classic British sports cars with cutting-edge electric vehicle technology. Peter Swain, CEO of RBW EV Cars, stated, “We are honoured to be selected by Le Manoir aux Quat’Saisons, a hotel renowned for its luxurious quality and sustainable practices. Our hand-built classic roadsters combine modern luxury, advanced EV powertrains, and the iconic style of classic sports cars, offering a quintessentially British experience.”

Le Manoir aux Quat’Saisons, founded by Chef Patron Raymond Blanc OBE, has maintained its two Michelin stars since opening in 1984 and is celebrated for its exceptional gastronomy and stunning surroundings. The hotel’s pioneering approach to seasonality, sustainability, and local sourcing aligns perfectly with RBW’s mission to modernise motoring with emotion, engagement, and beauty.

Niall Kingston, General Manager of Le Manoir, remarked, “RBW’s electric journey ensures that the future of motoring retains its charm and elegance. Their complete service, including bespoke, hand-crafted vehicles built to exact specifications, provides our guests with a sustainable and modern driving experience.”

The custom-built RBW Roadster for Le Manoir is a classic British convertible featuring a bespoke walnut dashboard, hand-stitched leather interior, unique alloy wheels, and a soft top. Guests of Le Manoir can enjoy pre-set scenic routes through the countryside, accompanied by a delightful picnic prepared from local produce by Le Manoir.

This partnership showcases RBW EV Cars’ commitment to sustainability and innovation in the automotive industry. The collaboration with Le Manoir aux Quat’Saisons not only highlights the elegance and luxury of RBW’s classic roadsters but also underscores the importance of sustainable practices in modern motoring.

By offering guests a unique blend of classic British design and eco-friendly technology, RBW EV Cars and Le Manoir aux Quat’Saisons are setting a new standard for luxury travel and sustainable tourism. This partnership marks a significant milestone in the journey towards a greener, more stylish future for the automotive industry.

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Richard Alvin

Managing Editor of EV Powered who has a passion for electric converted classic cars - currently converting Lottie the Landy a 1965 Series II ex RAF Land Rover to electric power and the person responsible for two wheel reviews at EV Powered.