State Cars

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Royal Mews - Buckingham Palace - State Cars
... The State Cars (as opposed to those for private use) are all painted in claret and black and are without number plates ... They comprise two Bentley State Limousines (given to the Queen in 2002 to mark her Golden Jubilee) and three Rolls Royces (including the 1977 Silver Jubilee Phantom VI and a rare 1948 Phantom IV) ...
Official State Car
... An official state car is a car used by a government to transport its head of state or head of government in an official capacity, which may also be ... On a state visit, the official state car might be transported for official use by the head of state upon their arrival ... It also may serve as an automotive symbol of the head of state and their country ...
Official State Car - United Kingdom - Other State Cars
... was purchased by Princess Elizabeth in 1950, becoming a state car upon her accession to the throne as Queen Elizabeth II in 1952 ... Rolls-Royce Phantom VI models, including the bespoke Silver Jubilee Car, with a raised roof for enhanced visibility, presented by the British motor industry in 1977, as well as a standard model from ... All the official royal cars are painted claret and black, and have a flagpole on the roof ...

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    some strange comfort every state attend,
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    Alexander Pope (1688–1744)