Rolls-Royce Motors - Unit Vickers plc wrought prestigious car brand Rolls-Royce. In February 4, 1971 the company Rolls-Royce Limited was officially declared bankrupt. Rolls- Royce, as a national treasure, saved the British government, having invested in it about 250 million dollars, but the car division was separated from the company. Two-door convertible elitist Rolls-Royce Corniche (Rolls-Royce Corniche) was developed in 1971. The model was made until 1995.