The Rapide S received further revisions in 2015, with a new 8-speed Touchtronic III automatic transmission and power increase to 560 PS (412 kW; 552 hp) and 630 N·m (465 lb·ft) of torque, resulting in an acceleration of 0 to 100 km/h (62 mph) in 4.4 seconds and an increased top speed of 327 km/h (203 mph)
The Shadow Edition is a new special edition variant of Rapide S featuring a unique and more dynamic specification. Available in four tailored colour and trim combinations emphasise the distinguished quintessential design character of Rapide S. The Shadow Edition is available in either Ultramarine Black or Solent Silver coachwork with either a Dark Knight or Sahara Tan interior. With enhanced vehicle dynamics and engine performance Rapide S Shadow Edition provides a more engaging driving experience. The car features an uprated version of the familiar V12 engine (565 bhp) mated to the familiar 8-speed Touchtronic III Transmission, a Sports Exhaust and optional 3-stage Adaptive Damping fitted as standard.