Tag Archives: Bentley

AT THE CONCOURS: Bentley Blue Train Captivates Again

(Crewe, 21 July 2015) Some 85 years after the famous victory that made its name, the Bentley ‘Blue Train’ is still enjoying winning ways, picking up four prestigious awards at the Schloss Bensberg Classics event in Germany. The Speed Six ‘Blue Train’ … Continue reading

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THE LUCKY NUMBER SEVEN: Bentley Launches Über-Exclusive Continental GT Speed Breitling Jet Team Series

(Crewe, 30 June 2015) Bentley is taking its fusion of luxury and performance to new extremes with the launch of the Continental GT Speed Breitling Jet Team Series. This exclusive series is limited to just seven cars, each inspired by one … Continue reading

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ON THE BLOCK: The $2,000,000 Amelia Island Challenge

If you’ve watched or participated in any of the /DRIVE eBay challenges on YouTube, you know how this works. In this case, your Petrolhead Godmother just plopped $2,000,000 USD in your lap to spend as you like at this weekend’s auctions during the Amelia … Continue reading

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IN THE NEWS: Bentley Redefines Open-Air Luxury with Grand Convertible

(Crewe, 18th November 2014) The ultimate expression of British automotive luxury is imagined with the Bentley Grand Convertible, the most sophisticated open-top car ever created by Bentley. Iconic yet understated in style and fashioned entirely by hand from the very finest materials, … Continue reading

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ON THE BLOCK: Rare Bentley Headlines Silverstone NEC Sale

An incredibly rare and special 1954 Bentley R Type Continental Fastback, one of just three right-hand drive automatic examples produced, is set to headline Silverstone Auctions’ final sale of the year at the Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show on the … Continue reading

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IN THE NEWS: Bentley Announces 530-hp 811-lb.ft Mulsanne Speed

(Crewe, 16th September 2014) Bentley redefines the fastest ultra-luxury driving experience in the world with a new pinnacle flagship. The new Mulsanne Speed is tailored for the driver, with 537 PS (530 bhp / 395 kW), 1,100 Nm (811 lb.ft) and selectable sports suspension and steering on demand. … Continue reading

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ON DISPLAY: “James Bond’s Bentley” to Feature at Hampton Court Concours

(Crewe, 2 September 2014) The car that James Bond “loved more than all the women at present in his life” will be among an array of stunning Bentleys exhibited at the Hampton Court Concours of Elegance this 5-7 September. The 1954 … Continue reading

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IN THE NEWS: Derek Bell to Lead Chubb Insurance Concours d’Elegance Cavalcade in Jay Kay’s Bentley Embiricos Recreation

There is only one Bentley Embiricos in the world and that sits in California! However, there is a faithful recreation of Georges Paulin’s one-off design which is owned by Jay Kay of Jamiroquai and proudly loaned to 5 times Le … Continue reading

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IN THE NEWS: First (Sorta) Glimpse of Bentley SUV

(Crewe/London, 19 March 2014) Bentley Motors today releases the first picture of the Bentley SUV, due to hit roads in 2016. It will be the most luxurious and powerful SUV on the market, setting it apart from any other SUV, true … Continue reading

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IN THE NEWS: Flagship Bentley Continental GT Speed Debuts at Geneva

(Geneva, Switzerland.3 March 2014) Bentley unveils a suite of luxury specification updates to its Continental family of grand tourers at the Salon International De L’auto 2014. This is headlined by enhancements to the styling, power, torque and performance of the … Continue reading

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