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Blowing new life into a classic Bentley

Artisans deliver exquisite hand-crafted components Continuation Series first new Blower in 90 years Assembly starts on Bentley Blower CREWE, England – The first wood-framed Bentley Blower in more than 90 years is under construction in a British Bentley Mulliner workshop as the ”car zero” prototype for a run of a dozen Blower ‘Continuation Series’. Each… Continue reading Blowing new life into a classic Bentley

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Bentley beats Covid: Lines back in production at UK plant

CREWE, England – Bentley Motors has (May 2020) resumed production at it HQ in the UK with more than 1700 employees following the introduction of 250 hygiene and social-distancing guidelines. The top-end automaker said the May 2020 move was the next stage of the brand’s ‘Come Back Stronger’ programme – ”a phased production ramp-up after… Continue reading Bentley beats Covid: Lines back in production at UK plant

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Bentley Bacalar: There’s be nothing on Earth to compete with it

CREWE, England – The Bentley Bacalar, the first cars from Bentley Mulliner’s new Coachbuilt portfolio, will give only 12 customers an amazing opportunity to express their personal taste in the form of what Bentley describes as “the ultimate open-air Grand Tourer”. Work on the new cars has, however, been suspended until Bentley’s Crewe headquarters re-opens… Continue reading Bentley Bacalar: There’s be nothing on Earth to compete with it

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2020 Bentley Continental: Will YOU see it at the Geneva auto show?

CREWE, England – Bentley Mulliner has just released for ordering its 2020 Grand Touring Continental GT Mulliner Convertible – said to be the top model in the Continental GT family – and units will be on view at the coming 2020 Geneva auto show. Exclusive features are said to include a unique Double Diamond grille,… Continue reading 2020 Bentley Continental: Will YOU see it at the Geneva auto show?

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Bentley ready to ‘Grand Tour’ with new Continental GT V8

CREWE, England – Bentley has announced 2020 model-year details about what it calls ”our ground-breaking Continental GT, the GT V8” and tells of the introduction of features. Firrst, a glass roof for the Continental GT W12; then gloss carbon-fibre has been applied to the facia and doors on all models, while the Continental GT V8… Continue reading Bentley ready to ‘Grand Tour’ with new Continental GT V8

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Back to life: Bentley re-creates missing link from history

CREWE, England – Bentley has re-created a car from its illustrious past, one vital as a link to this history of its most important models. The secret? A total reconstruction of the only 1939 Corniche ever made, complete with its highlights of design and technological innovation, the breadth of skills within Mulliner’s bespoking division. The… Continue reading Back to life: Bentley re-creates missing link from history

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A Bentley – but centenary EXP 100GT like no other car on Earth

CREWE, England – Bentley Motors is celebrating its centenary by  unveiling its vision of the future of luxury mobility at The Home of Bentley in Crewe, central England… The Bentley EXP 100 GT which the automaker describes as ”a physical embodiment of the future Bentley brand, Grand Touring for the future”. Bentley describes the supercar… Continue reading A Bentley – but centenary EXP 100GT like no other car on Earth

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Bentley beats Pikes Peak bends – and tops record

CREWE, England – A Bentley Continental GT has reinforced its status as the finest Grand Tourer yet produced by claiming the outright record for a production car during the Colorado Pikes Peak International Hill Climb on June 30 2019.. The car was driven by three-times champion and former ‘King of the Mountain’ New Zealander Rhys… Continue reading Bentley beats Pikes Peak bends – and tops record

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Le Mans and Bentley: 100 years on and city honours Brit racers

World’s best endurorace pays homage to ton-up Bentley Cars from Bentley’s first 100 years driven at Le Mans Bentley exhibition at 24 Hours of Le Mans Museum LE MANS, France/CREWE, England – The 100-year racing heritage of Bentley Motors was honoured at the 2019 24 Hours of Le Mans – said to be the world’s… Continue reading Le Mans and Bentley: 100 years on and city honours Brit racers