|BENTLEY CONTINENTAL: EVOLUTION OF AN ICON|
|•New film features 16MY Continental GT Speed and R-Type Continental
•Traces the DNA and design of the Continental from 1952 to present
•16MY GT Speed is the fastest production car ever made by Bentley
•Watch the film now at youtube.com/bentleymotors
(Crewe, 16 December 2015) The Bentley Continental GT is one of the most iconic cars on the road today. The Continental name first entered the company's lexicon in 1952 with the R-Type Continental – arguably the world's first Grand Tourer...[Read more...]|
|A Brace Of Pre-War Aston Martins Lead The Charge For British Marques At Grand Palais Sale|
|Despite taking place across the channel, the Bonhams sale Les Grandes Marques au Grand Palais in Paris on 9th February will witness the sale of some of Britain's finest motor cars. More than 30 vehicles from 7 of the most celebrated British marques will be offered, including Aston Martin, Bentley, Rolls-Royce, Jaguar and Austin-Healey.
Magnificent Aston Martin Ulster
The top lot of the sale is the magnificent 1935 Aston Martin Ulster two-seat sports (1,600,000-1,800,000) which was ...[Read more...]|
|FOUR-WHEELED THOROUGHBREDS GALLOP TOWARDS TATTERSALLS|
|The world's oldest bloodstock auctioneers will play host to some rather spectacular thoroughbreds of the four-wheeled variety on July 12th, at Barons' Connoisseurs Classic Car Collection sale at Tattersalls at Newmarket.
The saleroom will resemble the ultimate private motoring museum, as magnificent machine after magnificent machine is paraded in all its glory.
Entries include not one but two Bentley R Type Continental Fastbacks, with distinctive, sleek styling by H J Mulliner. One was the...[Read more...]|
|STONE VENEERS BY MULLINER – THE NEXT LEVEL OF MODERN BRITISH LUXURY|
|◾Bentley pushes boundaries of cabin luxury with new and rare materials
◾Lightweight and contemporary feature developed by Mulliner
◾Four exclusive colours: Galaxy, Autumn White, Terra Red and Copper
(Crewe, 04 January, 2016)
This innovative interior finish utilises state-of-the-art stone veneer technology to make a luxurious, contemporary feature of a natural product formed over 200 million years.
The slate and quartzite stone is sustainably sourced from hand-selected quarries in...[Read more...]|
|2015 Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance Best of Show|
|PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (August 17, 2015) -- An Italian Isotta Fraschini Tipo 8A Cabriolet that once turned heads and garnered top prizes in the classic era glided to victory at the 65th Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance on Sunday.
The competition drew 219 cars from 16 countries and 29 U.S. states to the 18th fairway of Pebble Beach Golf Links. It also raised over $1.8 million to help people in need. Through the Pebble Beach Company Foundation, which celebrates its 40th anniversary this ...[Read more...]|
|BENTLEY REVEALS ITS RANGE OF PERFORMANCE AT 2014 NEW YORK INTERNATIONAL AUTO SHOW|
|• Styling and performance enhancements for Continental GT Speed, the fastest production Bentley ever
• Flying Spur luxury sedan adds V8 power
• Strong sales and record financial performance maintain brand's momentum
(New York, 14th April 2014) At the New York International Auto Show, Bentley presents the upgraded performance of the Continental GT Speed and introduces the acclaimed V8 engine to the Flying Spur luxury sedan. Driven by the depth of the Bentley product range, Q1 2014 sal...[Read more...]|