NEWS INDEX: Bentley
Bentley Bentayga revealed
10th September, 2015
New SUV designed, engineered and built in Crewe, UK; Sculptural
design with elegant, timeless execution, balances athleticism with presence; all-new Crewe-built W12 offers strong
power and torque; Launch model to be followed by diesel and plug-in hybrid .....
Bentley Continental GT Speed Breitling Jet Team
12th July, 2015
Bentley is taking its fusion of luxury and performance to new heights with the
launch of the Continental GT Speed "Breitling Jet Team" series. This exclusive edition is limited to just seven cars, each
inspired by one of the seven Breitling Jets .....
Bentley Flying Spur V8 Beluga
30th June, 2015
New optional specification affords luxury sedan an enhanced athletic
stance; Striking exterior and interior styling cues boost visual appeal; Features 20” alloys, gloss black radiator and
cabin styling highlights; Available exclusively on 4.0-litre twin-turbo Flying Spur V8 models .....
Bentley Bentayga for 2016
20th January, 2015
Bentley’s all-new SUV is set to be revealed to the world later this
year and its name has been chosen: Bentayga .....
Bentley Mulsanne Speed announced
16th September, 2014
New Bentley flagship sedan; 6¾-litre V8 engine with 1,100 Nm of torque;
New sports suspension and steering .....
Bentley confirms an SUV on distant radar
28th July, 2013
Bentley Motors has confirmed that it will have an SUV in 2016 .....
Bentley update the Mulsanne
8th February, 2013
A new Comfort Specification, including comfort head restraints,
footrests and duck down filled loose cushions has also been introduced to reaffirm Mulsanne’s reputation as a truly
bespoke grand tourer .....
Bentley's new Continental GT Speed Convertible
4th January, 2013
The new GT Speed Convertible combines the sensory pleasures of roof-down luxury
touring with the shattering performance of a 616 bhp twin-turbocharged 6.0 litre W12, while delivering a fifteen per cent improvement
in fuel efficiency .....
£4.5 million Bentley 4.5-litre
30th June, 2012
Sir Henry ‘Tim’ Birkin’s dramatic 4½ Litre Supercharged ‘Blower’ single
seat racing machine returned to record-breaking form by reaching a sale price of £4.5 million when auctioned at the
Goodwood Festival of Speed yesterday .....
Bentley EXP 9 F Concept
8th March, 2012
Above all, Bentley will be listening carefully to the reaction of
potential customers throughout the world, prior to making any definitive commitment to production .....
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Bentley Continental V8 coming in 2012
13th December, 2011
This remarkable, new Bentley V8 engine delivers maximum power of 373 kW
and an extraordinary peak torque of 660 Nm, providing exhilarating performance and effortless power delivery in the
Bentley tradition .....
Bentley Continental GTC for 2012
25th August, 2011
Taking cues from the GT coupe launched last year, the new Continental GTC
builds on the successful foundation of the previous cabriolet, which premiered in 2006. Bentley’s design and engineering
teams have improved virtually every aspect of the convertible .....
Bentley Continental GT Mulliner Styling Specification
26th June, 2011
Acclaimed for its crisp, sculpted design, the new Bentley Continental GT is poised
to make a further stir with the new Mulliner Styling Specification, a range of Bentley-designed styling options reaffirming its
potent road presence .....
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Morgan and Bentley debuts at Motorclassica
11th October, 2010
Bentley Motors will stage the Victorian show debut of its new Mulsanne
and Morgan will give the Aero SuperSports its first Australian showing at the Royal Exhibition Building from 22nd to 24th
New Bentley Continental GT
8th September, 2010
A beautifully sculptured new body gives the Bentley Continental GT coupe
an even crisper, more defined appearance. The contemporary interior offers new levels of cabin design, comfort and
hand-crafted luxury .....
Bentley at Pebble Beach
17th August, 2010
Bentley Motors displayed the company’s new limited-edition
Continental GTC and GTC Speed 80-11 models, designed exclusively for the North American market, on the Concept
Lawn at the 60th Annual Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance .....
Bentley at Beijing Motor Show
22nd April, 2010
Bentley Motors is ready to unveil two unique Continental models which
have been engineered and designed exclusively for the Chinese market. These special edition cars will be offering a
range of striking features specially commissioned for Chinese customers .....
Bentley Mulsanne - The Mighty New V8
2nd April, 2010
Bentley’s new 6¾ litre, twin-turbocharged V8 engine blends
state-of-the-art technology with a classic configuration that’s propelled Crewe’s finest cars for over 50 years .....
Bentley announces specification of new Mulsanne
10th March, 2010
While paying homage to past Bentley greats, the brief for the new
Mulsanne’s design and engineering teams was to provide a Bentley that represents the pinnacle of British luxury
New Bentley Continental Supersports Convertible
19th February, 2010
The new Supersports Convertible, with the 463 kW twin-turbocharged W12 engine, is
the fastest, most potent drop-top Bentley has ever built, offering the ultimate Bentley driving experience in the world’s most
dramatic convertible .....
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Bentley Continental gains a "Series 51" version
30th September, 2009
The Continental Series 51 models represent Bentley exterior and interior styling
at its most vibrant and will enable customers to order ‘off the peg’ from an exclusive selection arranged by Dirk van Braeckel’s
renowned team of Crewe-based designers .....
Bentley Mulsanne at Frankfurt
16th September, 2009
The new Mulsanne is a thoroughly modern flagship that captures the
essence of the Bentley marque. It is elegant yet distinctly sporting in character, delivering effortless
performance while within its sumptuous cabin .....
Bentley Mulsanne Debuts
17th August, 2009
Yesterday, Bentley Motors unveiled the new Mulsanne, the company’s
all-new flagship grand tourer, at the prestigious Pebble Beach Concours D’Elegance in Monterey, California, USA .....
Bentley to reveal Arnage successor in August
13th July, 2009
Bentley Motors is celebrating its 90th anniversary and has
now confired that its all-new large saloon will be revealed - and named - in August at the Pebble Beach
Concours D' Elegance in Monterey, California (USA) where the company is a featured marque .....
Morgans Mass for Silverstone
5th July, 2009
No fewer than twenty 4-cylinder Morgans – the largest number ever seen
in one race – have been invited to compete for the Morgan Techniques Trophy .....
Grand Bentley Is A Secret
14th June, 2009
Designed, engineered and built in Crewe, England, it will be the
purest expression of the continuing Bentley 'spirit' .....
Bentley's Fastest Car Ever
3rd March, 2009
The Continental Supersports began as an ‘under the radar’ project exploring the
possibilities of weight reduction on the Continental GT but with more power and torque .....
29th January, 2009
Delivering super car performance, this new model is very much the
extreme Bentley. Importantly, it will run on biofuel ...
Speed For Bentley Continental GTC
11th January, 2009
It is Bentley’s most powerful convertible ever and inspired by Bentley’s
legendary ‘Speed Models’ from the 1920s ...
Celebrating 60 Years of Bentley Racing at Silverstone
8th January, 2009
The UK's Bentley Drivers Club is celebrating its 60th year of racing at
Silverstone with its first ever two-day meeting, on 8th to 9th August 2009 ...
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Bentley Azure T: The Finale
17th November, 2008
The 1996 Continental coupe was the first modern Bentley ‘T’,
followed in 2002 by the Arnage T, both flagship models with a distinctive sporting character and thunderous
Bentley Arnage Final Series
29th September, 2008
Hand crafted at Bentley’s Crewe facility, the Final Series is an exclusive
run of 150 cars, a unique example of the marque’s flagship designed to bid ‘farewell’ to the highly successful Arnage line
in the most appropriate manner and style ...
Bentley Looking To The Future
25th July, 2008
Sales in the BRIC markets – Brazil, Russia, India and China – will
total around 1,000 this year – more than 10% of total Bentley sales ...
Bentley Racing Green
11th May, 2008
A Bentley Motors apprentice team has won a special “Spirit of Greenpower” award
for its performance in the Greenpower Corporate Challenge which took place at Goodwood race circuit a fortnight ago .....
Bentley Increases Profitability
7th May, 2008
Bentley Motors has announced its financial results for the first
quarter, ending 31st March 2008, reporting consistent profitability despite a slight decrease in sales. Bentley net
revenue decreased by €15m or 4.4% to €338m compared to the first quarter of 2007, primarily due to exchange rate
Bentley sets new global sales record in 2007
27th January, 2008
With retail sales of 10,014 units worldwide, Bentley has completed the
best year in its history. Overall volume grew by 7% .....
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Bentley turnover reaches €1 billion after third quarter
30th October, 2007
Bentley reports continued worldwide success in its third quarter results
with increases in sales volume, revenue and operating profit .....
Bentley Brooklands Celebrates Circuit’s Centenary
17th June, 2007
This week, as the Brooklands track celebrates its centenary, the most
famous of the vintage Bentley racing cars are reunited at the circuit for the first time in the company of the very latest
Bentley Brooklands coupe .....
Bentley Brooklands Destined To Become A Classic
13th June, 2007
Since its launch at the Geneva Motor Show in March, the new
Bentley Brooklands has captured the hearts of customers across the globe, with the first year’s production
of this hand-assembled, luxury coupe already sold out .....
Volkswagen's New Record
19th April, 2007
The Volkswagen Group delivered more vehicles to customers during
the first three months of 2007 than in any previous quarter. The Group sold 1.47 million vehicles
Bentley Brooklands – the world’s most exclusive coupé
12th March, 2007
The Bentley Brooklands is a stunning new model that marks the
company’s return to the luxury coupé market and reaffirms its reputation as builder of the world’s most
exclusive coupés. It is the ultimate Bentley .....
Bentley’s New Continental GTC Scoops Two Prestigious Awards
23rd January, 2007
The recently launched Bentley Continental GTC convertible has
garnered a brace of high-profile awards just months after its international launch .....
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Bentley Arnage For 2007
21st September, 2006
Bentley Motors continues the intensive development of its flagship
Arnage range with the introduction of a major programme of powertrain and chassis enhancements for 2007 .....
Bentley begins production of the Continental GTC
5th September, 2006
Following on closely from the first deliveries to customers of its new
Azure, Bentley Motors has now commenced production of the Continental GTC .....
Bentley Continental GTC
13th April, 2006
The Continental GTC, Bentley Motors new luxury 2+2 convertible, will be
unveiled at the New York International Automobile Show this week .....
Aston Martin Rolls Bentley and Ferrari
10th April, 2006
Last month, Aston Martin rolled the competition by delivering 14 cars
in Australia .....
New York Debut For Bentley Continental GTC
28th March, 2006
Bentley's new convertible, the Continental GTC will debut at New
York's Motor Show on Friday, 14th April, 2006 .....
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Prince Andrew Visits Bentley Motors
11th November, 2005
Bentley Motors welcomed HRH Duke of York to their factory yesterday, in his
capacity as Special Representative for UK Trade and Investment .....
Bentley Celebrates The Blue Train Race
1st November, 2005
Some 75 years since the adventurer and Le Mans winner Woolf Barnato raced and
beat the famous Blue Train on its journey across France .....
Bentley Announces Stunning New Convertible
27th September, 2005
Bentley Motors has announced the pending introduction of the Continental
GTC. The new luxury 2+2 convertible completes the Bentley Continental model range .....
New Bentley Azure Unveiled In Frankfurt
13th September, 2005
Bentley Motors revealed the production version of
the new Azure at the 2005 Frankfurt Motor Show .....
Bentley's New Flagship Convertible
9th September, 2005
Bentley Motors Limited will build the Azure at the home
facility in Crewe .....
22nd August, 2005
It was announced yesterday, in Pebble Beach,
that the glamorous four-seater convertible show car unveiled at the Los Angeles Motor
Show in January 2005 will carry the evocative Azure name .....
Bentley Arnage Drophead Coupe for Production
15th April, 2005
The glamorous Bentley Arnage Drophead Coupe that was
launched at the Los Angeles Motor Show in January is to go into production .....
Bentley Continental Flying Spur
23rd February, 2005
The new Bentley Continental Flying Spur makes its international debut at the
Geneva Salon on 1st March and will begin its global roll-out from April 2005 .....
Bentley Continental Flying Spur for 2005
19th January, 2005
Like the original Flying Spur, the new Bentley is also purposely positioned as
a premium product above a crowded market .....
Bentley Arnage Drophead Coupe Concept
5th January, 2005
From Bentley's very earliest days, open-top cars have been an intrinsic part
of the company's heritage. Now a new concept is being displayed at the LA Motor Show. Just as you would expect, Next
Car is the first Australian media outlet to show the first images .....
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