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2021 Bentley Continental GT Speed Convertible revealed, Australian launch early 2022

The 2021 Bentley Continental GT Speed Convertible has been unveiled. Following in the wheel tracks of its fixed-roof sibling unveiled in March, the Continental GT Speed Convertible arrives as the quickest and "most driver-focused" offering in Bentley's current drop-top line-up. Power comes from a retuned version of the 'standard' model's 6...

2022 Bentley Continental GT Speed revealed

The 2022 Bentley Continental GT Speed has been revealed, with the Volkswagen-owned British brand describing the coupe as its “most capable and performance-focused model ever." Power comes from a retuned example of Bentley's existing 6.0-litre twin-turbo W12 petrol engine, sending 484kW and 900Nm to all four wheels through an eight-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission...

Six (almost) affordable exotics currently for sale in Australia

The price of used cars has skyrocketed since the COVID-19 pandemic began, however there are still bargains around if you know where to look. Here are six exotic luxury and performance classics currently listed in the Australian classifieds for significantly less than you might have expected..

2020 Bentley Continental GT Convertible recalled due to roof fault

Bentley has recalled 37 examples of its Continental GT Convertible in Australia, citing a potential safety risk associated with the electric roof mechanism. The affected vehicles are designated MY2020, and were sold between November 2019 and November 2020...

2020 Bentley Continental GT V8 Coupe and Convertible pricing and specs

Bentley’s third generation of its Continental GT V8 has arrived in Australia, available in both coupe and convertible configurations. Pricing for the Continental GT V8 Coupe starts at $400,900, with the Continental GT V8 Convertible beginning from $441,300. Prices are before on-road costs. Both variants are powered by a 4...

Bentley Continental GT Mulliner Convertible revealed

Bentley's bespoke division has given the Continental GT Convertible a makeover ahead of its 2020 Geneva motor show debut. The revisions made by Mulliner to Bentley's standard Continental GT Convertible appear mostly aesthetic. A quilted interior contains almost 400,000 individual stitches – up from the 310,675 in the 2019 Continental GT Convertible – in an embroidery process the marque says took 18 months to develop...

Bentley Continental GT Ice Race one-off revealed

A special Bentley Continental GT has been built to compete in the GP Ice Race in Zell am See in Austria. In order for the Ice Race Continental to meet racing safety standards, the one-off car has been fitted with a rear roll cage, fire extinguisher, and Sparco racing seats with harnesses...

2017 Bentley Continental Supersports recalled

Bentley has recalled the 2017 Continental Supersports, over concerns about the power steering cooler hose. According to the company the power steering cooler hose could detach from the stub pipe, creating a power steering fluid leak. If the power steering fluid leaks, there's a risk the driver could lose control – or it could create a fire – creating a risk of accident...

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Plenty has happened in the world of car news over the last 24 hours. If you haven't had time to read all the news on CarAdvice.com, catch up on your way home with Car News Daily, as Mandy Turner reads each news story word-for-word...

2020 Bentley Continental GT Limited Edition unveiled

The new Bentley Continental GT Limited Edition coupe is designed to celebrate its record as the fastest production car at Pikes Peak International Hill Climb. Modelled on the car driven up the 20 kilometre course in Colorado (above at the back), the Limited Edition (above at the front) is finished bright green Radium paint, and has green brake calipers...

2018-19 Bentley Continental GT recalled

Bentley has recalled the 2018-19 Continental GT, over concerns about the electric power steering wiring harness. According to the company, an improper manufacturing process could trap the electric power steering wiring loom between the subframe and subframe closing plate on right-hand drive cars. If the harness is trapped, it could short circuit and make the power steering assistance cut out...