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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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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...

Bentley Continental GT sets new Pikes Peak record

A Bentley Continental GT has set a new Time Attack 2 production car record during the 2019 Pikes Peak International Hill Climb in Colorado. With Rhys Millen in the driver's seat, the Continental GT finished the 20 kilometre hill climb in 10 minutes 18.488 seconds. The new time is over eight seconds faster than the previous record of 10 minutes 26...

Bentley Continental GT Convertible Number 1 Edition revealed

Bentley Motors has revealed the Continental GT Convertible Number 1 Edition by Mulliner (breathes), paying homage to the legendary Bentley Blower of 1929. Limited to just 100 units globally, the limited-run drop-top Continental is said to be a modern interpretation of the 1929 racing car (above), which also set the Outer Circuit record at the Brooklands race track, Surrey, in 1932...

2018-19 Bentley Continental GT recalled

Bentley has recalled the 2018-19 Continental GT, over concerns about an issue with the centre console switch pack. According to the company, a software fault could make the centre console switch pack (in other words, a collection of buttons on the console) go dark or stop operating. If the issue occurs, the hazard warning lights and windscreen demister might not work, increasing the risk of an accident...

Bentley Continental GT to attempt Pikes Peak record

The livery of the Bentley Continental GT coupe which will compete in this year's Pikes Peak International Hill Climb has been revealed. As part of the company's centenary celebrations, the car will wear the number 100 when it goes up the mountain in Colorado. To be raced by Rhys Millen, Bentley is hoping the lightly modified Continental GT will be able to set a new Time Attack 2 production car record...