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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 to replace Mulsanne with a second SUV

With the Bentley Mulsanne having effectively retired, the big question is what, if anything, the British luxury maker intends to put in its place. Which is the one we asked CEO Adrian Hallmark in a recent telephone interview. It’s no surprise to learn there definitely won’t be another saloon in the space vacated by the Mulsanne...

The big barrier to electric cars according to Bentley

British luxury brand Bentley says it will be at the forefront of electric-car technology but it needs to wait for better battery technology. Bentley introduced its first hybrid model, a version of the Bentayga SUV, in October 2019 with a petrol-free driving range in excess of 50km...

Bigger Bentley Bentayga SUV – and a facelift – on the way

The Bentley Bentayga is likely to be joined by an even larger, super-luxury SUV sibling in response to the Rolls-Royce Cullinan. It is unclear how far away an even bigger Bentley Bentayga is from becoming a showroom reality, however the British brand has expressed interest in expanding its SUV line-up...

Bentley Mulliner Bacalar: just 12 to be built, priced from $3 million

British brand Bentley has returned to its coach-building roots by creating a limited edition two-seat open-top car that will cost in excess of $3 million – £1.5 million plus taxes. Just 12 examples of the Bentley Mulliner Bacalar will be built and each one is already spoken for despite the epic price tag, which is approximately seven times the £200,000 cost (including taxes) of the UK of the Bentley Continental GT on which it is based...

2020 Geneva Motor Show cancelled: What the car brands are doing instead

With news the 90th annual Geneva motor show had been cancelled three days out from its opening amid concerns over the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus, the world's biggest motoring brands were forced to get innovative...

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 Mulliner Bacalar teased ahead of Geneva reveal

The Bentley Mulliner Bacalar is a new coach-built model set to debut at the 2020 Geneva motor show on March 3, European time. The company says the new car is a grand touring model featuring "sustainable and ethically-sourced materials", and inspired by the EXP 100 GT concept (below) unveiled in the middle of last year...

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...

2020 Bentley Mulsanne 6.75 Edition marks the end of the line

The Bentley Muslanne 6.75 Edition marks the end of production of the company's flagship sedan, and with it the 6.75-litre V8 motor which has been in continuous production, albeit with significant updates and upgrades, for 60 years. Only 30 6.75 Edition cars will be made by Bentley's Mulliner customisation department, each powered by the 395kW/1100Nm version of the V8 engine used in the Mulsanne Speed...

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...