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2020 Bentley Flying Spur Blackline Specification unveiled

The 2020 Bentley Flying Spur Blackline Specification package has been unveiled. For the appearance package, Bentley has replaced most of the sedan's chromed exterior trim pieces with black parts. The list of black components include Flying B bonnet mascot, grille trim, side window frames, wheel arch vents, door handles, exhaust tips, and door and rear bumper blades...

Bentley Blower Continuation Series revealed

Bentley has announced it’ll build 12 replicas of its iconic 1929 Team Blower race car, in part to celebrate the brand’s centenary. It’ll take two years for Bentley and its Mulliner coachbuilding division to complete the 12-car series, though they’ll take advantage of the latest manufacturing technologies...

Ferdinand Piech: A short history of the man who transformed Volkswagen

Ferdinand Piech, the man who shaped the modern Volkswagen Group during his tenure as CEO and chairman, has died. In a statement to the press his wife, Ursula Piech, confirmed the former Volkswagen boss died "suddenly and unexpectedly" on Sunday, European time. According to Bild and Handelsblatt, Piech and his wife were dining at a restaurant in Bavaria when he collapsed...

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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 Bentayga facelift spied

The upcoming mid-life refresh for the Bentley Bentayga has been photographed undergoing hot weather in the mountains of southern Europe. At the front the Bentayga has a bumper with reshaped fog light pods and lower air intake. The crossover will retain its four headlight setup, but the main units seem to be more ovoid than the current set...

Bentley Flying Spur First Edition revealed

Bentley has welcomed the Flying Spur to its line-up with a limited-run First Edition, complete with a range of unique trim add-ons. Revealed at the Elton John AIDS Foundation Gala, the First Edition will only be offered for the first 12 months of Flying Spur production. Separating it from the regular Flying Spur is a range of trim add-ons with a distinctly British theme...

Bentley EXP 100 GT revealed

To celebrate its centenary this year, Bentley has revealed what it believes to be the future of grand touring, the EXP 100 GT, at a global event at its Crewe headquarters. Its latest concept is sleek and muscular in design, measuring up at 5.8 metres long, nearly 2.4m wide, and weighing 1900kg...

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 EXP 100 GT teased

Bentley Motors is prepping a futuristic concept, which the company says “will reveal the future of grand touring” when it is revealed on July 10 – the marque’s official 100th birthday. Dubbed the Bentley EXP 100 GT, the concept vehicle will be powered by a fully-electric powertrain, while showcasing “sustainability and innovation”...

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...