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2020 Bentley Continental GT V8 unveiled

Bentley has unveiled a new Continental GT variant, with power from a 4.0-litre twin-turbo V8 tuned to deliver 405kW of power and 770Nm of torque. A rear-biased all-wheel drive system, electric power steering, automatic engine stop/start, and cylinder deactivation are all standard...

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Bentley Continental GT Number 9 by Mulliner revealed
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Bentley Continental GT Number 9 by Mulliner revealed

Bentley has revealed a very special version of its Continental GT created in collaboration with its bespoke coachbuilding division, Mulliner, inspired by the iconic Bentley 'Blower' of the 1930s. Limited to just 100 units globally, the Continental GT Number 9 by Mulliner celebrates 'No.9', the supercharged Bentley Blower that Sir Ralph Stanley 'Tim' Birkin raced at the 1930 Le Mans 24 Hours...


2020 Bentley Flying Spur Hybrid spied
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2020 Bentley Flying Spur Hybrid spied

The plug-in hybrid version of the next-generation Bentley Flying Spur has been snapped out and about on the snowy roads of Europe this week, ahead of an anticipated reveal later in the year. It's not completely unknown what to expect from the new Flying Spur, given it's essentially a four-door version of the Continental GT...


2019 Bentley Continental GT Convertible review
Rating: 8.610 /10
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2019 Bentley Continental GT Convertible review

As if the 2019 Bentley Continental GT wasn't luxurious enough, the Convertible adds a whole new dimension to grand touring.

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$462,240

2019 Bentley Continental GT: 5 cool things!

This new droptop is such an improvement on its predecessor. A better engine, a more planted chassis, and touches to the cabin that make the Continental GT Convertible one of the most luxurious and effortless cruisers, and a classy and elegant statement.


2020 Bentley Bentayga Speed unveiled - UPDATE
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2020 Bentley Bentayga Speed unveiled - UPDATE

The new Bentley Bentayga Speed has been unveiled ahead of its in-the-flesh debut at the 2019 Geneva motor show, which kicks off at the beginning of March. Under the bonnet, there's a version of the company's 6.0-litre twin-turbocharged W12 engine tuned to deliver 467kW of power and 900Nm of torque...


2018 Bentley Continental GT recalled
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2018 Bentley Continental GT recalled

Bentley has recalled the 2018 Continental GT, over concerns about an issue with its electric power steering unit. According to the company, a software fault could make drivers lost power assistance momentarily, forcing them to apply extra force to the steering wheel. Should the power assistance stop at an inopportune moment, both the driver and other road users are at increased risk of an accident...


Bentley to celebrate centenary with special edition
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Bentley to celebrate centenary with special edition

Bentley has announced a new special edition, set to debut at the 2019 Geneva motor show, as a celebration of its centenary. Inspired by one of its racing models, the limited-run car was this morning teased with a picture of a car's badge, sitting above what appears to be a retro-painted grille...


2012-18 Bentley Mulsanne, Mulsanne Speed recalled
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2012-18 Bentley Mulsanne, Mulsanne Speed recalled

Bentley Australia has recalled the 2012-2018 Mulsanne and Mulsanne Speed, over concerns about the rear seat belt buckle anchoages. According to the company, the anchorages mightn't fulfil their load requirements if both the central and outboard rear seats are occupied. If an accident occurs, there's a risk the seatbelt will detach from the body structure, increasing the risk of injury...


Bentley Bentayga Speed to launch this year with 485kW W12 - report
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Bentley Bentayga Speed to launch this year with 485kW W12 - report

Bentley is believed to be preparing an even higher-performance version of the Bentayga SUV, dubbed the 'Speed', for reveal later this year. According to a new report by the UK's Autocar, the Bentayga Speed will get a boosted version of the current model's 6.0-litre twin-turbo W12, tuned to deliver 650hp (485kW)...


Bentley told to become profitable within two years
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Bentley told to become profitable within two years

Bentley has been told by two of the Volkswagen Group's main shareholders it needs to stop the flow of red ink, although it's not clear what will happen if it misses the target. The call was made by the Porsche and Piech families, who not only own a significant portion of the company's voting stock, but also have two seats on its supervisory board...


2019 Bentley Continental GT Convertible revealed, here in Q2 2019 - UPDATE
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2019 Bentley Continental GT Convertible revealed, here in Q2 2019 - UPDATE

The Bentley Continental GT Convertible has been unveiled and detailed this week, joining the related coupe in the new-generation line-up. UPDATE, 3/12/18: Bentley's local division has confirmed the Continental GT Convertible will be arriving in Australia from the second quarter of 2019, priced from $462,240.50 before on-road costs...


WLTP 'close to catastrophic' for Bentley - report
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WLTP 'close to catastrophic' for Bentley - report

Bentley has joined the list of manufacturers impacted heavily by the introduction of new Worldwide Harmonised Light vehicle Test Procedure (WLTP) regulations in Europe. Speaking with Automotive News Europe, Bentley CEO, Adrian Hallmark, said the introduction of a new, stricter test protocol was "close to catastrophic" for the automaker...


2018 Bentley Bentayga V8 review
Rating: 8.210 /10
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2018 Bentley Bentayga V8 review

If the Range Rover is a bit 'common' for your tastes, the Bentley Bentayga might be up your alley.

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$334,700

Bentley to offer super-fast in-car internet from 2019
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Bentley to offer super-fast in-car internet from 2019

The Bentley Advanced Connectivity Wi-Fi System, a new high-speed in-car internet solution, will be offered in the luxury automaker's cars from 2019. The Advanced Connectivity Wi-Fi System is supplied by Viasat, a company which primarily delivers satellite internet services to commercial airlines and government organisations...


Bentley could launch electric car by 2025
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Bentley could launch electric car by 2025

Bentley could launch its first all-electric production vehicle before 2025, according to a new report from the USA. Adrian Hallmark, Bentley CEO, has told Reuters the company is currently debating if it should produce its first fully-electric model, with a decision due within a year. If given the green light, Hallmark says the plan is to have the car on the market "definitely before 2025"...


2019 Bentley Continental GT review
Rating: 8.610 /10
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2019 Bentley Continental GT review

Bentley promises benchmark luxury, refinement and performance from its all-new W12-powered Continental GT. And it'll need to be special and faultless enough to deliver on its maker's claims.

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$422,600

2020 Bentley Continental GT Hybrid spied
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2020 Bentley Continental GT Hybrid spied

A prototype believed to be the upcoming Bentley Continental GT Hybrid has been spied undisguised by photographers this week. While at first glance this vehicle looks like your 'regular' Bentley Continental GT, there's an extra flap on the left rear quarter panel, which is likely where the plug-in hybrid powertrain's charge point is located...


2019 Bentley Continental GT Speed spied
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2019 Bentley Continental GT Speed spied

A prototype believed to be the upcoming Bentley Continental GT Speed has been spied in Europe this week, giving us a first look at what to expect from the hotted-up luxury sports car...


Bentley Centenary Specification to feature on all cars built in 2019
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Bentley Centenary Specification to feature on all cars built in 2019

Bentley is celebrating its 100th birthday, outfitting models built between January 2019 and December 2019 with unique Centenary Specification elements. The company has come up with a new metallic gold colour, dubbed Centenary Gold, inspired by the "exquisite metalwork" found on classic models, including the 1919 EXP 2 and 1929 Birkin Blower...