No Bentley is a car I wouldn’t own, yet they way Bentley talks about their cars confounds me. Their latest model is the Bentley Flying Spur Beluga Specification which you can also get in Mulliner Driving Specification with a knurled gear lever. What? »
Luc Donckerwolke, a Volkswagen Group design veteran and chief of design at Bentley, has parted ways with the German conglomerate. And nobody is quite sure why. »
This clip of the 2016 Bentley Bentayga running ‘round the Nürburgring has been circulating with disparaging commentary. I thought, come on it’s a Bentley, how bad could it look? Then I watched it. »
Anyone who just heard the interview with the Bentley pits on the Nürburgring 24 Hours broadcast heard a strange emotion out of the very British team: giddiness. Not only do they expect Daytona Prototypes to stick around in Tudor United SportsCar, they’re really excited about running one.
Can Idris Elba possibly get any cooler? If there’s any justice in the world, that will happen when he’s named the next James Bond, but for now he may have hit maximum cool. That’s because the actor from The Wire, Luther and Thor just broke an 88-year-old “Flying Mile” record in a Bentley. »
Being a fighter pilot, in general, sounds like a sweet gig on the surface. You fly in fast jets, and you get to wear sunglasses a lot. But to the 100 Saudi fighter pilots bombing Houthi rebels in Yemen right now, it just got better. Saudi prince Al-Waleed bin Talal promised each and every one of them a Bentley.
Oh, hello there, peasants. I didn’t hear you, all the way down there, while I’m all the way up here in my BENTLEY HOTEL ROOM. Yes, BENTLEY HOTEL ROOM. It’s like a normal Bentley, but a hotel room. »
A record 200 Bentley enthusiasts spent four days in Finland doing what we all want to do to these heavy beasts, which is bend the crap out of them without risk of dying. Having frozen lakes with six-foot thick ice certainly makes Finland the ultimate winter playground. »
Bentley's Continental GT is a big old coupe of a car. So here's the company's baby version: the EXP 10 Speed 6 concept car. »
The ridiculously long supercar race down under may be over, but you can still feel the excitement of the Bathurst 12 Hour by pretending that you've got some Mercedes, Bentley, Ferrari, Aston Martin, and McLaren (amongst others) coming towards you at epic speeds! »
Bentley is fond of describing their cars in terms of all their impressive numbers: 505 HP/725 lb-ft, top speed 184 MPH, two integrated-seat iPad holders and keyboards, and, my favorite one, the fact they use 18 or so entire cow hides for the interior. That got me thinking about other numbers they could be using.… »
Forget the concours d'elegance. These guys don't just drive their priceless classic cars, they absolutely thrash them. Offroad. »