Bentley's Plug-In Hybrid Concept Is A Copper-Trimmed Torque Monster

Bentley says that by the end of the decade, at least 90% of their production will be available as a plug-in hybrid, starting with the Bentley SUV in 2017. Their concept for it is all about copper and earth-twisting torque. » 4/09/14 10:00am 4/09/14 10:00am

Bentley Might Put A Diesel In Its SUV But Probably Won't

The Bentley SUV might be a shanda, but it's coming whether you like it or not. Bentley is well intent on serving the markets in China and Dubai, the Chinese and the Emiratis want an SUV so that's that. A little less likely, though, is the recent rumor that Bentley could be shoving a diesel engine in there. » 3/05/14 12:15pm 3/05/14 12:15pm

You Can Now Get A Bentley Flying Spur With Only Eight Cylinders

Bentley owners don't like to be deprived of anything. Any option, any feature, any special accoutrement, Bentley would provide. Except if you wanted a Flying Spur with a V8, instead of the usual W12. But the company has finally heard the desperate pleas, and now you can finally get a Spur with that V8 rumble. » 3/02/14 3:17pm 3/02/14 3:17pm

Wonder why Bentley cars fill you with lust? One Word: Embiricos

I was out at lunch today and when I returned to my car, I looked up and saw a Bentley Continental trolling the parking lot for a space. It made me wonder why the fundamental shape of today's Bentley motor vehicles are so stunning. After perusing Bentley's history, I think I found the answer: André Embiricos. » 11/02/13 8:02am 11/02/13 8:02am

Bentley's Arctic Driving School Is The Ultimate Rich Dude Vacation

I'm sure that lately, one question has been dogging you relentlessly: "What am I going to buy my favorite Jalopnik writer Patrick George for Christmas?" I know I can be tough to buy for, so I'll say that Bentley's ultra-posh "Power on Ice" driving school near the Arctic Circle would be a great start. » 10/29/13 9:00am 10/29/13 9:00am

Judge Rules The Sale Of Replica Kit Cars Illegal

A judge in Florida has ruled that companies that re-body donor cars to make them look like other models are illegal and infringe on patents and trademarks, striking a blow to people everywhere who want to make their Chrysler Sebring not look like the wretched Chrysler Sebring that it is. » 10/12/13 3:33pm 10/12/13 3:33pm

We build our own Bentley*

Last year, Bentley brought the EXP 9F concept car to Abu Dhabi. While it was interesting to see what Bentley’s future would look like (although word has it that the production car will look rather different), my attention was taken by activities happening in the corner, away from the spotlight. Bentley had brought over … » 7/02/13 3:03pm 7/02/13 3:03pm