bentley continental

Bentley Unveils Teaser Image of Super-Luxury SUV

By Matt Schmitz on March 25, 2014


After years of having to drop the tykes off at practice in a ho-hum Land Rover Range Rover, the long-neglected 1 percent soccer-mom demographic finally will have an SUV worthy of their socioeconomic status. Super-luxury English automaker Bentley has confirmed… Read More

Bentley Unveils Teaser Image of Super-Luxury SUV

By Matt Schmitz on March 25, 2014

After years of having to drop the tykes off at practice in a ho-hum Land Rover Range Rover, the long-neglected 1 percent soccer-mom demographic finally will have an SUV worthy of their socioeconomic status. Super-luxury English automaker Bentley has confirmed… Read More

2014 Bentley Flying Spur: First Look

By Aaron Bragman on February 20, 2013

Competes with: Rolls Royce Ghost, Mercedes-Benz S65 AMG Looks like: An updated "entry-level" Bentley, with cues from the Mulsanne Drivetrain: 616-hp, twin-turbocharged 6.0-liter W-12, eight-speed automatic transmission, standard all-wheel drive Hits dealerships: This spring Bentley has updated the sedan version… Read More

2013 Bentley Continental GT Speed Convertible: First Look

By Jennifer Geiger on January 1, 2013

Competes with: Rolls-Royce Ghost, Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Looks like: The "world's fastest coupe" has some convertible company Drivetrain: 616-horsepower, twin-turbocharged 6.0-liter W-12 and eight-speed automatic Hits dealerships: TBD Bentley is claiming the title of "world’s fastest convertible" for the drop-top… Read More

Bentley EXP 9 F Concept at the 2012 Geneva International Motor Show

By Jennifer Geiger on March 6, 2012

Looks like: Bentley is upping its calorie count big time Defining characteristics: It's Bentley's first SUV concept Ridiculous features: Pop-up picnic area complete with awning, umbrella and, of course, a champagne bucket  Chances of being mass-produced: Likely, though its name… Read More

2013 Bentley Continental GT, GTC V-8: Photo Gallery

By Colin Bird on January 11, 2012

Early this year, Bentley will introduce two new, more "affordable," Continental trims, featuring the first V-8 powertrain for the nameplate since 2003. More 2012 Detroit Auto Show Coverage The new 500-horsepower, twin-turbocharged V-8, is said to be 40% more fuel… Read More

Bentley Contemplates SUV Model

By Colin Bird on January 2, 2012

Ultra-luxury carmaker Bentley is in the final stages of deciding whether or not it will build an SUV model, company CEO Wolfgang Durheimer told Bloomberg BusinessWeek. The final decision will come within the first three months of the year. If… Read More

New Bentley Continental GT, GTC V-8: First Look

By Colin Bird on December 13, 2011

Competes with: Rolls-Royce Ghost, Mercedes-Benz CL-Class  Looks like: A "more affordable and fuel-efficient" Continental is on its way complete with sarcasm-filled quotation marks  Drivetrain: 500-hp, twin-turbocharged 4.0-liter V-8; 631-hp, twin-turbocharged W-12; six-speed automatic and eight-speed automatic transmission; all-wheel drive Hits… Read More

2012 Bentley Continental GTC: First Look

By Colin Bird on August 26, 2011

Competes with: Aston Martin DB9 Volante convertible, Rolls-Royce Phantom Drophead Coupe Looks like: Subtle changes are well worth the wait Drivetrain: 567-hp, 6.0-liter W-12; six-speed automatic transmission; all-wheel drive Hits dealerships: Late 2011 After taking a year off, the Bentley Continental GTC is… Read More

2012 Bentley Continental GT Video

By David Thomas on July 25, 2011

There weren’t many glaring issues with the previous-generation Bentley Continental GT. It catapulted the brand back to prominence with car buffs and celebrities. For 2012, the coupe gets a full redesign, though it might not look much different at first… Read More

Cars.com Reviews the 2012 Bentley Continental GT

By Colin Bird on June 17, 2011

For the 2012 model year, the Bentley Continental GT undergoes a slight restyle that ultimately makes a world of difference, according to Cars.com senior editor Joe Wiesenfelder. The subtle changes make for a more boldly styled Bentley with better fuel… Read More