Bentley

Which Automaker Owns Your Luxury Brand?

By Kelsey Mays on Tue Mar 28 10:08:47 GMT-06:00 2017


CARS.COM — Not to burst your bubble, but most luxury badges trace their roots back to parent automakers with plenty of hoi polloi cars. It's not a bad thing: Larger automakers provide the economies of scale to develop the technology… Read More

Which Automaker Owns Your Luxury Brand?

By Kelsey Mays on Tue Mar 28 10:08:47 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM — Not to burst your bubble, but most luxury badges trace their roots back to parent automakers with plenty of hoi polloi cars. It's not a bad thing: Larger automakers provide the economies of scale to develop the technology… Read More

Benz Friendz: Rappers Show Much Love to Mercedes

By Matt Schmitz on Wed Mar 01 10:50:25 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM — Cars and music go together like Simon & Garfunkel. Musicians have made liberal mention of cars throughout the history of pop music — from the Beach Boys' "Little Deuce Coupe" to Bruce Springsteen's "Pink Cadillac," and from Prince's… Read More

10 Cars Slapped With the Ugly Stick

By Brian Normile on Mon Feb 27 06:00:05 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM — Ugly cars are everywhere these days. Their ugliness can distract you so much when you're behind your own wheel that by the time you realize it's a Nissan Murano CrossCabriolet, you've almost rear-ended it. The Murano CrossCabriolet isn't… Read More

2017 Detroit Auto Show: What You Missed

By Matt Schmitz on Mon Jan 09 16:00:13 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM — Well, that escalated quickly. The 2017 North American International Auto Show in Detroit was looking like it might be a bit of a lightweight affair based on preshow announcements. But by the end of the first day alone,… Read More

2017 Bentley Continental Supersports Preview

By Matt Schmitz on Mon Jan 09 06:18:32 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM Competes with: Rolls-Royce Ghost, Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Looks like: The blurred likeness of a 2016 Bentley Continental GT just blew past at 209 mph Drivetrain: 700-horsepower, turbocharged 6.0-liter 12-cylinder mated to an eight-speed automatic transmission Hits dealerships: May Bentley's… Read More

2017 Full-Size SUV Fuel-Tank Capacities

By Rick Popely on Tue Jan 03 06:00:47 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM — For some drivers, the size of the fuel tank matters more than the size of the engine. The bigger the tank, the reasoning goes, the fewer times you will have to stop for gas. Related: 2016 Full-Size SUV… Read More

Faraday Future Teases Electric SUV

By Fred Meier on Tue Dec 13 13:50:11 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — A new video teaser for the coming electric vehicle from Faraday Future, the Chinese-backed EV startup, shows a camouflaged Faraday electric vehicle prototype drag racing a Ferrari 488 sports car, a Bentley Bentayga SUV and a Tesla Model X SUV. The teaser comes ahead of its unveiling… Read More

What's the Most Crash-Prone Car?

By Matt Schmitz on Wed Nov 02 05:30:08 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — Some cars just aren't all they're cracked up to be — especially when it comes to getting cracked up. Sure, it might be awesome to own a stratospherically expensive exotic sports car or an ultra-luxurious sedan and be… Read More

Recall Alert: 2007-2009 Bentley Continental Flying Spur

By Tom Torbjornsen on Wed Aug 17 11:27:22 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 130 model-year 2007-09 Bentley Continental Flying Spur luxury sedans manufactured between April 25, 2007, and Oct. 31, 2008 The Problem: The sunroof glass may not be properly secured to the sunroof frame, allowing the sunroof glass… Read More

LoJack Report Shows Smarter Thieves Targeting Pricier Cars

By Matt Schmitz on Wed May 18 12:08:42 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — The downside of being among the top-selling cars is that those models also tend to be among the most stolen. Then again, they're also the most recovered. The stolen-vehicle recovery experts at LoJack just released their seventh annual… Read More