Tag "Bentley"

Bentley and the rise of GT3 racing

Picture a Bentley sandwiched by a McLaren and Aston Martin, charging down the Nürburgring Grand Prix circuit’s main straight. Behind them a Ferrari lurks. Their carbon fibre bodywork is barraged by rain. They are huddled in changing formation. Brakes five

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Mercedes-Benz S600 vs Rolls-Royce Ghost vs Bentley Flying Spur

These three 12-cylinder ultra-sedans are all vying for space in the garages of the wealthy. But while their trademark grilles seem to be sniffing the same lucrative niche, they differ dramatically in approach, ambience and appeal. The Bentley is an

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Bentley Continental GT3-R

Welcome to the glorious contradiction that is the Bentley Continental GT3-R. It’s neither a road-going race car nor a homologation special, but at the same time, it’s no ordinary luxury grand tourer either. What it is is the fastest accelerating,

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Bentley Bentayga revealed

Claimed to be “the fastest, most powerful, most luxurious and most exclusive SUV in the world.” Enthusiasts of the British brand can also breathe a slight sigh of relief – we reckon the Bentayga looks nowhere near as vulgar as

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Bentley Bentayga is world's fastest SUV

Bentley has published footage from high-speed testing of its new Bentayga SUV which seemingly confirms it will be the world’s fastest SUV. Powered by Bentley’s new-generation 447kW/900Nm 6.0-litre twin-turbo W12, the Bentayga manages to assault physics by blasting its bulk

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Bentley Bentayga accidentally revealed

Oops. Car manufacturer PR works in funny ways these days, what with ‘official’ spy shots and the like, but we’re fairly certain this wasn’t meant to happen. As first reported by Car News China, a Chinese toy manufacturer has revealed

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Ferrari snaring AMG and Bentley buyers

Ferrari Australia is taking advantage of a global market downturn to snare more volume and poach more customers from other brands. Speaking at the local reveal of the 488 GTB, Ferrari Australasia CEO Herbert Appleroth said his main job is to

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Bentley Boys honoured with Le Mans specials

In the lead up to this year’s Le Mans 24 Hours sports car race (Sat June 22/Sun June 23), Bentley is celebrating its historical connections to the famous French endurance event, with no less than six ‘Le Mans’ limited edition

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