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The most sought after luxury car brand in the world.
Last year one in four luxury cars delivered to customers worldwide was a Bentley. It was a record year, the best in the company’s 95-year history. Global customer deliveries grew by 19% over 2012 to 10,120 cars. The Americas remained the largest sales region, with 3,140 cars delivered. China continued its position as the second biggest market with 2,191 cars, while in Europe, deliveries reached 1,480 cars. Sales in Bentley’s home market, the UK, were 1,381 and in the Middle East, Bentley delivered 1,185 cars. By the end of 2013 they had 200 dealerships in 54 countries.
Bentley has its headquarters in Crewe is home to all of its operations including design, R&D, engineering and production of the company’s three model lines, Continental, Flying Spur and Mulsanne. The combination of fine craftsmanship, using skills that have been handed down through generations, alongside engineering expertise and cutting-edge technology is unique to UK luxury car brands such as Bentley. It is also an example of high-value British manufacturing at its best. Bentley employs around 3,700 people at Crewe.
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Bentley SUV The Countdown is onMay 27, 2014
Bentley Celebrates 95th Anniversary with UK Limited Edition Mulsanne 95May 15, 2014
We Don’t See Lines, We See Light, The countdown to the arrival of the Bentley SUV has begun. The craftsmen, designers and engineers at Bentley are now completely dedicated to […]
The 15 unique ‘Mulsanne 95’ models are all reserved for UK Customers Bentley is marking its 95th anniversary in the UK by unveiling the ‘Mulsanne 95’ a special edition of the company’s luxurious […]
Bentley Motors have just released the first teaser picture of the Bentley SUV Due in 2016 this will be the most luxurious and powerful SUV on the market. The SUV will […]
Bentley establishes a new luxury performance sedan benchmark with the launch of the new Flying Spur. With its unrivalled blend of effortless driveability, exquisite luxury and craftsmanship, sculpted design and […]
Its getting to that silly season again, high performance Bentley GT cars thrown around like toys in the snow. Something I must admit is on my to do list. Power on Ice is once again available in Finland. Take on the challenge, to drive in the the worst snow and icy conditions….
A unique motorsport challenge was taken on by Bentley’s brand ambassador and five time Le Mans winner Derek Bell MBE as he returned to Le Mans. The team supported by a 3-man pit crew from Mission Motorsport…
After a very successful first UK debut at the 2012 Goodwood Festival of Speed, Bentley has released more images its luxury performance SUV design concept, the EXP 9 F. Bentley’s intent to build the fastest and most luxurious SUV. A fusion of contemporary, crafted luxury, advanced technology…
The New Executive Interior for the Bentley Mulsanne has just been confirmed, I was more than happy with the standard interior but this just makes it a little more bearable on a long journey. The new additions of the state of the art systems, iPad spec and Theatre spec add all the connectivity you will ever need. All absolutely a must…
The story of Bentley’s new V8 engine goes back to 2008 with the company’s decision to look for a 40 per cent improvement in fuel economy and emissions without sacrificing performance.
The powertrain is a joint development with Volkswagen group stablemate Audi. Just how has that 40 per cent reduction been achieved?
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