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Bentley Baby bentayga coming soon

Bentley Baby Bentayga coming soon Bentley has some bold expansion plans up its sleeve. We won’t see the production Bentayga SUV until September’s Frankfurt MotorShow or be able to buy one until early 2016, but the brand is already dropping hints that a smaller SUV. It’s clear that Bentley has some tough choices to make. The EXP 10 Speed 6 concept has been well received, and it would do wonders for Bentley’s high-performance DNA if chosen as the fifth model […]

New Bentley Continental GT mule hits road

New Bentley Continental GT mule hits road THE all-new Bentley Continental GT has taken its first steps ahead of a predicted launch in 2017, and these spy shots prove it will be twinned with the next generation Porsche Panamera, due in 2016. Our exclusive image shows how the coupe will evolve for its third generation. Although the black prototype is wearing Porsche bodywork, there are a number of giveaways that this is, in fact, the new Continental GT undergoing early […]

Bentley going for the 2 seater sports car

Bentley going for the 2 seater sports car Bentley will tweak the styling of its EXP 10 Speed 6 should the concept make production, according to company boss Wolfgang Durheimer. The Crewe-based firm showed off the two-seater to a Chinese audience at last week’s Shanghai motor show as part of efforts to build a database of customer opinion about the vehicle. The car has already been displayed at the Geneva and New York motor shows and will visit the Middle […]

Bentley plans a small SUV

Bentley plans a small SUV   Bentley engineering boss Rolf Freeh has confirmed that a smaller SUV than the upcoming Bentayga remains”a possibility”. The prospect is attractive to Bentley not just because of the sales potential, but also because Volkswagen’s new MSB architecture that will underpin both the new Continental GT coupe and Speed6 sports car is easily adaptable to the format. However, Frech emphasised that no decision has been made yet and, even if it were, it might result […]

Bentley to launch extreme rear drive car

Bentley to launch extreme rear drive car   BENTLEY SEEMS CERTAIN to build its first rear-wheel drive sports car of the modern era and put it on sale next year. The car will be based on the current Continental GT and will be a far more extreme offering than the four-wheel drive GT3-R, which was launched last year.   “A lot of people expected the GT3-R to be a proper rear-wheel-drive sports car,” Bentley engineering boss Rolf Freeh, “but the […]