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Actor Idris Elba smashes an 88-year old speed record in a Bentley

The British Land Speed Record is one of the nation’s most coveted titles in the world of motorsports and racing. It happens on the Pendine Sandes of Wales, on the eastern portion of the main island and it’s also colloquially known as the “Flying Mile.” The idea is that the fastest land speed achieved by […]

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Report: Bentley could build a smaller crossover

We know you’re heard us and hundreds of other auto journalists say it, but we’re going to keep on reminding you, just in-case you were still skeptical. Crossovers a hot thing now, not only by demand, but also because automakers recognize that demand and how much money it could make them. Crossovers are a total […]

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Volkswagen Group Chairman, Ferdinand Piech, forced to quit Volkswagen

Recently, we reported that Volkswagen AG’s current corporate management situation is brewing with some controversy amid unsatisfactory sales figures in recent times. Now, Volkswagen AG officially reports that their group chairman, Ferdinand Piech, was forced to resign from his position on the committee board. Piech’s wife, who also had a position on the board, also resigned as well. […]

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Video: Is the Bentley Continental GT3-R any good? Chris Harris finds out…

Bentley’s on a new mission of trying to inject more performance into its genes, which is totally OK since Bentley isn’t just about Buckingham Palaces on wheels and unabashed luxury to rival Britain’s other, Rolls-Royce. Bentley actually has a very rich motorsports history and they’re trying to touch up on those roots again, case-in-point, the Bentley […]

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Report: Bentley’s EXP-10 Speed 6 could hit production

AutoCar recently spoke with Bentley’s CEO Wolfgang Durheimer, who revealed Bentley could produce the EXP 10 Speed 6. Currently, the Winged B is gathering its market feedback from around the world and so far, it’s been positive enough to encourage Bentley to move forward. Durheimer also shared he’s had numerous potential customers requesting that they […]

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Report: Bentley to reveal a new hard-edged rear-wheel drive sports coupe next year

AutoCar reports Bentley is going to reveal a new high-performance rear-wheel drive sports coupe next year. The new sports car is said to be based off of the Continental GT, rather than the new EXP-10 Speed Six Concept from Geneva. That could only mean the Continental GT3-R is most likely going to be the starting […]

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Report: Bentley’s EXP-10 Speed 6 Concept to end up as a two-seater sports car

This shouldn’t come as a surprise at all, but Bentley’s EXP-10 Speed 6 Concept has been confirmed to be indicating where the brand plans to go with their intended Porsche 911 luxury sports car project, to sit below the Continental as an entry-level model. According to AutoCarUK, the concept provides a pointer to Bentley’s new two-seater […]

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2015 Geneva: Bentley unveils their new sports car for Geneva–meet the EXP 10 Speed 6 Concept

For some time now, Bentley’s been known to be in the process with expanding their lineup with a new sports coupe to compete with the likes of the Porsche 911. Well, here it is. Meet the all-new EXP 10 Speed 6 Concept. And hot-diggity-damn… Bentley boasts that this new two-seater sports car sets a new […]

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Spy Photos: The Bentley Bentayga shows up with less camo

It should be to no one’s surprise that Bentley is prepping their first-ever crossover, due for a reveal at Geneva next month. And to further prove this point, more spy photos began showing of the Bentayga with less and less camo. Judging by the current spy-photos, it’s obvious the Bentayga takes on similar design cues […]

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Report: Bentley has a new sports car concept due at Geneva

Some rumors have been floating about regarding the emergence of a new Bentley sports car and now, AutoCar learned this new sports car should show up in concept form in Geneva. As usual, details aren’t very plenty, but it’s likely to use the same 4.0L twin-turbo V8 from the Continental GT V8. So far, other speculation […]

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