Bentley returns to the snow-covered wilds of the far north of Finland this winter with a new and extended edition (6 February-6 March 2014) of its Power on Ice driving experience. 2014 Power on Ice gives the opportunity for even more guests to spend time developing advanced techniques with the four-time World Rally Champion Juha Kankkunen.
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With the new Bentley furniture collection Bentley driver can make the home feel like home. The new Bentley Home collection is inspired by the craftsmanship and exquisite materials that characterise the interiors of all Bentley models. Designed to furnish luxury homes and offices, the collection combines Bentley’s inherent qualities of craftsmanship, heritage and tradition, exclusivity and style, with the exacting design of one of Europe’s leading furniture makers.
Bentley 8 Litre was the largest British motor car at the time of its introduction. Bentley delivered only a rolling chassis. The customer could order the bodywork he or she wanted from a coachbuilder. Most of the Bentley 8 Litre cars were limousines but also sportier open-top models were produced.
Bentley announced the opening of a new dealership in Lyon, expanding the luxury British marque’s presence in the French market. With this third showroom location in France, Bentley brings the brand closer to customers in the Eastern region. A highlight of the official opening was the presentation of the new Bentley Flying Spur to local customers.
Bentley adds a new member to the Continental family. Available as a coupe or convertible, the Bentley Continental V8 S features a more powerful version of Bentley’s 4-litre, twin-turbo V8 engine developing 521 bhp (528 PS / 389 KW) at 6,000 rpm and peak torque of 680 Nm (502 lb.ft) at 1,700 rpm. An 8-speed ZF automatic transmission and Bentley all-wheel drive system with 40:60 rear-biased torque split ensures effortless delivery of the increased power, providing exhilarating yet smooth performance. The Bentley Continental GT V8 S coupe sprints from 0-60 mph in just 4.3 seconds (0-100 km/h in 4.5s) and onto a top speed of 192 mph (309 km/h).
Bentley Motors launched a new Bentley Handbag Collection. Bentley’s Head of Product Design, Daniele Ceccomori, has worked closely with renowned luxury leather bag designer and expert craftsman Vincent du Sartel to bring to life a wholly feminine interpretation of Bentley’s design concepts, highlighting the brand’s contemporary elements.
Bentley Motors confirms that it will proceed with the development of the Bentley SUV, the company’s fourth model line. The SUV will be made in Crewe and will go on sale in 2016. It will create over 1000 jobs in the UK. Over the next three years Bentley will invest more than £800 million in its headquarters at Crewe and the development of new models.
Available from Bentley Collection is the USB stick in the shape of the Bentley car key. Its made from metal and rubber and finished with the Bentley Wings badge on the top. Comes with a mechanism that with a press of a button you can exit and re-entry the stick.
Bentley will expand its presence in the fast-growing Eastern Europe region later this year, with the opening of its first-ever dealership in Belarus. Located in the heart of the capital, Bentley Minsk will open in Summer 2013, and will offer sales and aftersales services to customers of the luxury British brand.
Bentley announced its new collaboration with the luxury men’s lifestyle brand Pankhurst. For the new Pankhurst men’s grooming store in London, Bentley craftsmen have renovated six barbers’ chairs incorporating materials and finishes from Bentley cars.