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The Latest Appointments | Bentley, Bugatti & Herm?s

Jun 29, 2012  |   Contributor: Sophie Doran

One of the latest European brands to be ‘rescued’ to foreign investment, Aquascutum’s new management has chosen to part ways with design director Joanna Sykes.... Read More

Bentley's Continental GT Speed is its Fastest Production Model Ever

Jun 20, 2012  |   Contributor: James Rothaar  |  3 Comments

The news from Crewe, England this week from Bentley Motors is that its new Continental GT Speed, which is forthcoming in October 2012, will be the luxury car maker’s fastest production model ever. An upgrade to Bentley’s 6.0-liter, 48-valve, four-cam, twin-turbocharged W12 engine enables acceleration from zero to 60 mph in four seconds and a top speed of 205 mph.... Read More

Bentley Motors Names Dr. Wolfgang Schreiber Chairman & Chief Exec

Jun 4, 2012  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

Dr. Wolfgang Schreiber, 54, will become the new chairman and chief executive at Bentley Motors effective September 1, 2012. Dr. Schreiber leaves his current role as CEO of Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles and succeeds replaces Wolfgang Dürheimer, 53, who, as part of an extensive structural and management realignment within the Volkswagen Group, moves to become the member of the Board of Management for Technical Development at Audi AG.... Read More

Bentley Shows GTC 6.0 Liter W12 at Beijing International Auto Show, Debuts New SUV

Apr 23, 2012  |   Contributor: James Rothaar  |  1 Comment

Power and performance have joined prominence when discussions of Bentley Motors are tabled these days. The four-seat luxury convertible is deftly deluxe with a handcrafted interior of exotic wood veneers, supple leather hides, and deep-pile carpets. The vehicle currently is being shown at the 2012 Beijing... Read More

Bentley Motors & St. Regis Join in New Global Partnership

Apr 18, 2012  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

Bentley Motors and Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide recently formed a global partnership that will create signature experiences for patrons of both luxury brands. Bentley Continental Flying Spur models are the house fleet of St. Regis hotels and resorts worldwide, from The St. Regis Singapore to The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort (in Abu Dhabi) and The St. Regis New York. In October 2011, the deluxe hotelier hosted a driving tour by Bentley at The St. Regis Rome and The St. Regis Florence, which is a new property. This spring the new partners will be seen in Austria for Bentley’s grand tour, which spans from Vienna to Salzburg.... Read More

Bentley Joins Forces With St. Regis & The Luxury Collection

Apr 17, 2012  |   Contributor: Jared Paul Stern  |  2 Comments

Bastion of bespoke British luxury, Bentley Motors has announced a cool new partnership with St. Regis and The Luxury Collection Hotels & Resorts, the five-star brands owned by Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, a perfect pairing of our favorite luxury cars and hotels.... Read More

Bentley Motors Names Andrea Baker Head of Media Relations

Apr 2, 2012  |   Contributor: James Rothaar  |  1 Comment

Bentley Motors has appointed Andrea Baker as its new head of media relations. The announcement of the hiring was made this week by the media department of the luxury automaker. Ms. Baker assumes her new role effective... Read More

Bentley Roars Into Aspen Fashion Week as Presenting Partner

Feb 14, 2012  |   Contributor: Jared Paul Stern  |  2 Comments

Four years ago when Aspen Fashion Week started as an added attraction at the famously ritzy winter resort, it was hard to tell whether it would snag a permanent place in the coveted style calendar.... Read More

Bentley Motors Names David Hilton New Head of Exterior

Feb 9, 2012  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

Award-winning automotive designer David Hilton is the newly appointed head of exterior design at Bentley Motors Ltd. The announcement of the newest exec to join the ranks of the top luxury car brand came forth this week from its corporate headquarters in Crewe, England.

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Bentley and Zai Make a Scene in Gstaad, Switzerland

Jan 31, 2012  |   Contributor: Jared Paul Stern

Storied British sports luxury marque Bentley celebrated its partnership with ultra high-end ski maker Zai over a weekend in Gstaad, Switzerland, showcasing the commitment to craftsmanship, ultimate performance and uncompromising attention to detail that characterizes the two brands.... Read More

Cher's Bentley & More in Bonhams' Entertainment Memorabilia Sale This Month

Jan 5, 2012  |   Contributor: Jared Paul Stern

This 2005 Bentley Continental formerly owned by entertainment legend Cher is the starring lot in Bonhams’ sale of entertainment memorabilia in Los Angeles.... Read More

Bentley Motors' Sales in 2011 Up 37% Worldwide | U.S. and China Top Markets

Jan 4, 2012  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

Bentley Motors reports that worldwide it sold 7,003 of its automobiles in 2011. That is a 37-percent increase over its 2010 sales report. The models leading the way for the UK-based, luxury automaker are the Continental GT coupe and the firm’s flagship model, the Mulsanne.... Read More

Ducati and Bentley on the Scene at Art Basel with Duncan Quinn

Dec 14, 2011  |   Contributor: Jared Paul Stern

The contemporary masterpieces weren’t confined to the Miami Beach Convention Center during the recent Art Basel extravaganza in Miami. Down in the Design District the dashing Duncan Quinn, gentleman’s outfitter, bon vivant, and connoisseur of all things stylish, hosted a series of events in an uber-cool, pop-up boutique decked out with Ducatis and the beautiful new Bentley Continental GTC.... Read More

Bentley Announces New Engineering Chief Rolf Frech

Oct 6, 2011  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

Bentley Motors recently announced the appointment of Rolf Frech, 53, as its new board member for engineering. Mr. Frech, who most recently was the director for complete vehicle engineering at Porsche AG, replaces Dr. Ulrich Eichhorn. The former executive at Bentley Motors will now become the managing director with the Verband der Automobilindustrie (VDA), which is the German Association of the Automotive Industry.... Read More

Bentley Continental Debuts Flying Spur with Linley Bespoke Interior

Sep 30, 2011  |   Contributor: Eric Meyers

Two of Britain’s most regal heritages have come together for a special collaboration. Bentley Motors and Linley Bespoke Furniture have produced a limited run of Continental Flying Spurs featuring custom interior craftsmanship.... Read More

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