Bentley Continental GT News

  • 2012 Bentley Continental GTC

    Bentley might be better known for its fast, powerful, luxury cars typically owned by celebrities, sports stars and business moguls -- but that doesn’t mean it can’t be environmentally responsible too. That’s the message being given by company CEO Wolfgang Dürheimer as the firm looks towards its future in an industry increasingly occupied with fuel efficiency and environmental responsibility. Further confirming what we already knew about Bentley's future eco-car plans, Dürheimer gave more details to Car and Driver earlier this month at the 2011 Pebble Beach Concours...

  • 2010 Bentley Continental Supersports
    Bogus Biofuels Blast Rebutted by Bentley Gent

    Almost a year ago, we called Bentley's much-touted biofuels strategy "bogus," in an alliterative headline to a piece that was much forwarded around the green-car world. Now we've had a chat with the very reasonable and polite David Reuter, Bentley's head of PR and communications. We still think...

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    Bentley Backs Away From Biofuel Bomber, At Least For Awhile

    We've always been more than a little skeptical about Bentley's biofuel claims for its 2010 Continental Supersports hot rod. We think it's very, very unlikely that owners of a $267,000 near-supercar will seek out one of the few hundred E85 ethanol pumps in the country to cut their carbon emissions...

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    Bentley's Bogus Biofuel Bomber

    The 2010 Bentley Continental GT Supersports can run on biofuels, but it probably won't; we call that 'greenwashing'

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