Bentley Mulsanne Speed 2015 620x277

Under normal circumstances it wouldn’t be terribly sensible to pound down the outside lane of a motorway at 160mph in the pouring rain. These were not normal circumstances. For starters, we were in Germany driving on an unrestricted autobahn and, on this stretch at least, it was relatively free ofContinue Reading

The original Continental Flying Spur was a successful product for Bentley, selling around 20,000 cars since its introduction in 2005. In dropping the Continental badge from the name Bentley is making a statement of intent that China and the USA, where owners prefer to ride in the rear, is whereContinue Reading

[button link=”http://www.frontseatdriver.co.uk/2014/01/first-drive-bentley-flying-spur/” color=”orange”]Road Test[/button] [button link=”http://www.frontseatdriver.co.uk/2014/01/bentley-flying-spur-2014-gallery/” color=”orange”]Gallery[/button] [button window=”yes” link=”http://www.bentleymotors.com/ownership/locate_a_dealer/”]Find a Dealer[/button] Model Tested: Bentley Flying Spur 6.0 W12 The Bentley Flying Spur range starts at £140,900 for the Flying Spur 6.0 W12, rising to £150,220 for the Flying Spur 6.0 W12 Mulliner. Good and Bad Good Stuff: Incredible buildContinue Reading

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Audi Le Mans 2013 665x297

Next weekend the motorsport world will turn its attention to a town in the Pays de la Loire region of France. Roughly the same size as Oxford, the population of Le Mans will temporarily triple as a quarter of a million fans, along with countless retail, catering, hospitality and teamContinue Reading

I’ve driven some very expensive cars in my time. Last week I was behind the wheel of a £171,000 Bentley Continental GTC V8, but that pales in to insignificance compared to the alleged £6.5 million worth of hydrogen powered Honda FCX Clarity I drove last year. I’ve driven powerful sportsContinue Reading

When somebody hands you the keys to a car with a price tag of £171,397 you expect something special. They also expect it back in one piece. Is the Bentley Continental GT V8 Convertible special enough to warrant the asking price, and did I manage to keep it on theContinue Reading

Last week I previewed the Goodwood Festival of Speed. If it didn’t excite you and you decided not to head down to Lord March’s pad in Sussex, then you missed out on yet another great event. Being so popular and being located in some fairly remote countryside, traffic is always anContinue Reading

There’s still another five days of the Geneva Motor Show left to run, but all the European premieres and debuts have now taken place. There’s been 131 of them in total, and we’ll be showing you all of them. Here’s part one, AC Cars through to BMW…