Bentley – Bentley Motors Limited is a British manufacturer of luxury automobiles and Grand Tourers. Bentley Motors were in England on 18 January 1919 by Walter Owen Bentley, known as WO Bentley founded or just WO 1988-1971. Previously, he was known for his successful series of Drehtriebwerkeim First World War, the most BR1 as in later versions of the Sopwith Camel known uses. Bentley change hands until after the great depression in 1929 after the problems of insolvent debt Bentley was acquired by the Rolls Royce Group. Currently, the company is owned by Volkswagen Group and has its headquarters in Crewe, England, with its central production facilities are based there.
A group of wealthy British car fans as the Bentley Boys Woolf Barnato, magnate Barney Barnato Diamond, Sir Henry Birkin, George Duller, steeplechase, Glen Kidston, aviator, known SCH Sammy Davis, an automotive held journalist and Dr. Dudley Benjafield among them, the reputation of high-performance car alive. The car at one Barnato raced Le Train Bleu from Cannes to to Dover and finally London, won driving on public roads with regular traffic and above all body 6 5L was as the Blue Train Bentley known. Thanks to the commitment of this group to serious competition, the company noted in Cricklewood, north London, for its four consecutive victories at the 24 Hours of Le Mans from 1927 to 1930 was.
Their greatest competitor at the time, Bugatti, , but fragile creations with the reliability and durability of Bentley against that. The fastest truck in the world Perhaps as a symbol of the time is the 4.5 -liter Bentley Blower Bentley, with its distinctive compressor front protrudes from the bottom of the grill. Strangely fragile for a Bentley, however, was not the Rennpferdder 6 L Bentley was. He became famous in the popular media as the vehicle of James Bond in the original novels, but not in every movie, but John Steed in the television series.The Avengers have driven a Bentley on the screen.Many of
Barnato assets were Bentley buoy after he became president in 1925 year, but the Great demand for the company’s expensive products and finally sold to Rolls- Royce in 1931. Note that Bentley was a serious competitor to Rolls- Royce and Bentley 8 L was probably a better machine than anything they had to offer Rolls- Royce at that time.
In 2002, celebrating with an official State Limousine, the golden jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II Bentley. In 2003, 2-door convertible Bentley, the Bentley Azure set, production and the company introduced the Bentley Continental GT, a coupe. 12 The car is powered by a VW engine W version.The demand is so great that the factory in Crewe, Cheshire, despite producing 4,500 vehicles per year and there is a waiting list of more than a year for new cars are delivered not in a position to have been to meet the demand. Consequently, there are suggestions that the new Flying Spur model, four-door version of the Continental GT € 140,000 in Dresden in the same factory where the VW Phaeton luxury car manufacture.