VWVortex

The Volkswagen Enthusiast Website

Latest Stories in Bentley News

Bentley Introduces Limited Edition Continental GT Speed Breitling Jet Team Series

posted by on 30 June 2015 in Bentley News

16MY Breitling Front3Qrtr Speed 600x300

Bentley announced today that a new, extremely limited production special edition of their Continental GT Speed will debut tomorrow at the Boeing Safari Airshow in Seattle.  Dubbed the ‘Continental GT Speed Breitling Jet Team Series’ and taking its paint inspiration directly from the L-39 Albatros airplane, this new model will be Bentley’s fastest production vehicle […] More…

Bentley Team Dyson Racing Returns to Road America

posted by on 26 June 2015 in Bentley News

dyson elkartlake 600x300

Bentley Team Dyson Racing heads to the spot where their Bentley GT3 Campaign began just one year ago this weekend, looking to recapture the success of last years effort at Road America.  The weekend will see three different grueling competitions, with the normally scheduled double-header, as well as a make-up round being run in place of […] More…

Record-Breaking Bentleys to Take the Hill at Goodwood Festival of Speed

posted by on 11 June 2015 in Bentley News

bentley goodwood 600x300

Enthusiasts of Motorsport and Tweed blazers will be making the pilgrimage to the Goodwood Estate for the annual Festival of Speed at the end of this month, and Bentley is aiming to make the trip worth their while.  The legendary British manufacturer will be bringing multiple record-breaking vehicles to the event, including a Continental GT Speed that […] More…

Bentley Blower Returns to Mille Miglia 85 Years After Failed Attempt

posted by on 12 May 2015 in Bentley News

Iconic Blower Bentleys primed for Mille Miglia challenge 600x300

Never ones to forget their company’s rich heritage, Bentley will be commemorating Tim Berkin’s failed attempt at the 1930 Mille Miglia in one of the 55 Blowers produced by returning to the course, hoping to finish what was started so long ago.  For this attempt, the 85 year old Blower will be driven by Bentley’s […] More…

GT Masters: Bentley Shines Bright at ADAC GT Masters Debut

posted by on 28 April 2015 in Bentley News

bent adac 600x300

Bentley Motorsport opened their 2015 ADAC GT Masters campaign this past weekend at Oschersleben with a victory in the weekend’s second race, after a late-race excursion off track took them out of contention during race one.  This victory marked the first for Bentley in the series, as well as the first for drivers Luca Stolz […] More…

Techno Classica: Bentley to Debut Mulsanne Speed ‘Blue Train’ by Mulliner

posted by on 15 April 2015 in Bentley News

mulsanne speed blue train 600x300

Bentley Motors has announced today that they will be debuting a special edition Mulsanne Speed at this year’s Techno Classica to commemorate the 85th anniversary of Captain Woolf Barnato’s famed race against the Calais-Mediterranée Express train.  In 1930, Barnato boasted that he and his brand new Bentley Speed Six could not only beat the ‘Blue Train’ […] More…