Bentley Logo – Bentley Motors Limited is a manufacturer of automobiles founded in England on January 18th of 1919 by Walter Owen Bentley, known as WO Bentley. Bentley was known for making aero rotation during the First World War, the most famous being the Bentley BR1. The Great Depression of 1929 bankrupted Bentley in 1931, was acquired by Rolls-Royce. From 1998 belongs to the Volkswagen group.
In 2004 the British brand produced 7,686 cars, a notable increase over the 1,017 the previous year. With these numbers exceeded the combined sales of its two major rivals: Rolls-Royce and Maybach. This increase in sales is due in part to the company said it had neglected segment between the stops of range of luxury vehicles as standard (Mercedes Benz S-Class, BMW 7 Series, Audi A8 and the like) and high luxury as models of Rolls-Royce and Maybach. His flagship was the Continental GT coupe, and it is expected that the Continental Flying Spur help strengthen the position reached.
In 2007 Bentley produced 10,884 vehicles, an increase of 18.6% over the previous year. In 2009 the Bentley range includes the following models: $ 200,000 Continental GT (coupe) and GTC (convertible) of 560 hp motor thanks to its 6-liter W12 Volkswagen and 2 turbos, both have AWD. They are joined by the variants “Speed” powered with engines of 610 hp.
The Continental Flying Spur sedan (with the same engines and transmissions to the GT / GTC, also has its variant Speed). The Brooklands coupe with 6.75-liter V8 that with 2 turbos generating 530 hp, the Arnage (since the end of his life) and Azure convertible. Soon to appear Continental Supersport  that apart from being more potent than Speed (630CV instead of 610) reduces its weight by 110 kg, is capable of running on biofuels, is sportier suspension, ceramic brakes and traction leads total. Its body is slightly wider than their “brothers” of range and also removed the rear seats. The brand says a top speed of 329 km / h and accelerates from 0-100 km / h in 3.9 seconds. It is the world’s safest car.