FRANKFURT, GERMANY – The all-new Continental GT made its global debut at the IAA 2017 in Frankfurt on 12th September 2017.
The third generation of the legendary Bentley Continental GT is designed, engineered and handcrafted in Great Britain, ensuring the highest levels of attention to detail, artistry and cutting-edge technology are blended together to create the finest Grand Tourer ever produced.
▪ All-new Bentley Continental GT makes global debut in Frankfurt
▪ The definitive luxury Grand Tourer: designed, engineered and handcrafted in Britain
▪ New limited edition Mulsanne Design Series by Mulliner also debuts, showcasing brand-new Tessellated coloured carbon fibre
▪ Special Mulliner-created Flying Spur V8 S model will be exhibited
▪ The world’s fastest SUV – the Bentayga W12 – is also on display
▪ Immersive Tech Lab on stand showcases Bentley’s technology
The limited edition Mulsanne Design Series by Mulliner also debuts at Frankfurt. Inspired by the latest trends in high-end interior design and fashion, the new model – debuting in striking King Fisher Blue – pushes the boundaries of what is possible with carbon fibre.
The Mulliner bespoke coachbuilding team has also created a special one-off Flying Spur V8 S for the Frankfurt expo. Delivering a standard of exclusivity that is unmistakably Mulliner, this unique model features a three-tone interior lined with Portland, Porpoise and white hides inspired by the classic coachbuilding era.
Completing the Bentley line-up on the stand is the world’s only true-luxury SUV – the Bentayga – which combines unparalleled luxury with sporting ability, off-road performance and everyday usability.
In addition to displaying an array of the world’s most luxurious and desirable cars, the British manufacturer is hosting a new tech lab – an interactive area dedicated to showcasing Bentley’s breadth of technological and engineering excellence.
Shows: 00:06 – GVs Bentley press conference at IAA Frankfurt Motorshow with Mr Wolfgang Dürheimer
01:39 – GVs of Bentley Continental GT on IAA Frankfurt Motor Show
02:19 – GVs of Bentley Mulsanne Design Series by Muliner
02:43 – GVs of Bentley Bentayga
03:08 – GVs of Bentley Continental GT Driving Footage
04:00 – Interview with John Paul Gregory, Head of Exterior Design Bentley Motors
05:09 – Interview with Darren Day, Head of Interior Design Bentley Motors
Other: Bentley’s 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show
The IAA 2017 runs from 12 to 24 September 2017. The Bentley stand can be found in Hall A07.
Notes to editors:
Bentley Motors is the most sought after luxury car brand in the world. The company’s headquarters in Crewe is home to all of its operations including design, R&D, engineering and production of the company’s four model lines – Continental, Flying Spur, Bentayga and Mulsanne. The combination of fine craftsmanship, using skills that have been handed down through generations, alongside engineering expertise and cutting-edge technology is unique to UK luxury car brands such as Bentley. It is also an example of high-value British manufacturing at its best. Bentley employs around 4,000 people at Crewe.