My Car Quest

September 22, 2019

Luxury Car Marketing: The Bentley Life, as Shown in two Recent Publications

Margaret Mead would have loved it… by Wallace Wyss - Long ago, when I was in grade school, I remember the fuss made about Margaret Mead, who would go to these far-off islands in the Pacific and write about the practices of natives (in books … [Read more...]

Bentley’s Electric Coupe – The EXP 100 GT Concept Car

More elegant than a Tesla but maybe it will hit the market at 8 times the price... by Wallace Wyss - The EXP 100 GT is Bentley's latest concept car. They are talking of this for the year 2035 but I think it's 2025 if they want to get it on … [Read more...]

Pebble Beach News: The Real Blue Train Bentley to Make an Appearance This Year

Plus it's better looking doppelganger... by Wallace Wyss - In days of old, there were a lot of ways to measure how fast a car was. One way was if it could beat a train that was well known to cover a certain point to another certain point in a … [Read more...]

Is This A 1956 Bentley R-Type Continental by H. J. Mulliner?

by Mike - I saw this stunning Bentley in the parking lot of a local restaurant recently in between rain storms. What a beauty it is - I had to do some research to try and figure out the model and year. Most cars of this caliber are seen … [Read more...]

This Bentley Continental SC Sold at RM Sotheby’s In Arizona

by Mike - The quite knowledgable Wallace Wyss wrote here in September 2016 that The 1999 Bentley Continental SC Is A Future Collector Car. He was right - RM Sotheby's sold this 2000 Bentley Continental SC at their recent Arizona auction … [Read more...]

The New 2019 Bentley GTC – A Design Critique

by Wallace Wyss - OK, I was invited to a Bentley dealer showing but didn’t go because it wouldn’t involve driving and what’s a Bentley 12-cylinder convertible for if not for driving? Anyway judging on the pictures, they did not have … [Read more...]