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Bentley Continental R


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About this Bentley Continental R DEPOSIT TAKEN - PLEASE ENQUIRE Since 1921, the Bentley name has remained synonymous with prestige, performance and luxury. The 'Continental' designation recalls the Bentley Continental of the post-war period and evokes those heady days of relaxed touring across the European continent, en route St Moritz or St Tropez. The 'R' resonates to the R-Type Bentleys from the 1950s as well as the Turbo R of the 1980s. Bentley's 1980s resurgence relied exclusively on models whose basic architecture was shared with other Rolls-Royce models. However; the Bentley Continental R was unique to the Bentley marque. Despite the need to incorporate non-traditional features such as doors recessed into the roof, the result looked every bit a Bentley, albeit one re-stated for the 1990s. The 6.75 L Garrett-turbocharged engine from the Bentley Turbo R was chosen for use in the Continental R. In early cars (1991 - 1993) power output of 325 bhp at 4000rpm was always estimated, as, at that time, Rolls-Royce still had a policy of not supplying official figures, preferring to describe simply as "adequate" or "sufficient". Motoring press tests stated the top speed was at least 145


bentley continental r silver 4-speed blue-leather luxury petrol british 4-seater fast leather blue-interior dark-interior

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  • Ad ID
  • Ad type
    For sale
  • Category
    Bentley > Continental
  • Mileage
    68000 mi



Codmore Hill Garage, Stane Street
Codmore Hill, RH20 1BQ, West Sussex
United Kingdom

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