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This Is What You're Paying for When You Buy a Bentley

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Manufacturing a Bentley in the traditional way is a time-consuming nod to their brand heritage. Each hand-crafted wheel, for example, can take four and a half hours to finish.

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For generations, Bentley had operated under the philosophy that bigger is always better. But in today's environmentally conscious world, economy has become as important as speed and luxury. The time is now for the iconic British car manufacturer to reinvent itself, as well as its signature machine, the Continental GT. Take a grand tour through time as we examine the history of Bentley and see how its designers and engineers have evolved its flagship into a faster, lighter, more fuel-efficient machine.

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