Tag: Bentley

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

VW Taps Bentley Executive to Fix Software Unit

May 8, 2023

Via: The Wall Street Journal

Volkswagen Chief Executive Officer Oliver Blume named a company insider to head the automaker’s struggling software unit as part of a broader overhaul of how the company develops the software for its cars, VW said on Monday. Mr. Blume put […]

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

Bentley Pours Billions Into Electric Car Overhaul

January 26, 2022

Via: Transport Topics

Bentley Motors is pouring billions into upgrading manufacturing to accelerate its electric vehicle development plan, joining other auto brands shifting away from gasoline engines, the luxury automaker said Jan. 26. U.K.-based Bentley said that it is investing 2.5 billion pounds […]

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

Bentley unveils $2 million Mulliner Bacalar sports car with 5,000-year-old wood

March 3, 2020


Bentley on Tuesday unveiled the all-new Mulliner Bacalar, a roughly $2 million two-seat, open-air luxury sports car that features 5,000-year-old wood in its interior dashboard. The iconic British automaker, which is owned by Volkswagen, is describing the car as the […]

Process, R & D

Siemens and Bentley upgrade their strategic alliance after Alliance Board meeting

August 28, 2018

Via: Manufacturing Global

The two companies have agreed to extend their current agreement in a bid to continue to develop their joint business cooperation and commercial initiatives with funding set to be increased to €100mn from an initial €50mn in the joint innovation […]

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

Meet The 2019 Continental GT: The Car That Sparked Bentley’s Revival Gets A Makeover

August 30, 2017

Via: Forbes

Bentley Motors, the storied British luxury car brand, was in danger of landing in the trash heap until Volkswagen AG bought it in 1998 and five years later introduced the world to the sleek and sexy Continental GT coupe. With […]