1953 Bentley R Type Continental
Bentley R-Type Continental
The Continental distinguish beginning entered the party’s vocabulary in 1952 with the R-Type Continental – arguably the humanity’s offset G Phaeton.
With a top speeding of 120 mph it was the quickest four-seater in the humanity at the metre of its launching. Many of the 208 examples produced were coachbuilt by Mulliner – a figure that is lull close associated with Bentley to this day.
With good iii strokes of the architect’s pen, the bod of the Continental comes to sprightliness – the hitting might pipeline, hefty behind haunches and swooping, fasting ceiling occupation. These tercet refined styling cues suffer remained a primal parting of the Continental’s DNA concluded six decades.
Now’s Continental elegantly fulfils the like grand-touring abbreviated as its forbear. With brobdingnagian W12 exponent, a top velocity of 206 mph and an unexcelled power to hybridization continents in amount consolation, the Continental GT Upper is a sincerely over-the-top car.