1999 Bentley Continental

Mulliner

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1999
  • Car type 
    Coupé
  • Drive 
    RHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Exterior brand colour 
    Green
  • Interior colour 
    Other
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other
  • Gearbox 
    Automatic
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

Coys Auction - The Spirit of Motoring
Ascot Racecourse,
Ascot,
Berkshire SL5 7JX
Saturday 3 October 2009
Coys Auction - The Spirit of Motoring
Ascot Racecourse,
Ascot,
Berkshire SL5 7JX
Saturday 3 October 2009
Registration Number: EU Registered Chassis Number: SCBZB6E1XCX63141
The Bentley Continental R was a large and expensive luxury coupé made for a limited period from 1991 to 2002. An enthusiastic reception from the motor show it was showcased at led the company to develop the vehicle for production as the Continental R. Based on the Bentley Turbo R floor pan, an aerodynamically shaped coupé body was styled. The "Continental” designation recalls the Bentley Continental of the post-war period. The car’s body, styled by John Heffernan and Ken Greenley, was a departure for the marque. It had a slight curvature in stark contrast to the flat-sided Rolls-Royce and Bentley vehicles of the time. Its 0.73 coefficient of drag was a large improvement over previous Bentleys. The Con