The Le Mans Collection: How is Bentley commemorating the past?

Bentley is commemorating the 20th anniversary of its sixth triumph at the 24 Hours of Le Mans and the 100th anniversary of the race by producing a limited edition of Continental GT Coupés and Continental GTC’s.

The Le Mans Collection

Each vehicle will be powered by the highly successful 12-cylinder Bentley W12 engine. The Le Mans Collection features unique exterior and interior designs inspired by the Le Mans-winning Speed 8 #7.
All Le Mans Collection models come equipped with the three-way Bentley Rotating Display, which allows drivers to select from a touchscreen, dual veneer, or analogue dials. However, instead of the standard central dial, a Vitrine showcasing an engine valve from the 4.0-litre twin-turbo V8 of the 2003 Le Mans winning Bentley Speed 8 is displayed.

Mulliner, Bentley’s personal commissioning division, drew inspiration from the dark green Speed 8 racing cars that dominated at Le Mans in 2003 to create the Le Mans Collection, which is a tribute to the long and illustrious partnership between Bentley and the Le Mans 24 Hours.

The collection’s verdant green exterior and a sliver of the Speed 8 engine showcased in the fascia are just a few of the features that highlight this heartfelt homage.
Juan Manuel
the authorJuan Manuel
Track racing, competing, it's in my blood. It's part of me, it's part of my life; I have been doing it all my life and it stands out above everything else.