Bentley, the prestigious British luxury car brand, closes 2017 with a list of international awards that includes the recognition of influential media such as BBC Top Gear Magazine, Robb Report, Interior Design y GQ, among others, for their models Mulsanne, Bentayaga y New Continental GT. More than 20 publications recognize the quality, originality and avant-garde of these models in various fields, involving the markets of the United Kingdom, the United States, continental Europe and China, mainly.
"Luxury, exclusivity and functionality are elements that distinguish Bentley in the assessments of media experts such as Robb Report and BBC Top Gear Magazine."
Considered as "one of the most complete GT on the planet, with ease of handling in the most complicated terrains" by BBC Top Magazine, the New Continental GT was rated by this publication "GT of the Year", "Best Luxury Auto" and "Best Gran Turismo Sports Car". On the other hand, Interior Design Magazine highlighted its qualities, worthy of taking "very much into account", for what distinguished it in the "Automotive Overall Design" category; besides including it as a "Best of the Year". Robb Report, in Germany, honored him as "Best Gran Turismo Sport Car", while Target, from China, recognized him as "Best Luxury Auto".
Two years after its launch, Bentley Bentayga continues a race of successes in the market and recognition of the specialists that in 2017 culminated in being the most awarded car of the firm. Robb Report called it "SUV of the Year". Robert Ross, publisher of the famous magazine, stressed that if in terms of aviation a private craft is the best way to fly, the Bentley Bentayga is the equivalent in terms of transportation on four wheels.
For its part, the Autocar magazine gave the diesel version one of its maximum medals, the Star Award, being defined by the chief evaluator of the publication, Matt Saunders, as an accomplished, complete, luxury SUV. "In five years, when other rival brands reach those standards ... the Bentayga Disel will still be surprising."
He was also nominated "Luxury SUV of the Year" by Weels Middle East and "Best Large Premium SUV" at the Middle East Car of Year awards.
Icon of the brand, the Bentley Mulsanne was distinguished as "The best way to travel in a car" by GQ magazine, which also called it "Best Autonomous Car". The jury said that the cabin of the Mulsanne offers all the conditions for a splendid car trip, being its scale, dimensions and details an authentic icon of what a luxury car trip represents. Octane qualified it as "Best Luxury Car of Year", among other distinctions.
At the corporate level, Bentley obtained important distinctions, the Top Employers 'Institute gave it the category of Top Employer, while in the School Leavers' Awards Bentley distinguished itself in the categories Job Satisfaction, Medium-Sized School-Leaver Intake, Best Advanced Apprenticeship and Top Emplyer-Automotive. For his part, Walpole gave him the award as Luxury Maker of the Year.