January 18, 2007

Today in Automotive History

1919 : Bentley Motors founded

The 1930 Bentley Sedanca CoupeBentley Motors was established in London, England. A manufacturer of sports cars and luxury automobiles, Bentley was acquired by Rolls-Royce in November, 1931. From that point forward, the Bentley line acquired more and more features of the Rolls-Royce, until the two makes became nearly indistinguishable.

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