Bentley Motors is a British manufacturer and marketer of luxury cars and SUVs
Headquartered inCrewe, England, the company was founded as Bentley Motors Limited byW. O. Bentleyin 1919 in Cricklewood, North London—and became widely known for winning the24 Hours of Le Mansin1924,1927,1928,1929,1930, and2003.
Prominent models extend from the historic sports-racingBentley 4½ LitreandBentley Speed Six; the more recentBentley R TypeContinental,Bentley Turbo R, andBentley Arnage; to its current model line—including theContinental Flying Spur,Continental GT,Bentley Bentaygaand theMulsanne—which are marketed worldwide, with China as its largest market as of November 2012.
Today most Bentleys are assembled at the company's Crewe factory,