The German automotive supplier plucks Seval Oz from Google's self-driving car project to lead a new division focused on intelligent transportation systems.
With wide haunches and a deep, throaty exhaust note, the Bentley Continental GT V8 S Convertible comes off as a muscle car for the wealthy.
With the company's simpler "combiner" HUD, more cars could overlay information like driving directions atop drivers' view of the road. But distractions must be kept to a minimum.
The grace and poise of the Bentley Continental GT V8 S Convertible get a loud counterpoint with its muscle car engine note.
What's behind the letter S? CNET's Brian Cooley takes this Bentley with a twin-turbo V-8 engine out for a test drive to find out.
Bentley adds another variant of the Continental at the Detroit auto show, with a more powerful version of its V-8 engine in the GT V8 S.
At the 2014 Detroit auto show, Bentley showed off the Continental GT V8 S, a new variant of the Continental coupe with a powerful V8 engine.
The automotive supplier's technology is moving toward "highly automated driving," with IBM servers processing real-time vehicle data so cars can anticipate detailed driving conditions.
Bentley should have been one of the greatest names in motorsport, but history tells a different story. Can the Continental GT Speed bring back memories and give us a glimpse of what could have been?
The Continental GT Speed is the fastest road car Bentley have ever made.