On the occasion of 100th anniversary of Bentley, we have come across several limited-run models to celebrate its centenary. Now, they have revealed Bentley Continental GT Convertible Number 1 Edition following the Continental GT Number 9 Edition. It pays homage to the No. 1 Bentley Blower of 1929. Continental GT Convertible Number 1 Edition is a modern interpretation of iconic racing car that will made in limited runs and only 100 units will be available worldwide. Bentley Continental GT Convertible Number 1 Edition is the final model in company’s Centenary trilogy and follows Mulsanne W.O. Edition and the Continental GT Number 9 Edition.
Each of the Bentley Continental GT Convertible Number 1 Edition will feature 18-crat gold plated fender badging along with a piece of history in form of a piston from the No.1 Bentley Blower. It is set in resin within Bentley Rotating Display which is reminiscence of wheel spinners found on No. 1 and other historic Bentleys. Continental GT Convertible Number 1 Edition is based on Bentley Continental GT Convertible that is powered with 6.0-liter W12 engine offering 626hp. This Number 1 Edition is available in two color options which are Dragon Red II or Beluga, with a Claret or Beluga folding hood. It also includes Centenary Pack, Bentley Black Line Specification, Carbon Body Kit, and painted Number 1 front grille.
Bentley Centenary Specification Pack brings forth Centenary badges to the rear and on the wheel centers, Centenary LED welcome lamps, Centenary badging on the gear lever and steering wheel, and a Centenary badge on the key-fob. Other unique exterior styling upgrade include jeweled filler and oil caps, and 22-inch MDS wheels that can be opted with Cricket Ball or Gloss Black finish. Cabin of Bentley Continental GT Convertible Number 1 Edition include a new color split of either Cricket Ball or Beluga main hide complemented by Heritage hide on the seats and door panels. Additionally, there is a debossed B insignia on the headrests and door inserts, Grand Black wood veneer with 18-carat gold plated organ stops, and Alcantara steering wheel and gear lever. To complete the package, Number 1 tread plate insert and a British Jaeger clock featuring a Number 1 face has been included.