Tag: Bentley

Biofuels for Bentley – Bentley Flying Spur Hybrid crosses Iceland using biofuel made of waste straw

Biofuels for Bentley – Bentley Flying Spur Hybrid crosses Iceland using biofuel made of waste straw

October 30, 2021 |

This hot news is in car e-zines – CarScoops, Automotive World, The Auto Channel – but here at The Digest, an inside look at Bentley’s Flying Spur Hybrid car that drove across Iceland, 733 km (455 miles), in one stint using second generation biofuel made from waste biomass, in this case waste straw based biofuel […]

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Racing ahead with biofuels – Bentley, BMW, Porsche, others embrace biofuels

Racing ahead with biofuels – Bentley, BMW, Porsche, others embrace biofuels

July 11, 2021 |

Bentley’s Continental GT3 Pikes Peak racecar proved to be fastest racecar running on renewable fuel at Pikes Peak International Hill Climb 2021, beating out all other sustainability-focused entrants (like Tesla’s Model S and an Acura NSX). Another car manufacturer, BMW, invested $12.5 million into Prometheus Fuels saying, “Prometheus will make drop-in replacement fuels that are […]

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Bentley biofuel racecar beats out electric competitors in Pikes Peak race

Bentley biofuel racecar beats out electric competitors in Pikes Peak race

July 3, 2021 |

In Colorado, United Kingdom-based Bentley Continental GT3 Pikes Peak proved to be fastest racecar running on renewable fuel at Pikes Peak International Hill Climb 2021, beating out all other sustainability-focused entrants, including fully electric competitors. It also marks the start of a long-term renewable fuels program by Bentley. According to Automotive News Europe, it used […]

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