Automotive Focus: Bentley

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Key Statistics:

  • There are 10,254 Bentleys currently registered in the UK.

  • This represents 0.028% of UK registered vehicles.

  • Bentleys rank as the 17th most favoured 'prestige' make by UK consumers, making up 0.24% of this market.

  • Only 5.64% of current private owners are female and 69.13% are male. 18.79% are company car owned. The genders owning the remaining cars are unknown.

  • 8.99% of all Bentleys are Convertible models. This equates to 922 cars.

  • 47.59% are 4 Door Saloons and 41.83% are Coupes.

  • A staggering 76.56% of Bentley owners have chosen to put private plates on their vehicle.

  • 0.96% of Bentleys are classified as Imports.

  • Just 13.21% of Bentleys are manual transmission and 86.79% are automatic.

  • The top 10 locations to see Bentleys are: South West London, West London, Birmingham, Kingston Upon Thames, Chelmsford, North West London, Guildford, Reading, Crewe, Tunbridge Wells. Together these locations contain 26.82% of all Bentleys in the UK.

  • The most popular model is the Bentley Continental, making up 61.20% of the Bentley market.

  • The top two favoured colours are Blue (27.73%) and Silver/Aluminium (26.58%) which make up 54.31% of all Bentleys. Black (19.67%) and Green (15.37%) follow close behind.

  • 36.57% are less than 24 months old. 61.98% are younger than 4 years old.

This analysis has been performed by GMAP using current market statistics from the anonymised DVLA Parc data.