Continental is a pure aristocrat

Over one thousand kilometres lie ahead of me. Not the usual first-drive opportunity, but then Bentley's Continental GT Speed Convertible isn't an ordinary car, writes Kyle Fortune.

24th February, 2013
The Bentley Continental GT Speed Convertible: its appeal has always been centred around its usability and its beautiful hand-crafted interior.

Over one thousand kilometres lie ahead of me. Not the usual first-drive opportunity (which at best is typically only 100km or so), but then Bentley's Continental GT Speed Convertible isn't an ordinary car.

San Francisco, the Misty City, is my departure point, Las Vegas, Nevada my destination. To get there the road will climb up to mountainous ski resorts and dip to the lowest and hottest place on earth - Death Valley.

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