BENTLEY’S EXCLUSIVE FLYING SPUR FIRST EDITION TO BE AUCTIONED AT THE ELTON JOHN AIDS FOUNDATION GALA – Bentley publicizes the arrival of the Flying Spur First Edition at the Elton John AIDS Foundation Gala, where it will be auctioned in support of the fund-raising charity at the inaugural Mid-summer Party, Johnny Pigozzi’s private and beautiful Villa Dorane in Côte d’Azur, South of France on July 24th.
The Elton John AIDS Foundation Gala features a cocktail reception, a Provençal dinner, a live auction conducted by Simon de Pury, and a performance from Chris Martin of Coldplay. Monies raised at the gala will be used to produce an AIDS-free future.
With astounding attention to detail, sculpted surfaces and intelligent technology the Flying Spur First Edition, limited to just 12 months of production, is rare, collectable and incredibly luxurious. Taking the driver on a journey of constant discovery this collector’s car inspires the imagination with its elegant form and intuitive interaction.
With an acceleration rate of 0-60 mph in just 3.7 seconds this world-leading sedan delivers extreme power and agility, through an Active All-Wheel Drive System and All Wheel steering that ensures maximum sure-footedness and an engaging driving experience on demand.
Performance is a crucial part of what makes the Flying Spur First Edition one of the world’s most dramatic and captivating cars, delivered via a state-of-the-art W12 engine, with its relaxed yet seemingly endless power delivery. An 8-speed ZF dual-clutch transmission maximises smooth acceleration and quick gearshifts, delivering improved fuel economy and efficiency.
All the individual elements combine to provide an exhilarating experience, a balance of poise and breath-taking pace, whether you are crossing continents as a Grand Tourer or on a city commute.
DA range of totally exclusive features is found in the Flying Spur First Edition. This extraordinary limited edition model will display a First Edition exterior badge and a First Edition Fascia badge – a Union Jack flag.