Why Does the Bentley Azure Cost So Much?

December 26th, 2006 by William

The huge, gaudy, over the top Bentley Azure costs about as much as a nice house in many places. But why is the price tag on this Bentley drop top so high? Tom Ford of Fifth Gear sets out to answer this question in this marvelous clip from the show. The best part is toward the end when Tom has the famous British film director Michael Winner review car; so British, so hilarious.

-Bill Mertz

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About William

I am a twenty something car enthusiast. I spend most of my days working in a small restoration shop in Northern California that specializes in vintage Alfa Romeos. I also manage to do some freelance writing for a handful of automotive publications. When I'm not at the shop I can usually be found working on one of my own project cars, out driving on a good windy road or good jeep trail. Despite what my girlfriend says cars aren't what defines me, they are only what I do. When I have a chance I also love to go camping, play sports or generally do any type of outdoor activity. I don't take myself to seriously, so I hope you don't either.

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