Inside the Opus

One Hundred Years of Bentley Motors

The Bentley Centenary Opus celebrates one hundred years of Bentley Motors in a special and unprecedented way. Together with Bentley Motors we have created a limited edition book that will delight all lovers of the brand. The Opus tells special iconic stories in a dynamic way that include Bentley’s glorious 24 Hour of Le Mans victories, iconic cars of the past and the extraordinary people who created them. This emphatically is not just a record of the past century but also a celebration of the future of Bentley Motors.

List of Contributors  

High definition photography on a giant scale used over the 780 pages, breathing new life into historic as well specially commissioned photographs. With over half the content never been seen before in this manner and weighing over 70lbs, the Bentley Centenary Opus has been lovingly designed, printed and bound by hand in England. Incredible contributors have joined to produce this compelling publication, names such as Ralph Lauren, Alice Temperley, Jean Todt and many more.


List of Chapters


The Icons Polaroids

The Official Bentley Centenary Opus contains an exclusive gallery section of ten stunning car portraits taken on the rare Polaroid 20 x 24 Studio camera.


Two epic gatefolds

The Bentley Centenary Opus contains two giant fold-out gatefolds, each measuring 2 meters in width, including 56 exclusive Bentley watercolours, celebrating 100 years of grand touring and a comparison of old and new.