1995→2002 Bentley Azure
Fully powered convertible hood with single button operation Memory facility allows the positions of the seat, exterior mirrors and steering wheel of four different drivers to be recalled.
Dual level air conditioning. Remote control of in-car entertainment system for rear seat passengers.
Sculpted hide-covered steering wheel with matched hide-covered dashboard cowl.
Memory facility allows the positions of the seat, exterior mirrors and steering wheel of four different drivers to be recalled.
Remote control of in-car entertainment system for rear seat passengers.
Full hide upholstery, Wilton carpet and lambswool rugs provide a unique interior ambience.
Wide choice of fine wood veneers and finishes, including burr walnut with straight-grained walnut banding.
|submitted by||Richard Owen|
|type||Series Production Car|
|production years||1995 – 2002|
|built at||Crewe, England|
|price $||$ 335,400|
|engine||Twin Turbo V8|
|valvetrain||DOHC 2 Valves / Cyl|
|displacement||6750 cc / 411.9 in³|
|bore||104.1 mm / 4.1 in|
|stroke||99.1 mm / 3.9 in|
|power||287.1 kw / 385.0 bhp @ 4000 rpm|
|specific output||57.04 bhp per litre|
|bhp/weight||147.51 bhp per tonne|
|torque||750.0 nm / 553.2 ft lbs @ 2000 rpm|
|body / frame||Unit Steel|
|driven wheels||Front Engine / RWD|
|front brakes||Vented Discs w/ ABS|
|rear brakes||Vented Discs w/ ABS|
|front wheels||F 43.2 x 19.1 cm / 17.0 x 7.5 in|
|rear wheels||R 43.2 x 19.1 cm / 17.0 x 7.5 in|
|curb weight||2610 kg / 5754 lbs|
|wheelbase||3061 mm / 120.5 in|
|length||5350 mm / 210.6 in|
|width||2058 mm / 81.0 in|
|height||1475 mm / 58.1 in|
|top speed||~241 kph / 149.8 mph|
|0 – 60 mph||~6.3 seconds|
Auction Sales History
1997 Bentley Azure Convertible – sold for $46,000 Believed to be 20,500 miles. Dealer serviced within the last 500 miles,at Silicone Valley Bentley, receipts totaling in excess of $25,000. Fully serviced approximately 700 miles ago including new Avon tires, canvas convertible top and hoses hydraulics.
Auction Source: The Daytime Auction in Monterey by Mecum
2000 Bentley Azure Turbo Convertible – sold for $101,750 Finished in Ocean Mica silvery paint and coordinating pale grey Connolly leather interior, this unusually low-mileage Azure (only 26,300 miles from new) offers every convenience. The glamorous body style, luxurious interior and state-of-the-art powertrain were designed for maximum performance, comfort and ease. All original hand and road tools and owners’ manuals are included in the sale.
Auction Source: Amelia Island 2012 by RM Auctions
1998 Bentley Azure – sold for $88,000 Luxurious, desirable and distinguished. The Azure is a handcrafted, throughbred Bentley. This fine example has a custom matte black finish, only 25,000 original miles and looks and drives amazing. Original cost was over $335,000.
Auction Source: 2012 Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale Auction