1995→2002 Bentley Azure


1995→2002 Bentley Azure

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.

In Detail

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
compression 8.0:1
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 tires 255/55WR17
rear tires 255/55WR17
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
transmission 4-Speed Auto
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