Bentley has revealed its latest Continental GT, which it claims is 100 per cent new.

And the big news this time is that it shares its underpinnings with the latest Porsche Panamera.

Bentley’s engineers were involved at ground level with their Porsche equivalents during the car’s development, so they could dictate exactly which parts they were going to end up with.

And that, say the folks at Bentley, has made an enormous difference to the quality of the end product.

Time to find out if that rings true…