Bentley Puts the Future in Writing
Bentley Motors announces a new and exclusive partnership with Graf von Faber-Castell to launch a collection of luxury writing instruments and accessories that perfectly combine timeless design, passion for precision and extraordinary craftsmanship.
The ‘Graf von Faber-Castell for Bentley’ collection comprises three ranges of writing instruments and matching accessories. All products were jointly designed, developed and manufactured by Graf von Faber-Castell and Bentley to reflect their joint commitment to the highest level of craftsmanship. Chris Cooke, head of product design, Bentley Motors, and Count Charles von Faber-Castell, Head of Premium Graf von Faber-Castell, worked closely to create a classic yet contemporary pen design, reflecting both brands’ values and heritage.
Bentley is synonymous with legendary vehicles that combine the highest levels of performance with the ultimate in comfort and refinement. Since the renowned British carmaker was founded almost 100 years ago its name has been associated with elegance, unmistakable and distinctive design and unparalleled attention to detail.
These qualities also characterise the new “Graf von Faber-Castell for Bentley” collection, From September 1, the collection will be available worldwide at retail prices from EUR 220 to EUR 390 in Graf von Faber-Castell stores, department stores and specialist shops, online and in selected Bentley car retailers. Over the coming year, the collection will be expanded to include additional ranges of writing instruments and a special limited edition.
Bentley Motors is the most sought-after luxury car brand in the world. The company’s headquarters in Crewe is home to all of its operations including design, R&D, engineering and production of the company’s four model lines, Continental, Flying Spur, Bentayga and Mulsanne. The combination of fine craftsmanship, using skills that have been handed down through generations, alongside engineering expertise and cutting-edge technology is unique to UK luxury car brands such as Bentley. It is also an example of high-value British manufacturing at its best. Bentley employs around 4,000 people at Crewe.