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The Prince of Wales and The Duchess
of Cornwall

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge

Prince Harry




As an environmental leader, why does The Prince of Wales drive around in a Bentley and own an Aston Martin?

The Prince does not own or choose to drive around in a Bentley. The car is required for some engagements for security reasons and is owned by the Metropolitan Police. Normally, The Prince and The Duchess are driven around in a Jaguar XJ diesel, his main official car.

In order to reduce net emissions from car travel, The Prince's Aston Martin runs on bioethanol made from wine wastage and a by-product of cheese-making.