Leicestershire man wins £165k Bentley and £20k cash

A man from Leicestershire was left ‘gobsmacked’ after winning a luxury Bentley worth £165,000 and a whopping £20,000 in cash.

Philip Bodycote, from Shepshed discovered he had won the prize after a representative from the BOTB (Best of the Best), a dream car competition company surprised him at a hotel bar last week.

The company gives away a dream car every week to lucky winners for a small amount for entering the competition.

Mr Bodycote was the lucky winner of a £165k Bentley and a £20k cash prize

Mr Bodycote was overjoyed to learn he was the lucky winner of the brand new Bentley Continental GTW 12 along with the cash prize of £20,000.

When asked how he felt, Mr Bodycote said: “This is the most nervous I’ve felt in a long time. I’m shaking like a leaf.”

He said: “I’m stunned, I watch videos of people winning luxury cars, but I never thought I would ever win, I’m completely gobsmacked”.

Mr Bodycote who was staying at a hotel as he was due to fly out on holiday the next day thanked the dream car company. He said he has been playing the competition ever since it started in 1999.

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