Athletic Bentley Continental GT coupe was first presented at the Geneva Motor Show 2003 and was positioned as successor models Continental R and T. For seven years, the issue has got a variety of car modifications and special version, and at the motor show in Paris in 2010, the premiere of the new Bentley Continental GT 2 generation.
Configuration and price Bentley Continental GT.
|V8||$201,000||4.0 petrol (507 hp)||Automatic (8)||full|
|V8 S||$204,200||4.0 petrol (528 hp)||Automatic (8)||full|
|W12||$217,100||6.0 petrol (575 hp)||Automatic (8)||full|
|Speed||$240,100||6.0 petrol (635 hp)||Automatic (8)||full|
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Among the visual differences – modified grille, new optics and front bumper, as well as the modified rear lights and boot lid, reminiscent flagship sedan Bentley Mulsanne. Overall dimensions of the model is not changed, the length of the new Bentley Continental GT is 4806 mm, the value of the wheelbase – 2746 width – 1944, height – 1 404 mass twelve-engine coupe is 2320 kg.
Inside, on the first glance, and all it remained as before. But now the Continental GT boasts a new multimedia system, more luxurious materials and finishes migrated to the front seats in place the average rack safety-belt anchorages. This allowed us to rest a little thinner, freeing up an extra five centimeters of legroom the rear passengers. Under the hood of the Bentley Continental GT is already known W12 twin-turbo displacement of 6.0 liters, but his return has increased by 15 hp (From 560 to 575 troops), and maximum torque increased by 50 Nm (up to 699 Nm).
The engine is mated to a new eight-speed automatic transmission (replacing the former dedicated six machine), transmitting torque to all wheels in a ratio of 40:60. Combined with reduced weight of 65 kilograms, the coupe will start from a standstill to 100 km/h in 4.4 seconds (0.2 sec. Faster than its predecessor), and its maximum speed remained at the same level and is 319 km/h. Average fuel consumption in the combined cycle is declared at the level of 14.5 liters per hundred. In addition, for the first time in the series appeared Bentley Continental GT V8 with 507-strong “eight” volume of 4.0 liters, developed in collaboration with Audi. This version from USD $201,000, and the price of the Bentley Continental GT W12 2014 with the unit starts from $217,100.