Bentley Company has officially presented a Flying Spur II generation sports sedan, which is now lost in the title prefix Continental. World premiere of new items was held in early March at the Geneva Motor Show in 2013. Unlike its predecessor, the new Bentley Flying Spur 2016 model year has changed significantly in appearance, becoming more rapidly and look elegant. The car retains its original head optics, but its design was revised – the same applies to the front bumper and grille.
Configuration and price Bentley Flying Spur 2016.
|V8||USD 165000||4.0 petrol (507 hp)||Machine (8)||full|
|W12||USD 207000||6.0 petrol (625 hp)||Machine (8)||full|
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Also, Bentley Flying Spur 2016 got a rear bumper, reissued rear pillars, a sloping roof. Interior trends became even more luxurious, thanks to improved materials and finishes. Although the interior design looks a lot like the old Continental Flying Spur, Bentley in the company specify that there used 600 new parts, and remained unchanged only sun visors, grab handles, armrests and some controls on the center console.
The car can be ordered in five, and in the quadruple options. There is also a version with an optional package Multi-Media, which includes two 10-inch monitors on the backs of the front seats, an access point Wi-Fi, an internal hard drive to 64 GB, as well as the ability to connect various portable devices. Through the use of lighter materials in the body structure, the weight of the new Bentley Flying Spur 2 generation was reduced by 50 kg compared to its predecessor. In addition, the sedan received a significantly upgraded suspension with new springs, dampers, arms and stabilizer bars. Steering model was developed from scratch. Thrust is transmitted to all the wheels in a ratio of 40:60 between the front and rear axles by means of a new 8-speed automatic.
With this engine, the sedan is gaining a hundred places in just 4.5 seconds and its top speed reaches an impressive 322 km/h. The next year is expected to appear even faster modification Flying Spur Speed. In addition, customers can now choose the Flying Spur 2 with a modest 507-horsepower (660 Nm) turbocharged V8 engine displacement of 4.0 liters, borrowed from the updated Continental GT coupe and convertible Continental GTC. This unit provides SPEECH sedan from 0 to 100 km/h in 5.2 seconds. and a top speed of 295 kilometers per hour. Sales of the new Bentley Flying Spur W12 started in the summer of 2013, the price of the model starts from USD 207000, and the first car customers were in the early fall. Version with a V8 was not much cheaper – for it is asked at least USD 165000.