[43], The vehicle was unveiled at the 2011 Geneva Motor Show. [2] It can accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h (0.0 to 62.1 mph) in 4.8 seconds, and go on to reach a top speed of 318 km/h (197.6 mph). Get the best deals on Bentley Continental GT Cars when you shop the largest online selection at eBay.com. The production of the Volkswagen Group W12 engines used in Continental GT W12 engine models were relocated to the Crewe plant from the end of 2014 onwards. [45], As of 24 March 2003 (6 months before delivery), Bentley Motors had already accrued over 3200 deposits for its new Continental GT. The car we're testing is actually the entry into the 2020 Bentley Continental GT range, which is the V8 model. The seat memory selectors are located in the door pads, allowing you to select your preferred seating position with a flick of a switch before you even sit down. Bentley Continental GT. Bentley Continental GT Convertible 2020 Credits: Model - CSR2 Edited & Conversion - Thomas Shelby This is my first mod so it's not perfect. And then there is the Bentley Rotating Display: a stunning combination of high technology and traditional craftsmanship. [143] In May 2014, the factory team won the Silverstone round of the Blancpain Endurance Series. This all-new Bentley Continental GT and it's a blast to drive. For more information on the Continental GT specification, please visit our Bentley Configurator. The Continental GT features innovations throughout the drivetrain, making it the most advanced Bentley model ever built. [148], The race car was entered in the 2016 Goodwood hill climb, driven by David Brabham. [3] With the roof up, it can reach a top speed of 314 km/h (195.1 mph), though with the roof down top speed drops to 305 km/h (189.5 mph). [59], On 15 February 2011 Kankkunen broke the record again, reaching an average speed of 331 km/h (205.67 mph) in a convertible Bentley Continental Supersports. The GT Speed Black Edition also includes a high gloss black finish to the exterior brightware (including window openings and lamp bezels), all-black 21-inch five-spoke directional wheels, brake calipers in red or black, contrast colours to the front splitter, side skirts and rear diffuser in four different shades (Hallmark, Beluga, St James' Red, Cyber Yellow), optional door mirrors colour-matching, seats and centre console bordered by contrasting leather in Porpoise, Beluga, Pillar Box Red or Cyber Yellow; contrast stitching at seats and centre console matching diamond quilting of the doors and Mulliner GT Design seats. And, I'm also open ��� The Continental GT Design Series China is a version of the Continental GT for the Chinese market. Bentley Continental GT vs Porsche 911 GT3 drag race will surprise you Roll or dig, the racing action is shockingly close. This makes the 2016 model year Speed the most powerful Continental GT yet outside of the flagship Supersports model introduced in 2017 for the final year of GT production for that generation. Comfort optimises the chassis and drivetrain for luxurious cruising, while Sport mode retunes the engine for a more dynamic response – with the variable exhaust valve adjusting the character of the exhaust note to match. Beneath the bonnet, variable displacement technology allows one entire bank of cylinders to disengage at gentle throttle openings, reducing the number in operation to six and optimising fuel consumption accordingly, without the driver even noticing. The moment the throttle opens wider, the engine reverts to the power of all 12 cylinders. It includes carbon-silicon carbide brakes (420x40mm cross-drilled front and 356x28mm rear), exclusive 9Jx20-inch 14-spoke alloy wheels, choice of 3 additional exclusive body colours (Moroccan Blue (bright blue), Anthracite (grey black) and Meteor (steel blue grey)), unique insignia to exterior, unique treadplates with the text 'Celebrating 60 years of manufacturing in Crewe', choice of upgraded veneers (Dark Stained Burr Walnut or Piano Black (additional veneers available at extra cost)), drilled alloy sport foot pedals, gear lever finished in knurled chrome and hide, diamond quilted hide to seat facings, door and rear quarter panels; embroidered Bentley emblem to seat facings, indented hide headlining and a Mulliner alloy fuel filler cap.[14]. *I would also like to receive other relevant marketing communications from Bentley via email (view Privacy Policy): The Continental GT features clean, superformed lines and a wide, low body, evoking a sense of speed and presence. Ushering in a suite of new models, this reinvention of the quintessential modern Bentley took the Continental���s peerless craftsmanship, exquisite style and near-limitless power ��� and pushed it to an entirely new level. Dual clutch transmission provides impressively quick gearshifts and smooth acceleration to enhance the car’s energetic character. [116], The US model went on sale for US$337,000, with deliveries to the Americas Region starting at the first quarter of 2015.[117]. It also includes a lowered ride height, uprated spring/damper settings and uprated anti-roll bars for improved agility and body control; unique 9.5Jx20-inch wheels with bespoke Pirelli P-Zero performance tyres, retuned speed-sensitive Servotronic system, solid-mounted front subframe and stiffer rear bushings; 'Dynamic' mode for the Bosch 8.1 ESP system, front grille and lower air intakes in dark-tinted chrome matrix and wider rifled sports exhaust tail pipes. This shortens the W-12 engine's length considerably, compared to a two-bank configuration. [156] Manufacturer's figures indicate 0–60 mph takes 3.6 seconds (3.7 seconds 0–100 km/h) and it is capable of reaching a top speed of 333 km/h (207 mph). [66], The vehicle was unveiled at the 2012 North American International Auto Show,[67] followed by the SkyLounge in Munich,[68][69] the 2012 Beijing International Automotive Exhibition[70] and the 2012 Goodwood Festival of Speed.
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