Bentley Continental GT – a sports car produced by Bentley Motors Limited, owned by Volkswagen AG.
Model presented in 2003. It is a two-door (also produced as a 4-door sedan), four-seater coupé bodywork. Designers ensure that all seat passengers should not run out of space. To drive the unit served W12 familiar from the Volkswagen Phaeton. This means that the motor is composed of four rows of three cylinders each, the obtuse angle of 15 °, and based on one of the main shaft. With a capacity 5998cc twin turbochargers KKK obtains the power of 560hp and maximum torque of 650 Nm. It develops a maximum speed of 318km/h It accelerates from 0 to 100km/h in 4.8 s
In principle, the Continental GT to be "cheap" Bentley, so its price is at the level of about 160 000 $ (in the U.S.), or the same number of euros on the old continent.
In 2007 he introduced version of the GT Speed â€‹â€‹with power raised to 610hp and a torque of 750 Nm. This model reaches a top speed of 326km/h and accelerates from 0 to 100km/h in 4.5 s
In 2009, the introduced version of the GT Supersports with an engine power of 630hp (463 kW) at 6000 rev./Min. and a torque of 800 Nm at 1700 rpm./min. The car is equipped with a 6-speed automatic transmission and reaches a top speed of 329km/h and from 0 to 100km/h in 3.7 sec, average fuel consumption in the combined cycle is 16.3 l/100km. Its price at the beginning of the production was 230 027 €.
In 2013, the manufacturer presented a version of the Continental GT V8 S, which will be used to drive a modified double-turbocharged 4-liter V8 generating power of 528hp and torque of 680 Nm at. Power is transferred on the 8-speed automatic transmission on all wheels. Variant Coupe accelerates from 0 to 100km/h in 4.3 seconds reaching a top speed of 309km/h For the convertible version of these values â€‹â€‹are 4.5 seconds, respectively, and 308km/h.
Direct competitors of this model are also four-seat Ferrari 612 Scaglietti, and Mercedes-Benz CL-class.