Bentley launches Continental GT Speed Black Edition

Bentley has unveiled the revised Continental GT Speed, raising the bar even further in terms of exclusivity and performance. The fastest production Bentley ever, with a top speed of 206 mph (331 km/h), now delivers even more power and torque, and a striking new Black Edition model is available for Continental GT Speed and Speed Convertible.

The GT Speed now produces 642 PS - up from 635 PS - and 20 Nm of extra torque, bringing its total to a forceful 840 Nm.  As a result, the 0-60 mph sprint time for the Speed model has is now just 3.9 seconds (0-100 km/h in 4.1 secs).

The GT Speed Convertible also benefits from the increased power and torque of 642 PS and 840 Nm, and as a result its top speed is now 204 mph (328 km/h).  The Speed Convertible also has an improved 0-60 mph figure, reaching 0 - 60 mph in just 4.0 seconds (0 - 100km/h in 4.3 seconds). 

Black Edition

Bentley is also introducing the Continental GT Speed Black Edition which celebrates the rich and striking depth of the GT’s sporting character. Available for both coupe and convertible, the customers’ choice of body colour is complimented by a high gloss black finish to the exterior brightware, including the window openings and lamp bezels.

All-black 21” five-spoke directional wheels cover distinctive brake calipers, which can be specified in red or black finishes. To add a further unique and striking twist, the Black Edition also features contrast colours to the front splitter, side skirts and rear diffuser in four different shades: Hallmark, Beluga, St James Red and a new shade, Cyber Yellow. Customers can also choose to colour-match the door mirrors as a final exterior accent.

Inside, the mix of dark tones and vivid highlights continues. Carbon fibre adorns the fascia, centre and roof consoles to create a dark opulent ambiance while a dedicated Black Edition colour split sees the seats and centre console bordered by contrasting leather, available in Porpoise, Beluga, Pillar Box Red or new Cyber Yellow to match the exterior styling accents. Corresponding contrast stitching accentuates the diamond quilting of the doors and Mulliner GT Design seats.

 

To learn more about the GT Speed and Speed Convertible Black Edition, visit your local Bentley dealer.