Bentley unveils new Flying Spur V8 and Continental GT Speed Updates
GENEVA MOTORSHOW PLAYS HOST TO BENTLEY FLYING SPUR AND CONTINENTAL DEBUTS
Being unveiled in Geneva are the new Bentley Flying Spur V8, and the updates to the Continental GT Speed and Speed Convertible models.
New Flying Spur V8
Bentley is now offering this luxury sedan with its renowned 4.0-litre twin turbo V8 engine, introducing the appeal of this acclaimed sedan to a wider premium audience. Complementing the Flying Spur flagship W12 model, the new Flying Spur V8 sedan provides the opportunity to experience the Flying Spur’s unique blend of sculpted, sleek coachwork, exquisite craftsmanship and advanced onboard technology, with a new V8 powertrain.Visit the new Flying Spur website to experience more, or visit our gallery here on the Bentley Motors website.
Continental Speed model update
Bentley unveils a suite of luxury specification updates to its Continental family of grand tourers, including enhancements to the styling, power, torque and performance of the Continental GT Speed and Speed Convertible. Bentley’s iconic 6.0-litre twin-turbo W12 engine is now even more potent and develops 635 PS (626 bhp / 467 kW) and a record 820 Nm torque. The ultimate new Bentley GT Speed coupe reaches a top speed of 206 mph (331 km/h) – the fastest production Bentley ever – while the convertible reaches 203 mph (327 km/h).
The GT Speed model's extra dynamic performance is complemented by an even more distinctive road presence including a new Lower Body Styling specification, and a dark tint finish applied to the 21” Speed wheel design, headlamps and tail lamps. The new appearance is further complemented by red-painted brake callipers and a stylish chrome “Speed” badge fitted to the front fenders and inside the luxurious cabin there is a completely new colour split reserved exclusively for the Speed models. Read more on our website about the new Continental GT Speed and Speed Convertible upgrades and options.
“Making its global debut at the Geneva Show, the new Continental GT Speed is the ultimate expression of the modern Bentley grand tourer. This one car effortlessly combines immense, dramatic levels of performance with the exemplary standards of luxury, individuality and refinement our company is renowned for,” comments Dr. Wolfgang Schreiber, Chairman and Chief Executive of Bentley Motors.
Visit our Continental Range website to read more about the Bentley Continental model family.