Bentley Continental GT Speed​​: Bentley gets the fastest production

As just one week ago we advanced, Bentley was preparing a surprise for the Goodwood Festival. Surprise that today the brand has revealed, also anticipating a week, and which is neither more nor less than the new Bentley Continental GT Speed, as rumors pointed to the presence of Bentley at Goodwood.

Comes fastest production Bentley to date, and does, how could it be otherwise, under the label Speed, anticipating that any doubt about whether it is fast or not fast be solved quickly, to check figures power or acceleration. It will not be too light, that is almost part of the identity of Bentley, but instead offers 625 horses to exceed 300 km / h to a 0 to 100 km / h in about 4 seconds.

Bentley_Continental_GT_SpeedCosmetic changes on a Continental are not too deep, as indeed expected. This new version introduces front grille finished in a dark, enclosing the front of Speed with a lower grille also grill to match the top.

Under the hood of this we find the Continental biturbo W12 6-liter engine. The cylinder block 12 is raised to the 625 horses now delivered at 6,000 rpm leaving us with a maximum torque of 800 Nm. With such figures, the Speed can reach 100 km / h from standstill in just over 4 seconds, 4.2 seconds to be exact, reaching a top speed of 329 km / h.

Bentley_Continental_GT_SpeedFor this, the power reaching the 4 wheels with a Torsen center differential, is managed through an 8-speed automatic transmission that comes signed by ZF and that means a saving in consumption, resulting therefore in lower CO2 emissions. The chassis includes an address and a lowered suspension optimized. The Speed has a 21-inch wheels.

Bentley_Continental_GT_SpeedBentley_Continental_GT_SpeedDebut at Goodwood in the weekend of June 28 to July 1 as a prelude to his arrival in the streets, a fact that will occur during the autumn. All high-flying a Bentley for a few lucky ones who can enjoy the luxury you would expect around 625 horses joined Bentley to enjoy behind the wheel.


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