Bentley Continental GT

Share/Save/Bookmark

Initially released in the year 2003, the Bentley Continental GT is a grand tourer coupe with two doors. It features 2+2 seating arrangement. The Bentley Continental GT is meant to serve as a replacement vehicle for the Rolls Royce based Continental R and T.

The Bentley Continental GT comes complete with a six liter W12 Configuration with twin turbochargers. It is able to develop 552 hp at 6100 RPM as well as 479 lb – ft at 1600 RPM, not to mention permanent four wheel drive.

The Bentley Continental GT marks the first time a twelve cylinder Configuration has ever been used on a Bentley vehicle.

One can accelerate from zero to sixty miles per hour in less than five seconds. The car can reach a speed of up to 198 miles per hour.

The Bentley Continental GT is also the first Bentley vehicle with all wheel drive. It also has six speed automatic transmission with steering wheel mounted gearshift paddles. This makes for instant override. The car features the largest brake disco on any production level car, at sixteen inches in the front. The rear disc measures about thirteen inches.

Pricing for the Bentley Continental GT starts at around $177,000.

Bentley Continental GT Images

Click an image to enlarge

Bentley Continental GT 2008 Bentley Continental GT Interior Bentley Continental GT

Bentley Continental GT Car Specifications

 

Brand Bentley
Model Bentley Continental GTC 2dr convertible
Edition 6.0
Price () 132,500
Ncap Rating No Rating
Alarm standard
Driver Airbag standard
Immobiliser standard
Traction Control TBA
Remote Locking standard
Cruise Control standard
Body Type Open
Fuel Type Unleaded
Max Power BHP/RPM 552/6100
Max Tourque lb ft/RPM 479/1600
0 - 60 (mph) 4.8
Max Speed 195
Combined Mpg 17
Urban Mpg 11.2
Extra Urban Mpg 24.3
Insurance Group 20

Video of Bentley Continental GT


d