Bentley Continental GT Speed is their fastest production model ever
For those of you who live in the fast lane, Bentley has some good news. The famed automaker has unveiled its fastest production model ever! Christened the Continental GT Speed coupe, this speedster packs a powerful performance of 205 mph (329 km/h). Boasting of an up-rated version of the unique Bentley 6-litre, 48-valve, four-cam, twin turbocharged W12 engine, this beauty can The 0-60 mph sprint is dispatched in a mere 4.0 seconds (0-100 km/h in 4.2s). For the new model, the legendary Bentley W12 develops 625 PS (616 bhp/460 kW) at 6000 rev/min and 800 Nm of torque to deliver thunderous, supercar performance with effortless overtaking capability. Complete with a state of the art ZF eight-speed automatic transmission, the GT Speed twelve per cent improvement in fuel economy and CO2 emissions courtesy its new gearbox.
The powerful performance has been matched by sleek looks. A beautiful design that brings out the sporting luxuriousness of the car, makes its simply irresistible to one and all. Finishing touches are provided by 21-inch Speed wheels, available in two lustrous finishes, and fitted with 275 35 R21 Pirelli PZero ultra-high performance tyres.
Orders for the new GT Speed are being taken now, with deliveries slated for October 2012.