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 revs/min and 800 Nm of torque to deliver thunderously, supercar performance with effortless overtaking capability. Complete with a state-of-the-art ZF eight-speed automatic transmission, the GT Speed twelve percent improvement in fuel economy and CO2 emissions courtesy of its new gearbox.

Sleek looks have matched the powerful performance. A beautiful design that brings out the car’s sporting luxuriousness makes it 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 tires.
Orders for the new GT Speed are being taken now, with deliveries slated for October 2012.
[Bentley Media]

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