Bentley Continental GT Speed 2016: 642 HP for the Bentley fastest in history

Bentley Motors introduces an update to its flagship model, the Bentley Continental GT Speed, to give more power and more torque and thus strengthen his legend as the Bentley faster production of the history of the brand with its 331 Km/h. After updating all of the range Bentley Continental GT in your version 2016, Bentley has waited a few months to take a step beyond your model more powerful and fast, and this is the result.


The design differences relate only to the new line of equipment and terminations under the imprint Black Edition. We talk about a specific package designed to provide greater sportiness to the set by entering elements in contrasting colours as are the new wheels of 21 inches, finials in gloss black, front head lights and optics darkened rear and upholstery interior available in different shades, in addition to the catalog Mulliner, for leave to bring the imagination… and the pocket.

Even so, this package Black Edition yes that will allow customers to Bentley to give more character to your models more sporting, thanks to the introduction of a line of contrast to accentuate the aesthetics of the GT. In this way, the GT Speed will now be able to match the colour of your bodywork with pieces in contrasting color as are the splitter front, side skirts, mirrors or the area external of the rear diffuser in your union with the bumper. The colors available for this package will be Hallmark, Beluga, St James’ Red and Cyber Yellow.

bentley-continental-gt-speed-2016-04The main new features of the new Bentley Continental GT Speed hover over your group’s powertrain has been updated to win in performance and give a response more fully in the entire range of revolutions. In this section I wanted to point out something, and that is that after trying the last two evolutions of the engine 6.0 W12 Twin Turbo in the GT Speed Convertible 625 HP and GT Speed 635 HP, really, we don’t know what to answer more fully and more energetic looking in the Bentley, but according to them they have managed to improve that aspect of reaching a maximum output of 642 HP (+7 HP) and a maximum torque of 840 Nm (+20 Nm) available between 2,000 and 5,000 rpm. Each engine 6.0 W12 Twin-Turbo is manufactured in the factory in Crewe for 30 unique specialists and you need 12 and a half hours for its complete assembly.

bentley-continental-gt-speed-2016-01The improvements of their mechanical W12 is felt only in the acceleration of the crop one-tenth with respect to the latest developments of the saga GT Speed. In this way, the new Bentley Continental GT Speed 642 CV is able to perform the 0-100 Km/h in 4.1 seconds and achieve a maximum speed of 331 Km/h.