●Speed performance version of the new three-generation models
●Introduction of all-wheel steering, eLSD and other technological equipment for the first time
●Brand flagship W12 engine, maximum output 659hp/91.8kgm
●Domestic listing time: December 7, 2021
●Recommended price of hard top/convertible: starting from RMB 16.8/17.40 million
As a representative of Bentley’s luxury GT sports car, the Continental GT car series dazzledly launched a new third-generation model at the Frankfurt Motor Show in September 2017. After that, it has successively added Convertible convertible models and more youthful and dynamic V8-powered models. As for The Speed performance version that hot-blooded car fans are most concerned about is not officially unveiled until late March 2021. Under the active operation of the general agent Yongsan Motors, the new Continental GT Speed opened earlier than Art Taipei, Taipei on October 21. At the International Art Fair, the scenery is on stage, and the launch event will be announced on December 7. The recommended price of the two-door hardtop model starts at 16.8 million yuan, and the Convetible convertible version that is expected to be introduced in 2022 will start at 17.4 million yuan.
The three-generation Continental GT incorporates elegant lines from the Continental R-Type in its appearance. The newly launched Speed performance version comes standard with a dark water tank cover and exterior accessories. At the same time, you can also see the Speed exclusive nameplate and 12 on the side of the car. Cylinder words, in addition, the matching wheels have also been upgraded to a 22-inch double-rib multi-spoke exclusive style. In addition to fully adding a dynamic atmosphere, prospective car owners can also personalize through 16 standard car colors and Akrapovic sports exhaust system. Choose items to show your unique style.
When you open the door, you can first see the brand's classic diamond check with exquisite craftsmanship extending to the texture interior. There are 15 standard high-end leather interior colors, which are sewn by the experienced craftsmen in the Crewe factory in the UK. Highlighting the performance positioning of the Speed version, the cockpit adopts a unique suede configuration that echoes the dynamic appearance, with exclusive settings such as the nameplate, Speed threshold and sports pedals, and combines carbon fiber or metal, wood grain, graded leather and suede, etc. The combination of materials creates a warm-blooded cabin atmosphere without losing the luxurious texture, which perfectly interprets the brand concept of both extreme control fun and top-level comfortable driving.
The new Continental GT Speed is equipped with a 6.0L W12 twin-turbo engine that is the pinnacle of brand performance. Compared with the average W12 model, the maximum horsepower is increased by 24hp to 659hp, and the peak torque remains unchanged at 91.8kgm. It is powered by an 8-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission and automatic transmission. With a full-time four-wheel drive system, it only takes 3.6 seconds to complete the acceleration from 0-100km/h, and the top speed is 335km/h (W12 model 0-100km/h accelerates 3.7 seconds, top speed 333km/h). In addition to the strong kinetic energy, the new car is also equipped with a cylinder intermittent stop system, which shuts off half of the cylinders when the load is low, and uses six cylinders to provide energy-saving power.
The new car also has a comprehensive evolution in chassis technology. For the first time, it is equipped with an eLSD electronic limited slip differential. Under normal driving conditions, it can automatically adjust the throttle opening to maintain vehicle balance, enhance steering accuracy and straight-line acceleration stability. In Sport mode It can also show a flexible dynamic response approaching the rear drive; at the same time, the all-wheel steering system carried by the Continental GT Speed has also been re-modified according to the performance positioning, and the overall response is more positive. With the tracking control system and the torque distribution system, it can be said to be in It can improve vehicle performance under any conditions, showing dynamic performance that is different from other models.
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