Bentley has recently released the first videos with the brand new Continental GT V8 S, which are showing the model in action and are detailing some of its features.
Just a day after the new Bentley Continental GT V8 S has been officially unveiled, the luxury carmaker has released the first videos with it. The model in question is getting a minor facelift for the front and rear fascias, 20-inch alloy wheels, 10mm lowered ride height, stiffer springs, updated dampers, tweaked control system, stiffer rear sway bar and more.
The Bentley Continental GT V8 S is powered by a 4.0 liter eight-cylinder twin turbo engine, which is producing a total output of 521 HP (389 kW), at 6,000 rpm, and 680 Nm of torque (502 lb-ft), available at 1,700 rpm. The 0 to 100 km/h (62 mph) sprint takes 4.5 seconds, which makes it 0.3 seconds faster than the standard model. Top speed has increased from 303 km/h (188 mph) to 309 km/h (192 mph). The Convertible can accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h in 4.7 seconds and it can reach a top speed of 308 km/h (191 mph). Fuel economy stands at 10.5 L / 100 km (26.8 mpg UK / 22.3 mpg US.