2014 Bentley GT Speed with Nokian Hakkapeliitta Sport Utility 5 studded winter tires and driven by four-time World Rally Champion Juha Kankkunen broke the world speed record on ice on the frozen Baltic Sea near Oulu, Finland. It averaged 321.6 kilometers per hour 199.83 hours miles in both directions on the flying kilometer and reached a top speed of 331 km h 205.67 hours miles. The previous record was 296 km h 183.9 hours miles, with a Bugatti EB110 Supersport reached. The record-breaking 2014 Bentley GT was largely standard except a rollcage, aerodynamic improvements and low-temperature fuel cells and calibration.Bentley’s PR department is in an enviable position.
2014 Bentley GT
While other automakers have to start a completely new model, or at least a major facelift to appear on our radar, you need Volkswagen ultra luxury subsidiary to do is come up with another trim level and a different engine control unit for home-page visibility. Just take the 2014 Bentley GT Speed Convertible, which is their in-the-metal debut at the Detroit Auto Show in January make later as an example.
2014 Bentley GT Speed
Oh, did we mention that Bentley claims it is the fastest four-seat convertible in the world that could have something to do with all this fuss, too.Actually, the changes that the speed apart from the standard GT Convertible are not trivial. The twin-turbo 6.0-liter W-12 engine not only exudes an intoxicating soundtrack, it also makes a stunning 616 hp, from 567 The maximum torque is 590 Nm at a low 2,000 rpm.
2014 Bentley GT Coupe
That served translated ear-to-ear grin-inducing performance. 2014 Bentley GT claims that the sprint from zero to 60 mph takes just 4.1 seconds, 100 mph comes in 9.7 seconds convenient under the 10-second mark that defines the power elite.