2015 Bentley Continental

July 2nd, 2015 · Comments Closed · Bentley

The 2015 Bentley Continental GT is a coupe with which passengers can ask for a 12-cylinder engine or a V8 equally powerful. There is also a convertible version, the 2015 Bentley Continental GTC. Since the GT V8, standard features include 20-inch wheels alloy, adaptive air suspension, ignition and keyless entry, automatic xenon headlights, LED navigation lights, heated mirrors and power-folding front and parking sensors rear, heated 14-way power driver seat, driver memory functions, a front seat 12 passengers, wheel power tilt and telescopic steering, dual-zone automatic climate control, leather upholstery, premium, wood plated equipment and Bluetooth connectivity. The standard audio system includes an eight-speaker CD player, satellite radio, digital music storage, iPod interface and voice control functions. A navigation system with Google maps and real-time traffic included.

2015 Bentley Continental Features

The options include spirit and massaging front seats, center armrest privacy telephone handset, ceramic disc brakes carbon, CD change and Naim premium audio system (including CD changer). The most powerful V8 S is actually identical, but mounted on a lower firmly tuned suspension, wheels and has unique characteristics optimized Aero-body.

An optional Convenience package adds adaptive cruise control, the rear view camera and Valet key (also available separately). Mulliner Two packages are available for 21-inch wheels add a jeweled fuel cap, head knurled shifter and unique ornaments including interior padding and being perforated. Touring package adds different front center grille, rear center console, a step suitcase due to snow cover and a body. Finally, two sports packages by choosing to add interior trim carbon fiber brake calipers red and sports exhaust.

The w12-equipped Continental GT is equipped in the same way. Mulliner is to drive the GT-cylinder 12, and thereafter, extended driving Specification adds to the spirit and massaging seats. The Convenience Package includes elegant and adds privacy handset, Naim sound system, and massaging seats and deep-pile floor mats. Besides being the most powerful engine offered, the top range of Continental GT Speed ​​is equipped GT series, but also includes 21-inch wheels, perforated, jeweled fuel cap, head gearshift knurled A ski pass, the lid of the box and the double front zipper.

In the Continental GT system, most things are available as separate options. And, as with all Bentleys, consumers can choose from the incredible variety of exterior and interior colors, wheels, embroidery, sewing, wood or metal tubes and color. Really understanding consumers can also specify custom “Staff Committee” – for a price, of course.

2015 Bentley Continental Interior

Like any Bentley, and the characteristics of the Continental GT Available only Fine. Supple leather that covers the surfaces are rich veneer carpentry craft workshop dedicated Bentley, the interior pays tribute to old-world craftsmanship that defines a true “world class”.

Tech convenience, however, when compared with classic charm, to keep the Continental GT competitive with their contemporaries. Infotainment interface of the screen is clear and intuitive, and the instrument panel features a sharp display readable analog gauges digital flanked.

Front seat comfort, but the rear seats of adult passengers still have the right to criticize, and that space is pretty tight back there. We assume that the hindquarters often carry the overflow body 13 cubic feet of passenger, however. Small trunk of the GTC, with only 9.2 cubic capacity but at least have a standard golf bag in the forest is removed.

2015 Bentley Continental Engine

2015 Bentley Continental GT 2015 Bentley Continental GTC is offered with a choice or a V8 or W12 engine twin-turbocharged and both both the results of the two available. An eight-speed automatic transmission offered, and all-wheel drive is standard across the line.

The 2015 Bentley Continental V8 variants are powered by a 4.0-liter V8 engine that produces 500 horsepower and 487 pound-feet of torque, or 521 horsepower and 502 pound-feet of torque in the GT V8 S also uses cylinder deactivation when walking to optimize fuel economy. Fuel consumption EPA-estimated 18 mpg in combined driving (15 city / 24 highway) for the coupe and 17 mpg combined for the GTC convertible. In our test track, the “small” V8 GT coupe ran zero to 60 mph in just 4.2 seconds.

2015 w12-powered Bentley Continental GT and Continental GTC continue, meaning that sports a 6.0-liter twin-turbo W12 produces 567 horsepower and 516 lb-ft of torque. For the Continental GT Speed ​​and GTC Speed, Bentley increased production to 616 horsepower and 590 pound-feet of torque. In our test track, the GT Speed ​​Coupe was only slightly faster than a V8 GT, and the sprint of 4.1 seconds from zero to 60 mph, we question what additional costs for the larger engine. Fuel economy estimated by the EPA for both the coupe and convertible in 15 combined mpg (12 city / 21 highway).

2015 Bentley Continental Security

2015 Bentley Continental GT comes with stability and traction control, antilock brakes, side airbags for all seats and driver’s knee airbag. GTC convertible and rollover protection system that deploys automatically behind the rear seats.

2015 Bentley Continental Flying Spur

2015 Bentley Continental Flying Spur

In braking tests, a Speed ​​GT (with optional carbon ceramic brakes) stood at 60 mph in 116 feet. The 2015 Bentley Continental V8 (tears optional carbon ceramic brakes) got a little shorter at 111 feet.