29 Feb '12, 8am

When Less Is More: Bentley’s 500 HP Continental GT and GTC V8

When Less Is More: Bentley’s 500 HP Continental GT and GTC V8

Typically, automobile manufacturers will ratchet up a car’s performance from year to year to keep enthusiasm at a boil: bigger engine, more power, more speed. Bentley is about to take a somewhat different tack with its acclaimed Continental GT coupe and Continental GTC convertible. For the 2013 model year, the British automaker’s two-door models—heretofore motivated only by a supremely smooth and titanically powerful 6.0-liter W-12 engine—will offer a highly advanced twin-turbo V-8. The move is less about building an “entry-level” Continental GT than it is about building a better Continental GT—a more efficient, environmentally conscious automobile that nonetheless honors and elevates Bentley’s vaunted reputation for supreme opulence and world-beating performance. The new engine, a 4.0-liter V-8 developed with corporate cousin Audi (which will employ versions of it in its ...

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