Tag: Bentley 2014

Bentley Hybrid Concept, Continental GT Speed, GT V8 S and Flying Spur Debut In Beijing

China is one of the most important markets for British marque Bentley and at this year’s Beijing Motor Show, the same has unveiled a range of models along with a hybrid concept. The lineup includes the Flying Spur V8, the new Continental GT V8 S, new Continental GT Speed and the Bentley Hybrid Concept. Based on the Bentley Mulsanne flagship model, the Hybrid Concept shows the electric future of Bentley and also focuses on making the best luxury vehicle even better. Being an electric car, Bentley has used copper on the exterior as well as interior, to highlight the electric character.

The Copper accents can be seen on the headlamps, the radiator grille and the entire leather cabin. While the official specifications are yet to be revealed, Bentley claims to have achieved a power gain of 25 % and a reduction of 70 % in the emissions, thanks to the



Bentley Unveils Its First Plug-In Hybrid Concept: To debut In Beijing

With most of the carmakers experimenting with their respective hybrid technologies, luxury car manufacturer Bentley has also come up with its first ever hybrid vehicle. The luxury market is one of the most demanding segments of the market and Bentley is soon going to introduce a hybrid luxury saloon for the same. For the time being, the British major has unveiled Bentley Hybrid Concept which happens to be its first plug-in hybrid so far. The hybrid model will be based on the flagship Bentley Mulsanne and will officially debut at the 2014 Beijing International Automotive Exhibition which begins on 20th April.

With the introduction of Bentley’s plug-in hybrid technology, customers will get more powertrain choices which will not only be powerful but efficient as well. As per the claims made by Bentley, its hybrid drivetrains will offers an up to 25 % increase in power while reducing CO2 emissions by



Bentley Continental And Flying Spur Models To Get Performance And Luxury Upgrades

For model year 2014, Bentley has announced some nice changes to its Flying Spur and Continental models. The new Bentley Continental family of cars are going to get a host of luxury and performance upgrade, while the Flying Spur luxury sedan will be available with the efficient yet powerful 4.0-litre twin turbo V8 engine. Bentley has plans to unveil the upgraded models at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show. First and foremost it is the Continental GT Speed, the pinnacle of Continental family, which receives a power and torque boost.

The iconic 6.0-litre twin-turbo W12 engine powering the GT Speed now puts out 635 PS and 820 Nm of peak torque. The top speed has also been increased to 206 mph or 331 km/h, while the convertible model can touch 203 mph or 327 km/h. Exterior changes include matching front splitter, discrete side skirts and rear diffuser. The look is further



Bentley To Debut Continental GT V8 S At NAIAS 2014

Bentley registered a 19 % increase in global sales in 2013 which is a record for the brand and to maintain the same pace during 2014, Bentley is going to put up a power packed booth at the 2014 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS). Sharing the Bentley stage at the 2014 NAIAS is three models: the Continental GT V8 S, Flying Spur and the Mulsanne. Yes, Bentley will unveil the 2014 Continental GT V8 S for the first time in North America at the Detroit Auto Show. Alongside the GT V8 S, will be Flying Spur which happens to be the world’s fastest four door luxury saloon, and the pinnacle of the luxury range, the Mulsanne.

The Continental GT V8 S will be available in both coupe and convertible versions and offers even more thrill, thanks to Bentley’s 4-litre twin-turbo V8 that produces 521 bhp (528 PS / 389



2014 Power On Ice Driving Experience By Bentley – Details

A year ago Bentley managed to smash the world speed record on ice with a Continental SuperSport Convertible and since then they have developed a strong inclination towards this very type of turf. This is one of the reasons why Bentley came up with its Power On Ice driving experience program and for the year 2014 the brand is back with the same. With just 3 months in hand before the program kicks off, Bentley has released all the details and interestingly there will a lot of new things to look forward to.

The 2014 event is an extended version of the previous program meaning the guests will get more time to polish their skills on ice. To be held from 6 February to 6 March 2014, the program venue has been chosen as far north of Finland which Bentley is quite familiar with. 2014 Power On Ice program features



Bentley teases 2014 Continental Flying Spur, heading at 2013 Geneva Motor Show[video]

Bentley has revealed a teaser image and a promotion video of the 2014 Bentley Continental Flying Spur, a luxury 4-seater sedan which is going to be showcased at the Geneva Motor Show 2013. From the video, the 2014 luxury sedan looks to be more refined from various interior and exterior features as compared to the recent model. On the exterior as seen from the video, 2014 Flying Blur has an all-new grille, new head-lamps, new tail-lamps, while on interior, it has the steering wheels with new features like of the Bentley Continental Grand Tourer. The more details of 2014 Continental Flying Spur will be unveiled on 20th, February 2013.

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