The 2018 Bentley Continental GT showcased at the Frankfurt Motor Show 2017 and it is about to launch in India on March 24, 2018. The 2018 Bentley Continental GT is flagship grand tourer from the brand and set an example of proud over predecessor as well.
The all-new model is set up as a blend of sporty drive and luxury outlook. As compared to the previous models, it has more space and longer length for four passengers and luggage. The weight of the car is also reduced to 80 kg than the predecessors. Inside the cabin, it holds luxury with diamond-in-diamond' leather upholstery, 'Bentley Rotating Display' (12.3-inch infotainment system), driver-focused instrument panel, a premium 2200 watt Naim audio system and 18 speakers.
Going further, it has Bentley's Dynamic Ride System to be stable in all situations and adaptive chassis. The engine of the car is placed in order to assist weight distribution. Consecutively, the weight distribution ratio now stands at 53:47 (front to rear).
It has the same 12-cylinder symphony in order to power the new generation Bentley. Further, it is powered by a 6.0-litre W12 TSI motor generating a peak power of 626 bhp and a peak torque of 900 Nm. The engine of the car has an ECU to make 300 million software calculations in just a second. The W12 engine of the 2018 Bentley Continental GT has an 8-speed DSG transmission to make the car run from 0-100 kmph in just 3.7 seconds, further it reaches the highest speed of 333 kmph.
All four wheels take power responsibility with the help of new Active All-Wheel Drive system which sends power to the wheels at the front on the basis of traction and terrain required.
We expect the 2018 Bentley Continental GT to be priced at Rs. 4.5 crores (ex-showroom) in India. The car model will come in India via CBU route from Bentley facility in Crewe, England.