The Bentley Continental GT is a car that one can adapt in his own way. There are almost no options that it does not offer. Everything is made to delight its recipient. The devices are among the most fools will find their place in a “Conti GT”. For example, it is possible to choose a sequence of home that lights up gradually in the headlights as you approach the car.
No fewer than 17 exterior colours are offered, not to mention the extended range (optional), which allows access to 70 different shades. But if you feel this figure is still too small, you can always call in the service of creating custom coloured Bentley. The soft-top, which has a system in accordion-exclusive, available in 7 different colors, including a reinterpretation of modern and innovative the tweed traditional british.
The Continental GTC houses under its hood a W12 6-litre engine. Richard Pardon
The 21-inch wheels of series five-spokes can be changed for models with ten-spoke or five-spoke “open-spoke 22-inch. These three types of rims are available in a selection of ten polished and painted. Inside, a double plating is available. Its realisation requires more than 10 m2 of wood per vehicle. The client can also opt for a steering wheel dressed in polished wood.
For the comfort of the occupants of the cabriolet, the seats appear 20 settings options and are heated, ventilated and massaging, while including side-impact airbags adjustable. Three audio systems are available. The one provided series includes 10 speakers and displays 650 watts of power. It is possible to replace it by an extraordinary sound system Bang & Olufsen of 1 500 watts with 16 speakers, and even by a machine even more powerful 2,200 watts, directed by the great specialist Naim with 18 speakers.
At first glance, the centre of the dashboard seems to lack screen, the veneer is unfolding without interruption. At engine start-up, the plate rotates to reveal a keypad digital high-definition 12.3-inch. The third face of this rotating screen reveals three dials analog gathering an indicator of outside temperature, a compass and a stopwatch.
With a choice of fifteen mats, eight veneers, and various hand-made (as well as four veneers double option) and fifteen leathers interiors, clients have a varied choice of luxury finishes. The specification Mulliner Driving brings a sportier look to the Continental GTC with alloy wheels forged 22-inch, a upholstery in “diamonds nested” exclusive, embroidered Bentley emblems, options, veneer extra, a fuel tank cap adorned, foot pedals, “sport” and a headliner embossed leather.
No fewer than 17 exterior colours are offered, not to mention the extended range (optional). Richard Pardon
It is also possible to customize the stitching of the front and rear, as well as the plates of a step. As for all models of the manufacturer of prestige british, the convertible can be entrusted to the craftsmen of Mulliner, the division customization of Bentley, which meet all the requirements of the clients. Under the hood, the Continental GTC does not yield to wiles of the downsizing or electrification, and uses a W12 engine of 6-litre 635 hp and 900 Nm of torque.
The Continental GTC is not a luxury car, since it demolishes the 0 to 100 km/h in just 3.8 seconds and can catch the 333 km/h top speed. Despite its displacement, the engine was thought to be the most clean as possible, with two injections (high pressure direct injection and a low pressure) to limit the discharge of particles, a system “start and stop” and a device of variable displacement that allows the machine to run on half of its cylinders in certain conditions. The transmission is ensured by a gearbox automatic dual-clutch transmission with 8 reports.
The air suspension of this Bentley convertible, according to the driving mode switched on, will switch from the comfort of a limousine to an increased stiffness for more efficiency if we want to increase the pace. The braking system, with 28 pistons in total, is the most powerful ever installed on a builder’s model English. The front discs have a diameter of impressive 420 mm (calipers 10 pistons), for “only” 380 mm (calipers 4 piston). The price of this wonder has not yet been unveiled.
With a choice of fifteen mats, eight veneers, and various hand-made (as well as four veneers double option) and fifteen leathers interiors, clients have a varied choice of luxury finishes. Richard Forgiveness
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