The 2016 Bentley Continental GT is a stylish, luxury performance car designed to carry 4 persons in comfort to the high speed of up to 200mph. The boasting a sharper styling, and long with a weight saving, the second generation 2016 Bentley Continental GT has slightly better petrol emissions lower than the outgoing model.
The 2016 Bentley Continental GT luxury interior that keeps the sports theme combining hand-crafted wood, leather and aluminum. The GT comes with a choice of two engines, a Tweaked version of the proven twin-turbo 6.0 liter w12 unit, available in the standard GT and more powerful GT Speed. Then there is a 4.0-liter, twin-turbo V8 that returns a combined economy 27 mpg/ 10mpg more than w12. Driving all four wheels through a gearbox six or eight-speed automatic, the most impressive performance. Competition comes in the form of the Mercedes S Class Coupe, Aston Martin DB9 and Ferrari California.
2016 Bentley Continental GT Interior & Comfort
The 2016 Bentley Continental GT gets a hand-crafted interior that oozes luxury. The front seats, supremely comfortable and brilliant sound proofing allow drivers to deal with very long distances without fatigue. The suspension is also well-judged, and passengers isolated from all but the worst bumps. Sink large front seats, and the inside of the hand-crafted instantly feels upmarket and exclusive. A mixture of leather super-soft smooth and quilted used effectively to the maximum, and the few cars on the side of a sense of Rolls-Royce special.
Boot in the 2016 Bentley Continental GT is great for this class, but the rear seats are cramped. The Bentley Continental GT offers more space thanks to a two-Seater sports car to add two small seats in the rear. They’re best, though with children or a very short distance, for head and legroom is limited, especially if the driver over six-foot.
The boot measures 360 liters, which is enough room to carry two small bags or a set of golf clubs. Impressive given that all vehicles are capable of around 200mph. Internally, cubbies given a central armrest for both front and rear seats. For many owners, though, the rear seats provide useful storage every loose all the other things such as bags, umbrellas and coats.
2016 Bentley Continental GT Engines, Drive & Performance
The w12 engine in the 2016 Bentley Continental GT impressed, developing 567bhp and not inconsiderate. Work-focused GT Speed model, delivering 626bhp, which, top speed of 206mph, the car Bentley’s fastest road. At the other end of the scale, V8 engine produces 500bhp enough time 0-62mph 4.8 seconds. And, because the new V8 engine weighs little, small model Ned handles slightly better.
Both versions of the most important competitors, and, in spite of the better four-wheel drive system, consumers want to drive involving should try the Ferrari California or Aston Martin DB9. Nevertheless, the open road the GT provides drive activity, and using paddle-shift automatic gearbox is a delight.
2016 Bentley Continental GT Safety
Bentley is owned by the Volkswagen Group, so reliability is backed by top-notch quality. As part of the Volkswagen Group, all new Bentleys should be a good reliability levels. W12 especially robust engine, several cars early centuries covered by thousands of trouble-free miles. Although never Euro NCAP crash tested, advanced four-wheel drive will help to keep the Coupe out of trouble.
The optional carbon-ceramic brakes are an expensive extra, but given the heavy GT body, is one we’d choose without question. As you’d expect, the 2016 Bentley Continental GT comes equipped with a host of airbags to provide more safety levels.