Bentley Continental Flying Spur
The Bentley have borne the name of Bentley Continental Flying Spur in two very different kinds of four-door cars since 1957 The first is a four-door sedan body to special order by coach-builders HJ Mulliner & Co. (later Bentley Mulliner Park Ward) in a Bentley Continental chassis. These bodies were built in London in the different chassis specification made in Crewe between 1957 and 1966.
The second car is a standard catalog of manufacturer, a four-door version serial line Continentals own factory-built Bentley in Crewe. Both variants can be described as four-door 2-door Bentley Continentals.
1957-1966 Bentley Continental Flying Spur
Car always more powerful than those used in standard cars installed in the chassis lowered provided to coach-builders for distinctive body shapes and distinguished construction specially lightened engines. Bentley Continentals were usually about two doors coupled rooms intended for high-speed touring and a little less for comfort. They were named Continental, as with some Rolls-Royces before them, because until 1960 there was no high speed roads of any length in their own territory.
2006-2013 Bentley Continental Flying Spur
The Bentley Continental Flying Spur (2006 – 2013) is the second Bentley manufactured from Volkswagen Group bought the brand in 1999, after the Continental GT. The Bentley Continental Flying Spur is essentially a four-door version of the GT, with a longer wheelbase and greater length for the more spacious rear seat. Both models have a similar price. The 2013 Bentley Continental Flying Spur weighs 5,580 pounds and has the same twin-turbo 6.0-liter W12 Continental GT used, with a power of 600 horsepower and 533 pound-feet of torque. Has a zero to sixty time kph 4.5 seconds and a top speed of 200 mph.
Managers shift paddles mounted on the column to allow direct gearbox six-speed ZF access when the transmission is in Sport mode or “S”. Estimated fuel economy is 11 mpg city / 19 mpg highway. The 2013 Bentley Continental Flying Spur comes with a mileage warranty 3 years / unlimited. Version 2013 Bentley Flying Spur Speed has a base price of $ 209.600. Options include an entertainment system for rear seat with remote control built into the headrests of the front row distance. Lambswool rugs Premium accompanying specification.
2014 Bentley Continental Flying Spur
The February 12, 2013, Bentley Motors announced a Flying Spur redesigned for model–year 2014 2014 Flying Spur is unveiled for the first time to the public at the 2013 Geneva Motor Show. The “Continental” prefix is omitted in the promotional material for this Bentley model. It has the same twin-turbo 6.0-liter W12 Continental GT used, for a power of 616 horsepower, 590 pounds-feet of torque and the time from zero to sixty miles per hour in 4.3 seconds.
The sedan weighs 5451 pounds and has a new eight-speed automatic transmission for the 2014 model year Its all-wheel-drive system is rear-biased with a 60:40. It is expected that the 2014 Bentley Continental Flying Spur for better fuel economy estimates of the EPA, with (non-certified) projections of 12 miles per gallon (mpg) city and 20 mpg on the highway.