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THE BENTLEY FLYING SPUR CELEBRATES THE UNITED KINGDOM WITH A LIMITED SERIES

In a great impulse of patriotism, Bentley has concocted a new special edition of its Flying Spur to pay tribute to the UK. On the program: Union Jack stitching and British elm essence.

Bentley Flying Spur

From the outside, this Bentley Flying Spur does not really stand out from a « standard » one. She is satisfied with a « Peacock Blue » livery underlined by imposing two-tone wheels. But in its interior, on the other hand, it reveals an exclusive saddlery in blue / cream leather that receives topstitching supposed to recall the motif of the Union Jack. The flag of the United Kingdom is also sewn into the cushions made available to the rear passengers.

Wood to save the trees!

To top it all, this Bentley Flying Spur «so British» receives a woodwork of elm wood. True, it is a very rare wood but Bentley specifies to have used the essence of a tree already fallen. In addition, a portion of the profits generated by the sale of this limited series will be used to reintroduce the species into the wild. Finally, as on the other Bentley Flying Spur, we find the W12 6.0 biturbo of 625 hp and 800 Nm.

Wood to save the trees

BENTLEY BENTAYGA DIESEL BENTLEY LOOKS…HEART AUDI SQ7

The Bentley Bentayga Diesel is finally official. And in order to move, the British took over the new highly technological V8 engine étrennée by Audi SQ7. What do the least polluting model Bentley!


Oh yes: Despite his outside the norm size, the Bentayga shows the lowest CO2 emissions of the entire Bentley range. However, there is no miracle and they are still amount to 210 g / km, is a value that has something to smile many sporting essence as the 911 Carrera 4S and its 180 g / km.

Anyway, the Bentley Bentayga Diesel customers will pay particular attention about its services and in particular couple. And they will not be disappointed because with no less than 900 Nm, the fuel version of the same diesel simply Bentayga W12. We must say that the V8 4.0 TDI from the SQ7 embarks three turbocharging systems: two traditional turbos and an electrically driven compressor. As a sporting SUV to the rings, the power rises to 435 hp. But the Bentley Bentayga ignored the flange 250 km / h of his Germanic cousin to point to 270 km / h. The two pachyderms share however the same clock for 0 to 100 km / h 4.8 seconds.

If you were hoping order your Diesel Bentley Bentayga at the Paris Motor Show, you will be disappointed to learn that the British manufacturer will not make the trip to the Porte de Versailles. It also will need to wait until early 2017 for delivery.

Bentley Bentayga Diesel