A twelve-cylinder Bentley in your garage is a life goal for many of us. Their flagship sedan pulls no punches to offer 626 horsepower and 664 lb-ft of torque. It has everything you could ask for, and now offers the most efficient powertrain in their history. Something dark and intriguing hit our inbox this morning. A Bentley with blacked-out details will arrive soon, and it’s 220 lbs lighter thanks to losing 4 cylinders.
Bentley Celebrates 40,000 Flying Spurs
Using the latest engine technology, the 2021 Bentley Flying Spur V8 is lighter and darker. Their 4.0-liter twin-turbo V8 is shared with the Porshe Cayenne & Panamera, along with the Audi S8 and the Lamborghini Urus. Now with the latest in cylinder de-activation, it transforms to a 4-cylinder in 20ms. This allows the Flying Spur to have a range of 400 miles on one tank while still offering 542 horsepower and 568 lb-ft of torque. With maximum torque arriving under 2,000 rpm, it might be able to outrun the W12 for a few seconds.
The Dynamic Ride system has replaced swaybars with servos. It can apply 959 lb-ft of torque up or down to each wheel. Not only does it instantly negate bumps in the road, but you also won’t feel a thing on even the roughest roads. Click the button to learn more from our dealers and stay with us for all your Bentley news.
Browse Bentley Flying Spur For Sale
By: Andrew Nabors
Title: 2021 Bentley Flying Spur V8 Is Lighter & Darker
Sourced From: blog.dupontregistry.com/bentley/2021-bentley-flying-spur-v8-is-lighter-and-darker/
Published Date: Wed, 14 Oct 2020 14:50:33 +0000