2016 Bentley Flying Spur Release Date, Interior, Price – Along with the Continental GT, the popular and famous Brit auto company has also announced plans of unleashing the refreshed luxury sedan to be known as the Bentley Flying Spur 2106 which is scheduled to debut at the 2015 International Geneva Motor Show.
With this model comes an even more extensive bespoke choice that will allow a high level of customization for people who are hoping of purchasing the new 4-door magnificently produced Vehicle.
According to Wolfgang Durkheim, who also happens to be the Chairman and CEO of Bentley Motors, had this to say “Bentley offers an unparalleled and uncompromised level of luxury and performance with ultimate and assured comfort for grand touring and this year’s features extend the appeal of our family. We pay close attention to our clients, and with the new fruitions we are making our Bentleys even more efficient, stylish, connected and more useable in very day activities”
Exterior of the New Bentley Flying Spur 2016
Exterior wise, the vehicle will come refreshed and modernised as is always the case with new Bentleys. The Flying Spur will be offered in three exterior colours, which will include the Camel (golden), Marlin (rich metallic blue) and Jetstream (bright metallic blue).
Provided as a first in the Flying Spur is the 20” set of wheels, which will be available in the V8 and V12 model versions. Also coming optional are the 21” wheels for the Flying Spur’s W12 Mulliner model.
For purposes of distinction, both the V8 and the W12 models will come with unique features, for example, the W12 will come in high-gloss metallic grille finish while the V8 will have its air intakes finished in a distinctive black colour. Moreover, Bentley’s ‘B’ logo will be black for the W12 model and red for the V8 model.
As for the dimensions of the new vehicle, the length will be 208”, width (77, 8”), the height will be 58.6” while the wheelbase will sum up with 120.7”.
2016 Bentley Flying Spur Interior Photos
Interior wise, the vehicle will also receive some updates and important refreshments for the 2016 year model. There will be different packages for all the lovers of the Flying Spur. Therefore, buyers should expect more modern features which will be added to enhance Bentley’s solid and impeccable reputation.
New features in the Flying Spur will include the sporty design steering wheel, sleek Wi-Fi hot spot system that provides the best connectivity solutions, revised modern graphics of the instrument panel. Other features include the semi-aniline seats, extensive range of cabin’s interior leather and Alcantara headlining.
Engine Specs – 2016 Bentley Flying Spur
Depending on the engine choice – V8 or the W12, the new Flying Spur will be provided in two variants. As for the 2016 Bentley Flying Spur W12, the vehicle will come powered by a 6L W12 engine that will enable a whopping output rated at 625 hp and 590 pounds of torque.
Users will find that the above-mentioned engine is more fuel efficient as a result of the Cylinder Deactivation System employed. Naturally, the system lowers the fuel consumption in situations where the full power of the engine is no longer necessary, especially in traffic jams.
As a result, users will find that the vehicle’s full range is increased, while at the same time ensuring that the carbon emissions are kept under 333g/km. moreover, the engine will come paired to a ZF 8-speed auto transmission system with Quickshift, Block Shifting, and the optional gear-shift pedals.
The gearbox will send power to the AWD system. The power output will enable the vehicle accelerate from zero-60 mph in an impressive 4.3 sec and a top speed of 200 mph.
On the other hand, Flying Spur’s V8 Audi Engineered 4L V8 twin turbocharged engine will be able to yield up to 500 hp @6,000 rpm and 488 pounds of torque @1,700 rpm. Also the engine will be fitted with the Engine Deactivation System that is purposed to reduce the amount of fuel consumed by the vehicle.
As for the V8 engine, the vehicle will be able to sprint from 0-60 mph in 4.9 seconds and reaching a top speed rated at 183 mph.
Price & Release Date of the New Bentley Flying Spur 2016
The base MSRP of the new 2016 Bentley Flying Spur is set at $204,725 that includes gas guzzler and destination fees, however with addition of tons of packages, the Flying Spur will easily soar to more than $300,000.
The release date of the vehicle is expected to take place in early 2016.