The 2014 Bentley Continental Flying Spur is the fastest four-door Bentley , according to the automaker. It delivers 616 horsepower and 580 pound- feet of what is essentially the same 6.0-liter twin-turbo ” W-12 ” engine , thanks to engine management upgrades, with low-speed responsiveness most improved. It is matched to a ZF eight-speed automatic transmission , which we expect a smoother and more responsive than the previous six-speed unit. Bentley says it to 60 mph in 4.3 seconds to 100 mph in 9.5 or dashboard is very fast switching, and it can sec . The 2014 Bentley Continental Flying Spur retains its all- wheel-drive layout , with the default setup provides a 60-percent torque distribution to the rear wheels by up to 85 percent available to the rear wheels or 65 percent to the fronts depending on conditions.
Bentley has retuned the suspension settings in the new Flying Spur , for the softer springs , but with a stiffer , faster responses when it is loaded . Parameter Steering hydraulic power steering provides confidence while driver can choose from an ‘ESC Dynamic Stability Control mode , as well as four different electronic damper settings to help optimize body temperature control and comfort. The Flying Spur is riding a computer – controlled air suspension that automatically lowers the body up to half an inch , one at 121 mph, and again at 149 miles per hour in two steps. Softer bushings to reduce noise and vibration levels already very quiet , while larger cut muffler exhaust noise to help get an extra sound deadening material doors and side windows and the windshield and rear window are all done in acoustic glass.
Bentley describes the new Flying Spur car than one that is contemporary, but of handmade materials. Seats and door panels have a diamond quilting , while the headliner is leather . Four-five-passenger versions are available , with which four always a center console that sweeps all the way from front to back. A new air – boost function also helps cool the rear cabin area more quickly and put seat heating and ventilation for all spaces. A glass sunroof is available for free , and all versions include power rear blinds. Although the U.S. EPA ratings not yet complete, preliminary assessments at 15 mpg highway and 20 overall standing , the revised powertrain is about 13 percent more fuel efficient than the previous setup.
In the not so distant past, Bentley decided instead of some of the latest tech features to delight the election on the basis of material and workmanship. While these handbuilt , ‘ tailor-made ‘ expectation remains , Bentley VW Group owners have expanded their technological capabilities of the Flying Spur , among other models . The latest 2014 Bentley Continental Flying Spur gets some top-level connectivity and infotainment features, including a built-in Wi -Fi hotspot , a rear-seat entertainment suite and a touch-screen remote control that in the back seat control some features leaves . An excellent ‘ Naim for Bentley ‘ audio system with 1,100 watts is optional.
Course is individually designed , where the Flying Spur is still out if more ‘ mass-produced ‘ luxury models such as the S-Class and Jaguar XJ compared. Buyers can base out of seventeen colors , an extended range of more than 100 colors , seventeen different skins, and either walnut , dark fiddleback eucalyptus, or optionally choose five veneers. Carbon silicon carbide brakes are available , and there are also a number of options for performance 2014 Bentley Mulliner touches like drilled alloy pedals and 21 – inch alloy wheels.