The luxury is not incompatible with the high performance and Bentley is a clear example. British luxury brand continues to improve its range of vehicles and does so with its flagship, Continental Supersports.
A real machine that combines exclusivity and good numbers (and not just its price). The Continental Supersports has become the Bentley with greater acceleration in the classification of 0 to the 100 km / h with a time of 3,5 seconds. Also, 339 km / h is the speed ceiling. It's not bad eh!
The numbers of transmission and engine not fall short over 1.000 Nm of torque and 700 CV's power, It is the most potent to date. W12 engine fascinating Bentley, All a work of art, and also necessary. Be moved (and fast) the heavy Bentley, as the tradition of the brand. When we had the opportunity to jump on one the impression was that it cost vehicle to react when it is squeezed due to inertia.
But we must also say that times evolve and brand of the Volkswagen Group ensures that the Continental Supersports is very agile and refined, and the quality and comfort of journeys are excellent. We'll have to try to have a voice in this topic.
On the other hand, the convertible version is also a good choice and is also the convertible 4 faster market places can reach a top speed 330 km / h and use 3,9 seconds to accelerate from standstill to the 100 km/h.
Earlier versions of the Supersports have been evolved in terms of speed tips, engine power and all kinds of improvements that show that the brand is selling its exclusive vehicles and very well indeed. Its market keeps increasing numbers thanks in part to its first SUV (Bentley Bentayga) and overall improvement of their models. Exclusivity and luxury do not understand economic crises or other problems.
And as always in this type of brands and vehicles, the myriad of options to customize different parts of the vehicle are the key to earn more money for the brand, and to make customers feel special, that this is the end of the day.
Adrián Osés, Locos Engine.