Bentley introduced the sporty version with a V8 engine of the sedan Flying Spur. The version has S in the name and the manufacturer’s model range will deploy between the main modification of the model and that of the W12 engine. From the standard Flying Spur new variant differs by the modified suspension, finalised exterior and more powerful engine.
Whichever way you looked at it, the old Spur was really just a stretched version of the Continental coupe. Too big to be sporty and not gracious enough to be a proper GT. This new one drops the Conti bit – just Flying Spur will do now – and shifts focus from the front seats to the backThe model is equipped with V8 twin-turbo engine that develops 21 hp more than now. This means that the Flying Spur S has 528 horsepower and 680 Nm available at 1700 r / min. In combination with 8-speed automatic transmission sedan from 0 to 100 km / h in 4.9 seconds – for 0,3 seconds faster than the standard model. The maximum speed is increased by 11 kilometers and reaches 306 km/h
The car with four-wheel drive received modified suspension, elaborated management system, adaptive dampers and optimized stabilization system. Sport mode differs and with black grille of the cooler, rear diffuser and 20-inch wheels. In the salon is set special seats in two colors and embroidery Flying Spur S.
The premiere of sports Flying Spur will be held in Geneva Motor Show in early March.