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The New Continental Flying Spur Range - (UK) - Technical Specifications

June 9th, 2008




TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION

MODEL TYPE Four-door
   
ENGINE  
Type 12-cylinder, 6-litre twin-turbocharged engine
Installation Front, longitudinal, all-wheel drive
Construction Alloy heads and block
Bore/stroke 84 x 90.2mm
Capacity 5998cc
Compression ratio 9.0:1
Valve gear Chain-driven DOHC per bank, 4 valves per cylinder, cam phased inlet and outlet
Power Flying Spur: 552bhp/560PS/412kW @ 6100rev/min
Flying Spur Speed: 600bhp/610PS/449kW @ 6000rev/min
Torque Flying Spur: 479lb ft/650Nm @1600rev/min
Flying Spur Speed: 553lb ft/750Nm @ 1750rev/min
Fuel  98 (95) RON
   
TRANSMISSION  
Type  Continuous all-wheel drive
Gearbox ZF 6-speed automatic
Ratios  1st: 4.17
  2nd: 2.34
  3rd: 1.52
  4th: 1.14
  5th: 0.87
  6th: 0.69
  Final drive: 3.526
   
PERFORMANCE  
Top speed Flying Spur: 195mph (312km/h)
Flying Spur Speed: 200mph (322km/h)
   
0-60mph (0-100km/h) Flying Spur: 4.9 seconds (5.2 seconds)
Flying Spur Speed: 4.5 seconds (4.8 seconds)
   
0-100mph (0-160km/h) Flying Spur: 11.3 seconds (11.3 seconds)
Flying Spur Speed: 10.5 seconds (10.4 seconds)
   
50-70mph (80-120km/h)  Flying Spur: 2.6 seconds (3.3 seconds)
Flying Spur Speed: 2.4 seconds (3.1 seconds)
   
SUSPENSION  
Front Complex multi-link, computer-controlled self-levelling air suspension, anti-roll bar
Rear Trapezoidal multi-link, computer-controlled self-levelling air suspension, anti-roll bar
   
STEERING  
Type Rack & pinion, power-assisted, speed-sensitive
Turns lock to lock 2.7
Turning circle (kerb to kerb) 11.8m (38.7 ft)
   
BRAKES  
Front 405mm ventilated discs (optional 420mm carbon/ silicon carbide, cross-drilled discs)
Rear  335mm ventilated discs (optional 356mm carbon/ silicon carbide, cross-drilled discs)
Anti lock Standard with Electronic Stability Programme (ESP)
   
BODY & CHASSIS  
Construction Steel monocoque
Length 5290mm (208.26in)
Width (inc. mirrors) 2118mm (83.39in)
Weight 2475kg (5456lb)
Height Flying Spur: 1475mm (58.1in)
Flying Spur Speed: 1465mm (57.7in)
Wheelbase 3065mm (120.67in)
Front track  1623mm (63.9in)
Rear track 1607mm (63.27in)
Wheels Flying Spur: 9.0J 19-inch Alloy (optional 9.0J 20-inch Alloy)
Flying Spur Speed: 9.5J 20-inch Alloy
Tyres (bespoke)  Flying Spur: 275/40x19 bespoke Pirelli P Zero (optional 275/35x20)
Flying Spur Speed: 275/35x20 Pirelli P-Zero
Tyre pressure monitoring standard
Luggage volume 475 litres (16.7 cu.ft./ 0.47m3)
Fuel tank capacity 90 litres (19.8 gallons/23.8 US gallons)
   
INTERIOR DIMENSIONS  
Front legroom 1054mm (41.5in)
Rear legroom 980mm (38.58in)
   
FUEL CONSUMPTION/EMISSIONS
Fuel consumption Urban:              11.2mpg (25.3 litres/100km)
  Extra Urban:      24.3mpg (11.6 litres/100km)
  Combined:         17.0mpg (16.6 litres/100km)
Carbon dioxide emissions 396g/km
Emission controls EU 1V and US LEV II
EPA Drive Cycle City Driving:                 10.0mpg (US)
  Highway Driving:           17.0mpg (US)
   
   
CONTINENTAL FLYING SPUR STANDARD FEATURE SPECIFICATIONS INCLUDE:
   
EXTERIOR FEATURES Bright chromed grille
  Black lower grille
  Twin Bi-Xenon headlamps with chrome surrounds
  Twin oval stainless steel tail pipes
  Keyless entry and ignition
  Power latching to all doors
  Rain sensing wipers
  Electronic tyre monitoring system
  Choice of 16 standard exterior colours
   
INTERIOR FEATURES Burr Walnut to fascia, front & rear console and door waistrails
  Choice of 17 standard interior hide colours
  Single tone, 4-spoke hide-trimmed multi-function steering wheel
  Hide and chrome trimmed gear lever with manual shift change facility
  Four-zone electronic climate control
  Electronically adjustable front seats with memory and heat settings
  Integrated Bluetooth phone system with remote SIM access profile (rSAP)
  Telephone voice dialing
  Infotainment system with DVD Satellite Navigation and hi-fi system with remote control and 6 CD changer
  Breitling clock
  Steering column-mounted gear shift paddles
  Engine stop/start button
  Electronic cruise control
  Footpedal with Bentley ‘B’ emblem
   
CONTINENTAL FLYING SPUR SPEED FEATURE SPECIFICATIONS INCLUDE:
   
EXTERIOR FEATURES Dark chromed radiator and lower grille
  Sports tuned exhaust with twin rifled oval stainless steel sports tail pipes
  Lowered sports suspension (10mm front & rear)
  Painted black finish to engine cover
  20 x 9.5J wheels with bespoke performance tyres
   
INTERIOR FEATURES Unique treadplates bearing ‘Speed’ name
  Diamond quilted hide to seat facings and doors
  Embroidered Bentley emblem to head rests
  Indented hide headlining
  Single-tone, 3-spoke hide-trimmed multi-function
  Sports design steering wheel with silver switch surround
  Sporting gear lever finished in knurled chrome and hide
  Drilled alloy sport foot-pedals

A SELECTION OF OPTIONS AVAILABLE SEPARATELY:

  • Naim for Bentley Premium Audio System
  • iPod/ MP3/USB interface
  • Traditional style cross banding and inlay to fascia, door waistrails and upper centre console (Walnut and Chestnut veneers only)
  • Contemporary style cross banding to door waistrails (Walnut and Chestnut veneers only)
  • Chrome inlays to waistrails
  • Choice of upgraded veneers
  • Fascia panels available in bright or dark tint* aluminium
  • Fascia panels, header and centre console in bright or dark tint aluminium*
  • Rear seat configuration with fully adjustable outboard positions and a fixed central seat
  • Seat piping to front and rear seats in 17 colours
  • 4-spoke wood and hide-trimmed multi-function steering wheel
  • Exterior paint match service to customer specification
  • Exterior paint colour from Arnage range

         
        *Available on Continental Flying Spur Speed only

THE MULLINER DRIVING SPECIFICATION
(OPTIONAL ON CONTINENTAL FLYING SPUR ONLY)
INCLUDES:
  • Choice of veneers – Burr Walnut, Dark Stained Burr Walnut, Piano Black (additional veneers available at extra cost)
  • Drilled alloy sport foot-pedals
  • Sporting gear lever finished in knurled chrome and hide
  • Diamond quilted hide to seat facings and door panels
  • Embroidered Bentley emblem to headrests
  • Indented hide headlining
  • 20’’ 7-spoke 2-piece alloy sports wheels
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