The 2016 Bentley Continental GT Speed



Bentley has taken the wraps off of its latest take on the Continental GT Speed. Boasting a bevy of improvements over its predecessor, the new design once again employs a biturbo 6.0-liter W12 engine, but one that’s now capable of 642 horsepower and 620 pound-feet of torque. Coupled with optimized boost control, the setup can now propel the car from 0 to 60 mph in just 3.9 seconds before ultimately topping out at 206 mph — meaning it’s ever so slightly faster than the 2015 model. 2016′s rendition will also see the release of an accompanying “Black” edition that features everything from glossy black accents and matching 21-inch wheels to a carbon fiber-covered cabin, contrasting leather, diamond quilted door panels and Mulliner GT Design seats.

Bentley is set to deliver the 2016 editions of the Continental GT Speed later this summer.

Source: Hypebeast

The Legendary Mercedes-Benz SL Gets A Dynamic Update

The Mercedes-Benz SL gets a dynamic do-over, with enhanced visual and technical features added to the automotive classic.

Visually, the front end of the vehicle has been given a sporty facelift, with a completely updated bonnet, bumper and headlamps, amongst other features. In terms of hardware, the new SL features a beefed-up engine, automatic transmission with a curve-tilting function, an enhanced vario-roof and automatic boot separator.

If you’re in the market for a new motor, the updated SL will be available to order at the beginning of 2016.

Ferrari Takes The Cover Off Its 488 Spider

Boasting lower weight, more power and improved driving dynamics from its predecessor, Ferrari peeled back the red silk cover and unveiled its latest V8 drop top, the 488 Spider. Featuring a retractable hardtop that is 55 pounds lighter than a traditional soft top, the 488 is powered by the same a 660 hp turbocharged V8 that has received rave reviews in the 488 GTB. Bury the throttle and 60 miles per hours comes up in a tick under three seconds from a standing start. The high revving engine sounds fantastic and thanks to the convertible top, you can hear every magnificent note.

Startech Unveils New Kit for the Bentley Continental

The modifications provide the automobile with some youthful vigor, as the package boasts carbon fiber trim, green accents and 22-inch wheels. In regards to the exterior carbon elements, we note a front splitter attached to the bumper, a pair of panels stretched around the side air intakes, and a rear carbon diffuser. For those looking for a more eye-catching edition of the mature classic, Startech’s kit may be the way to go. Again, the official unveil will take place this week at the Frankfurt motor show.

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