2018 Bentley Continental GT spied being tested at Nurburgring

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The next generation Continental GT is currently under work and Bentley leaving no stones unturned to make it successful. We have seen few prototypes of the said model and recently, we spotted it at Nurburgring. Even though 2018 Bentley Continental GT was in disguised form, we got to see the new exterior body which is not far away from the outgoing model. The exterior may be without much change, but the changes can be spotted in the interior. 2018 Bentley Continental GT will comprise of new dashboard along with digital instrument cluster and new seats.

It seems that better materials have been used in the interior. It will have latest technology features and some of them come from their parent group’s sibling Porsche. 2018 Bentley Continental GT is built on MSB architecture which is also used in the Porsche Panamera. The new architecture is much lighter and sheds around 150 kg. The same platform will be used in next Flying Spur, to know more check this link. Top range variant Grand Tourer (GT) will be coming with W12 engine with an expected output of 600 horsepower.

The less powerful version will join the lineup and come with 4.0 liter twin-turbo V8 engine that comes from Panamera Turbo. There are some reports about 3.0 liter twin-turbo V6 engine and plug-in hybrid version. 2018 Bentley Continental GT might make its debut at the upcoming Frankfurt Motor Show. By the first look, it seems that it is lower and tighter than the previous version. For now, feast your eyes on the spied Continental GT and tell us what you think about it.

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