Bentley Leicester New Continental GT Q&A


The New GT is getting plenty of airtime at the minute but it’s not always easy to get the facts!

Our Sales Manager Daryl Hastings has taken some time to answer those most frequently asked questions…


What are the cars most appealing features?

The Active all-wheel Drive system is stunning, the touch screen interface is extremely up to date. The General technology in this motor car is amazing

What has changed on the car since the last continental model?

It’s a completely new car, not only how it looks internally / externally but how it performs too. It is definitely still a Continental GT, but a real game – changer

What is the engine size?

6.0 Litre (Twin-turbo charged W12)

What exterior paint is available on the car?

There are a selection of standard paints to choose from as well as a further selection of non-standard paint colours, whereby the client really can further personalise their motor car

What is the starting retail price on the car?

The base price of the car (currently) is £159,100 + delivery and taxes, and any of the further optional features the client chooses in addition to this

How well has the car been received?

Everybody who has seen / driven the car have given only great reports, whether they are a currently Bentley customer or indeed somebody who is new to the brand

What new technology has been added?

The Sat Nav interface, optional technology packages to include Heads up display etc.. Active All wheel Drive system but to name a few

What is included in the Mulliner Specification?

Choice of 22” Painted / Polished or Hand polished black / polished wheel

Diamond Quilted Seats, Doors and Rear Quarter Inserts

Embroidered Bentley Emblems

Indented Hide Headlining

Jewel Fuel & Oil Filler Caps

Piano Black or Dark Stained Burr Walnut Veneer as no cost option

Sports Pedals

0 – 60 time?

3.6 seconds

What is the top speed?

207 MPH

What is the BHP?

626 BHP


- Do you have another question you would like to put to us? Contact a member of our Sales Team now on 0116 260 1111

Here is some of the customer feedback we have had so far (from those lucky enough to get their hands on one):

  • Its simply amazing! Not just another level, another universe!
  • I am absolutely delighted with my first ever Bentley. It was always a dream but now a reality. Thank you for making the whole experience so good. I am sure we will talk in the near future but once again thank you. From the man with a smile from ear to ear.