Bentley Continental T 

  • $325k
  • 1997
  • 420 HP 6.8L
  • 169 mph

Road Tests Real world tests of the Bentley Continental T

0-60mph

Continental T
5.8 s
Venom GT
2.5 s
Veyron
2.7 s

Top speed

Continental T
169 mph
Venom GT
270 mph
Veyron
253 mph

0-100mph

Continental T
15.1 s
Veyron
5.1 s
Venom GT
5.3 s

1/4 mile

Continental T
14.9 s
Venom GT
9.95 s
Veyron
10.2 s

Data points Key details of the Bentley Continental T

Price

Continental T
$325k
Veneno
$4.106M
Veyron
$1.50M

Horsepower

Continental T
420 HP
Venom GT
1,200 HP
Veyron
987 HP

Specifications Full list of technical specs

general

Brand Bentley
Price $324,500
Year 1997
Highest auction price $159k, January 2007

power & handling

Power-to-weight ratio 12.83 lb/hp
Maximum hp 420 HP @ 4,150 RPM
Maximum torque 648 ft-lb @ 2,150 RPM
Max RPM 4,500 RPM
Engine placement Front
Steering system Rack and pinion

engine

Displacement 6,800 cc
Cylinders V8
Fuels Gas
Compression ratio 8:1
Bore/stroke 4.1 in / 3.9 in
Valves per cylinder 2 valves

road tests

Top speed 169 mph
1/4 mile 14.9 s
0-60mph 5.8 s
0-100mph 15.1 s

transmission

Drivetrain Front Engine / RWD
Shift system Automatic
Gearing Traditional
# of gears 4 gears
Axle ratio 2.69:1

suspension, wheels & brakes

Front brakes Disc
Rear brakes Disc
Front wheels 457/? 229
Rear wheels 457/? 229

physical dimensions

Curb weight 5,390 lb
Width 81 in
Height 57.6 in
Length 202.3 in
Front track width 61 in
Wheelbase 116.5 in
Report a correction

Comments

comments powered by Disqus