Preview: THE DRIVING FORCE BEHIND THE FLYING SPUR V8: ENGINE FACTS AND FIGURES

THE DRIVING FORCE BEHIND THE FLYING SPUR V8: ENGINE FACTS AND FIGURES

  • 4.0-litre, twin-turbocharged V8 develops 135+ bhp per litre
  • Twin-scroll turbochargers mounted centrally in the V provide rapid response and maximum torque of 770 Nm, available from 2000 rpm
  • Turbines operate at a peak temperature of 950°C – as hot as lava
  • Proximity of catalytic convertors to turbos reduces cold start emissions
  • Centrally mounted fuel injectors in combustion chambers work at a pressure of 250 bar
  • Lightweight alloy pistons move at up to 20 metres per second
  • Iron alloy bore coating just 150 microns thick reduces cylinder wear to negligible level
  • Cylinder deactivation in 20 milliseconds - one tenth of a blink of an eye
  • Camshafts adjust valve timing by up to 50 degrees and can deactivate half of the cylinders
  • Grand touring range of more than 441 miles, CO2 emissions of 288g/km, and yet 0-60 mph in 4.0 seconds (0-100 km/h in 4.1 seconds)

BENTAYGA V8 PROCLAIMED LUXURY SUV OF THE YEAR

BENTAYGA V8 PROCLAIMED LUXURY SUV OF THE YEAR

BRINGING SERENITY TO THE CITY AND BEYOND - THE NEW BENTAYGA HYBRID

BRINGING SERENITY TO THE CITY AND BEYOND - THE NEW BENTAYGA HYBRID

BENTLEY SLEIGHS THE COMPETITION WITH “THE REINDEER EIGHT”

BENTLEY SLEIGHS THE COMPETITION WITH “THE REINDEER EIGHT”

A CELEBRATION OF THE FLYING SPUR - INSPIRED CREATIONS FOR FANS OF BENTLEY’S FAMOUS LUXURY SEDAN

A CELEBRATION OF THE FLYING SPUR - INSPIRED CREATIONS FOR FANS OF BENTLEY’S FAMOUS LUXURY SEDAN

BACALAR CAR ZERO STARTS SIGN-OFF DUTIES

BACALAR CAR ZERO STARTS SIGN-OFF DUTIES

THE FIRST NEW BENTLEY BLOWER FOR 90 YEARS

THE FIRST NEW BENTLEY BLOWER FOR 90 YEARS

GLOBAL DELIVERIES OF PIKES PEAK CONTINENTAL GT LIMITED EDITION

GLOBAL DELIVERIES OF PIKES PEAK CONTINENTAL GT LIMITED EDITION

BENTLEY INTRODUCES TWEED INTERIOR OPTIONS FOR THE COMPLETE PRODUCT PORTFOLIO

BENTLEY INTRODUCES TWEED INTERIOR OPTIONS FOR THE COMPLETE PRODUCT PORTFOLIO

BENTLEY PLEDGES SUPPORT FOR RISING PHOTOGRAPHY TALENT THROUGH DEBUT IAP AWARDS SPONSORSHIP

BENTLEY PLEDGES SUPPORT FOR RISING PHOTOGRAPHY TALENT THROUGH DEBUT IAP AWARDS SPONSORSHIP

BENTLEY COLLECTION GIFTS TO DELIGHT FRIENDS AND LOVED ONES OF ALL AGES

BENTLEY COLLECTION GIFTS TO DELIGHT FRIENDS AND LOVED ONES OF ALL AGES

FLYING SPUR V8 PRODUCTION AND DELIVERIES UNDERWAY

FLYING SPUR V8 PRODUCTION AND DELIVERIES UNDERWAY

BENTLEY MOTORS OUTLINES BEYOND100 STRATEGY, TARGETING SUSTAINABLE LUXURY MOBILITY LEADERSHIP

BENTLEY MOTORS OUTLINES BEYOND100 STRATEGY, TARGETING SUSTAINABLE LUXURY MOBILITY LEADERSHIP

About Bentley Brussels

In existence since 1805, and across family generations, D’Ieteren seeks growth and value creation by pursuing a strategy on the long term for its businesses and actively encouraging and supporting them to develop their position in their industry or in their geographies. The Group has currently three activities articulated around strong brands:

 

D'Ieteren Automotive distributes Volkswagen, Audi, SEAT, Škoda, Bentley, Lamborghini, Bugatti, Porsche and Yamaha vehicles in Belgium. It is the country's number one car distributor, with a market share of around 21% and 1.2 million vehicles on the road. Sales and adjusted operating result reached respectively EUR 3.4 billion and EUR 113.0 million in 2018.

 

Belron (54.10% owned) has a clear purpose: “making a difference by solving people’s problems with real care”. It is the worldwide leader in vehicle glass repair and replacement and operates in 35 countries, through wholly owned businesses and franchises, with market leading brands – including Carglass®, Safelite® and Autoglass®. In addition, Belron manages vehicle glass and other insurance claims on behalf of insurance customers. It has also expanded its services into the automotive damage and home damage repair and replacement markets. Sales and adjusted operating result reached respectively EUR 3.8 billion and EUR 225.7 million in FY 2018.

 

Moleskine (100% owned) is a premium and aspirational lifestyle brand which develops and sells iconic branded notebooks and writing, travel and reading accessories through a multichannel distribution strategy across more than 115 countries. Sales and operating result reached respectively EUR 174.1 million and EUR 28.6 million in FY 2018.

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