The new V8 S completes the Flying Spur model line-up between the indulgent V8 and family flagship W12, offering an amplified athletic dimension to the range and introducing a more muscular facet, plus 528 PS and 680 Nm torque, to what is already described as the world’s most refined V8 performance saloon.
The Flying Spur V8 S propels itself with its 4.0-litre V8 S twin-turbocharged engine from 0 – 62mph in a mere 4.9 seconds, effortlessly climbing to 190mph. Find enhanced suspension, sharper handling, class-leading comfort and a supremely rewarding driving experience.
Wolfgang Dürheimer, chairman and chief executive of Bentley Motors, commented on the Flying Spur V8 S, describing it as ‘the perfect choice for the customer who wants ultimate refinement as well as an exhilarating, spirited drive’.
Available from summer 2016, you’ll soon be able to explore its exhilarating power, exquisite agility and ultimate Bentley opulence for yourself.
The Flying Spur V8 S is well-equipped to keep the driver and passengers as safe as possible in the unfortunate event of an incident.
Anti-lock brakes and stability control keep the V8 S on track, plus benefit from an ignition disable device that inhibits the engine of the V8 S from starting if the correct original manufacturer key is not used, deterring and detecting any unwanted vehicle intrusion.
Front, side and window airbags are fitted as standard, plus seatbelt pre-tensioners and anti-whiplash head restraints.
its aggressive aesthetic enhancements; Black Gloss front matrix grille, unique body-coloured bumper, Beluga Gloss rear diffuser and iron brakes with red painted brake callipers, together create a distinct, menacing edge. Dark tint lighting is also available, as well as 20-inch open-spoke painted wheels, which are exclusive to the V8 S.
Bright Bi-Xenon headlights incorporating LED main beam support function and bright LED taillights light up the road, plus you can make the Flying Spur V8 S completely yours with a range of unique exterior colours and interior trim options available.
That’s all before you’ve stepped into the exquisitely crafted, spacious, sumptuous cabin, complete with hand-crafted leather hides and wood veneers, optional contrast stitching and Alcantara headliner, complemented by state-of-the-art technology.
The Flying Spur V8 S integrates innovative infotainment solutions, including surround quality sound with the flagship Naim™ for Bentley Premium audio system and wide-ranging in-car technology to keep the driver and passengers entertained.
Intelligent use of acoustic glazing and soundproof panels keeps surrounding noise outside of the Bentley, containing and preserving in-car entertainment to reach new heights in audio quality.
Find intuitive access at the tips of your fingers, with audio, phone, navigation and vehicle settings all easily accessed through the interactive system. A Touch Screen Remote in the rear console is within easy reach of passengers; control the infotainment system, the rear window blind and rear climate conditions with ease.
Wi-Fi on demand is available by inserting a SIM card into the optional 4G LTE Wi-Fi hub. Gain fast access to online entertainment and surf the internet from the comfort of your cabin, all whilst you’re on the road.
|Vehicle length||5299 mm / 208.6 in|
|Vehicle Width||2208 mm / 86.9 in|
|Vehicle Height||(unladen) 1488 mm / 58.6 in|
|Wheelbase||3066 mm / 120.7 in|
|Unladen weight (DIN)||2972 kg / 6552 lb|
|Engine / Cylinders||V8|
|Engine Capacity||3993 cc|
|Max Torque||680 nm @ 1700 rpm|
|Max Power||388 kW @ 6000 rpm|
|Top Speed||190 mph|
|Acceleration||0-60 mph / 4.6 sec|
|Combined cycle||25.9 mpg|
|Urban cycle||17.8 mpg|