Bentley

Bentley Flying Spur

Price $228,690 – $295,900
Fuel consumption 9.9 – 19.6 L/100km
The Car Guide rating 66%(view ratings)
The Bentley Flying Spur is all about the numbers. Its engine is a W12 equipped with two turbos. In the S version, this engine generates 626 horsepower. All-wheel drive helps this heavy sedan reach 100 km/h in just 4.3 seconds. The basic version, with a V8 engine, is no slouch either, with a 0-100 km/h time of 5.2 seconds. Its only rivals are the Mercedes-Benz S-Class and the Rolls-Royce Ghost. The Flying Spur could be in for an update soon.

Bentley Flying Spur

Pricing
MSRP CA$228,690
Fees CA$4,268
Gas guzzler tax CA$1,000
Monthly payments CA$4,305/month
Powertrain
Engine 4,0 l V8
Power 500 hp @ 6,000 rpm (373 kW)
Torque 487 lb·ft @ 1,700 – 5,000 rpm (660 N·m)
Induction Turbocharged
Fuel type Premium
Transmission 8-speed automatic
Drivetrain AWD
Vehicle type / Category
Vehicle type Sedan
Category Luxury Sedan and Coupe over $100,000
Assembly Crewe, GB
Generation 2
Fuel efficiency / Autonomy
City 17.0 L/100km
Highway 9.9 L/100km
Combined 13.8 L/100km
Autonomy 652 km
CO₂ emissions 321 g/km
Equipment
Infotainment
Apple CarPlay compatible not available
Android Auto compatible not available
Steering / Suspension / Brakes / Tires
Steering rack and pinion, electrical variable assist
Turning diameter 12 m (40′)
Front suspension independent, pneumatic, multi-link
Rear suspension independent, pneumatic, multi-link
Front brakes Disc
Rear brakes Disc
Front tires P275/45ZR19
Rear tires P275/45ZR19
Safety
Seat belts 5
Dimensions / Weight
Length 5,299 mm (209″)
Width 1,976 mm (78″)
Height 1,488 mm (59″)
Wheelbase 3,066 mm (121″)
Front track 1,643 mm (65″)
Rear track 1,642 mm (65″)
Weight 2,425 kg (5,346 lb)
Capacities
Passengers 5
Trunk 442 l (16 cu ft)
Fuel tank 90 l (20 gal)
Towing capacity N/A
Performance
Power to weight ratio 153.0 W/kg
0-100 km/h 5.2 s (manufacturer)
80-120 km/h N/A
Top speed 295 km/h (183 mph) (manufacturer)
Braking distance N/A
Warranty
Base warranty 3 years/unlimited
Powertrain warranty 3 years/unlimited
The Car Guide rating
Fuel economy 3/10
Reliability 6/10
Safety 8/10
Infotainment 7/10
Driving 6/10
Overall 7/10
Average 66%(view ratings)