Continental GT3-R powered by Bentley at 337,000 USD

17 August 2014

Continental GT3-R  makes its North American debut at Pebble Beach, the most dynamic and fastest-accelerating Bentley ever produced. Inspired by Bentley’s race-winning Continental GT3 race car, the GT3-R proven high performance 4.0-litre twin-turbo V8 for this new two-seater GT. Hand-built in Crewe, England, finished by Bentley’s motorsport department, is set at $337,000 USD.

Continental GT3 R

Developing 572 bhp and 516 lb-ft of torque, together with a 220 lb weight reduction and shorter gearing, the Continental GT3-R is the fastest-accelerating Bentley ever. Capable of reaching 60 mph from a standstill in just 3.6 seconds, the GT3-R is a Grand Tourer with the performance of a racer.

Christophe Georges, President and CEO, Bentley Motors, Inc. comments: “Pebble Beach is the perfect location for the debut of the rarest and most dynamic Continental GT, the GT3-R. It is a testament to the Bentley trademarks of luxury and performance and we’re excited to share it with the friends of Bentley during this gathering of fine automobiles.”

Claudia Tallone