2010 Bentley Continental Flying Spur Arabia special edition review and pictures

Posted on Thursday, 12 August 2010 , 08:08:15 byVeronica

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Bentley Continental Flying Spur Arabia special edition

Bentley carmaker has revealed two unique Continental models, which have been manufactured exclusively for the Middle East market. Both models offer a range of striking features specially commissioned for Arabic customers. This market represents 10% of Bentley retail sales globally and has doubled its contribution to the worldwide percentage of sales over the last five years. The Bentley Continental Flying Spur Arabia and the Continental Flying Spur Speed Arabia retain all the potent performance of the second model, which is the fastest luxury 4-door saloon in the world, but with a range of additional exterior and interior features to create the ultimate in elegant driving development for the Arabic market. Both models have an exterior front fender badge, tread plate and ashtray lid badge, all with the Arabian signature. The Bentley Continental Flying Spur Arabia is powered by a W12 6.0-liter engine capable of developing 600 BHP and 750 Nm of torque. This output enables the car to accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h in4.9 seconds. This is a 9 % increase in power and 15 % increase in torque over its sister model. It will also accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h in 4.8 seconds and will reach a top speed of 322 km/h. The output is being sent to the wheels through an elegant 14-spoke diamond alloy wheel, which has incredible strength through a small surface area and allows the best possible flow of air to the brake discs. Only for the Bentley Continental Flying Spur Arabia, the carmaker offers 10-spoke, 20-inch wheels which are also compatible with optional ceramic brakes. To surprise and delight the customer, event the fuel cap has been designed with jewellery in mind and is engineered in bright chrome with the well known B badge.