Priced at Rs 3.10 crores, ex-showroom New Delhi, the all-new 2015 Bentley Flying Spur is powered by a 4.0l V8 twin-turbocharged engine generating 500 hp (507 PS) and 660 Nm (487 lb-ft) of torque. Power is delivered to all four wheels via state of the art ZF eight-speed automatic with block shifting transmission. Thus, 0-100 kmph is achieved in 5.2 seconds while 0-160 kmph is achieved in 11.2 seconds. It has a top speed of 295 kmph. Running on 98 (95) RON fuel, it has a driving range of 840 kms.
Similar exteriors as compared to the W12 variant, there are a few changes, for eg, black bumper grills in lieu of chrome on W12. Features on offer include Bi-Xenon projector headlamps, LED rear lamps, LED DRLs, Steel monocoque chassis, Adaptive Cruise Control, Two-mode ESP, Electronic Brake-force Distribution, Carbon-Silicon-Carbide brakes, variable power steering, 4+1 seat arrangement, Wood Veneers, Multi-zone climate control, Centralised 8″ touchscreen interface, 8-speaker standard system, Google Maps imagery, 64 GB rear-seat entertainment hard drive, Wi-Fi router and For each seat: 10″ screen, DVD player, SD card slot, USB port, 12V charging, wireless headphones.
Competition for Bentley V8 Flying Spur will be from Rolls Royce Ghost.