The manufacturer of supercars from the UK, Bentley is going to release the civilian version of the racing model Continental GT3, which was first shown in late September at the Paris Motor Show.
The news was unveiled Autocar portal, citing sources inside the British company.
According to preliminary information, the civilian version of the supercar will get for this traditional brand car all-wheel drive system, unlike sporting Bentley Continental GT3, which has rear-wheel drive and a turbocharged 12-cylinder 6-liter petrol engine.
This power unit develops about 700 horsepower.
However, there is a possibility to install a civilian Bentley Continental GT3 is also a 4-liter 8-cylinder turbo.
In addition, the new car will get a lightweight interior and a more aggressive aerodynamic body kit.
Total plan to build 300 copies of this model, and the assembly is scheduled for 2018-2019 th year.
Price trends in the UK amount to about 200 000 pounds.
It should be noted that with a race Continental GT3 brand Bentley returned to the race series “Le Mans.”
Last time the company took part in them even in 2003 th year and, by the way, sports car, which belonged to the factory team, won the marathon “24 hours of Le Mans.”