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First Drive

A better chassis and suspension help the GT tackle alpine curves

The Austrian Alps are a curious venue to show off that great hunter of the highways, the Bentley Continental GT. With deep green forests and soaring thrusts of exposed rock, the Alps are one of those few places where the natural world still reigns supreme. Humanity isn't going to change this place much. You can forget about six-lane freeways blasted through rock — the only way to get around is on narrow, twin lanes.

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12-cylinder, 600-hp engine against the thin mountain air.

The race will pit the SUV's 12-cylinder, 600-hp engine against the thin alpine air.

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Don't expect performance to change much

We all saw this coming, but we're still glad to see it.

Opinion

The styling of a six-figure, ultra-luxury Grand Tourer must evolve slowly.

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Spy Shots

But probably not the way you think.

It also shows elements from the EXP10 Speed 6 concept.

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Black Edition upgrades appearance inside and out as well.

With twelve cylinders and two turbochargers, the Continental GT Speed didn't need much help, but Bentley's keeping it at the head of its game with even more power and a new Black Edition.

Motorsports

Don't think Bentley's serious about racing? It'll be contesting 90 GT3-category races this year with the Continental GT3, for an average of two each week of the racing season.

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Bentley arrived at CES this year with the limited-edition Continental GT V8 S you see here, decked out by Mulliner and fitted with a custom 3,400-watt Monster audio system.

Video

Bentley took its Continental GT Speed to a derestricted section of highway in the Australian outback to see how fast it could go. The result was 206 mph - just as advertised.

Recalls

7,778 Models Affected In US

Bentley is recalling 27,640 examples of the Continental GT, GTC and Flying Spur worldwide because of a loose battery cable joint. The campaign includes 7,778 of them in the US.

Report

Automobile says the Bentley Grand Convertible will go on sale in early 2017, and the EXP 10 Speed 6 could be greenlit in time for production in 2020.

Video

Xcar explains exactly what's different about the refreshed 2016 Bentley Continental GT in a new video.

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This latest special-edition Bentley Continental GT Speed is designed by Mulliner to look like a Breitling aerobatic jet - and comes with a ride on board one, too.

Exclusive

With the Bentayga taking up all its resources and another project or two in the cooker, Bentley tells Autoblog it doesn't have the time to develop a successor to the Supersports or GT3-R.

First Drive

Continuing The Tradition Of Supreme Grand Touring

We head to Norway to test the 2016 Bentley Continental GT full line along the gorgeous Atlantic Road and Trollstigen mountain pass. Grand touring in its finest form, right here.