Bentley is within the early phases of growth for an up to date Continental GT.
A prototype has been noticed and up to now the one modifications are to the internals of the lights at each ends.
The lights, significantly on the rear, function extra particulars, just like what was proven on Bentley’s EXP 100 GT idea unveiled in 2019 as a way to preview the automaker’s next-generation design.
The present Continental GT went on sale in 2018 as a 2019 mannequin. Since then a number of variants have been launched, together with coach-built specials sharing the Continental GT’s platform. These included 2020’s Bacalar convertible and 2022’s Batur coupe.
The up to date Continental GT is predicted to start out gross sales in 2024, probably as a 2025 mannequin. Earlier than it arrives, Bentley is predicted to launch a Continental GT Hybrid.
The hybrid will probably function the identical plug-in hybrid system featured within the Bentayga Hybrid and Flying Spur Hybrid. The setup consists of a twin-turbo 2.9-liter V-6 and a single electrical motor, and is nice for a mixed 536 hp and 553 lb-ft of torque. A extra highly effective setup swapping the V-6 for a V-8 is feasible for a future efficiency variant.
Bentley will slowly add electrification to its full lineup earlier than making the plunge to a full-electric lineup by 2030. The primary electrical Bentley is because of be revealed in 2025 earlier than beginning gross sales the next yr.