And we have some ideas about the nature of this sedan.
Since the cessation of production of the flagship Bentley Mulsanne automatically began Flying Spur. Because of the risk to create internal competition is no more, the company from Crewe is preparing to increase the number of available options luxury chetyrehdverki.
This is evidenced by the fresh spy shots from our photographers. Supposedly, they depict Flying Spur Speed with the forced version of the six-liter W12 engine, which is a standard sedan of the third generation produces 635 HP and 900 Nm. However, this is not the only possibility.
First, this prototype not two, but four exhaust pipe – like dvuhdverok eight-cylinder Continental GT. And secondly, on the rear left wing of a cover, although the Flying Spur with W12 dressed right. Apparently, on the driver’s side placed charging port, so this sedan is a plug-in hybrid.
The intention to release a “female” versions of all models Bentley said at the beginning of 2017 Wolfgang Dürheimer, who was then the CEO of the brand. And in the spring of 2018, the company unveiled the Bentayga SUV Hybrid with three-liter 449-horsepower gasoline V6, electric motor and battery, a full charge which is enough for 50 km in electric mode.
It is likely that the next plug-in-hybrid will be the sedan. Given the platform a perfect candidate for the donation of the power plant – the Porsche Panamera. The basic model can be equipped with 2.9-liter 330-horsepower V6 and Flying Spur Speed four-liter 550-horsepower V8, otradi to help both the 136-horsepower electric motor.