Bentley introduced a special convertible Continental GT Convertible (GTC), which was dedicated to the legendary sports Bentley Blower of 1929 and the driver Tim Birkin. This is the last special model in the “century trilogy” brand, which is celebrating its centenary. Results will be released 100 copies.
Distinctive features of the Bentley Continental GT Convertible Number 1, built in Atelier Mulliner are special badges on the wings, covered with 18-carat gold. Plus the door sills with the instance number. Koroma on rotating display in the salon there is a special detail, cast piston 90-year-old Bentley Blower, which participated in the “Le Mans”.
The special model will be available in the color Dragon Red II or Beluga, with the option package Black Line and a carbon fiber bodykit, 22-inch wheels, special interior trim. After record speed of 220 km/h, which Tim Birkin was established on the race track at Brooklands in 1932, the front grille applied white numeral “1”.
Special Bentley Continental GT Convertible is equipped with a Number 1 standard model 6.0-litre W12 engine with a capacity of 635 horsepower. Pair the engine is 8-speed “robot” with double clutch. Acceleration to 100 km/h the convertible requires 3.8 seconds and the maximum is 333 km/h.