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Bentley shows subtle, classic style with Continental GT V8 S

Body-color headlight surrounds and a powerful stance mark the V8-powered Continental GT.

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The backbone of the Bentley lineup, the Continental comes in a variety of configurations, including coupe and convertible.

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The Continental GT is a grand tourer, a two-door coupe with four seats, but primarily meant for two people.

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With a standard all-wheel-drive system, the Continental GT handles well.

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A standard air suspension includes four settings, ranging from comfort to sport.

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This 2016 Continental shows off the brand's subtle design, with unadorned lighting surrounds.

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This model also includes an "S" is in its name, denoting a sport version.

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The Continental GT V8 S sports a new twin-turbocharged V-8 engine, good for 521 horsepower but managing 25 mpg on the highway.

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Red brake calipers and a red background for the Bentley badge are attributes of the S, or sport, model.

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The small trunk can accommodate a couple of roller bags.

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Bentley uses fine quality coachwork in the cabin, and the seats have an optional massage function.

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This sport model shows off yellow embroidery, matching the body color, on the seats.

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The rear seats exist, but no one would want to sit here for long.

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