The Flying Spur W12 S is a luxury sports sedan with the power many supercar owners can only dream of – and with the craftsmanship for which Bentley has long been renowned.
While every car in the Flying Spur range could be described in such terms, the introduction of the new Flying Spur W12 S raises the bar once again.
The first four-door Bentley to achieve a top speed in excess of 200 mph, the Flying Spur W12 S sets new standards in the world of luxury cars. The engine has been tuned for added power and torque, alongside the introduction of suspension settings that deliver truly dynamic handling, without compromise to the car’s refined ride. With sporting details in evidence inside and out, there is no question that the Flying Spur W12 S is a car for the serious driver. Indeed, for many, it provides all the driving satisfaction of a grand tourer, alongside the range, space for luggage and rear comfort of the world’s finest luxury sedan. This is a flagship model with a darker side.
Road presence. A term that takes on new meaning with the introduction of the new Flying Spur W12 S. Never before has a luxury sedan driven so confidently into territory normally occupied by supercars. And while that confidence comes, in part, from a 6.0-litre engine with the power to propel the car and its occupants to a phenomenal to speed of 202 mph, the signs are clear long before entering the cabin.
Like many Bentleys before it, the power line cuts a sleek, superformed crease from the front wheel arch, along the side of the Flying Spur W12 S. It’s a purposeful profile common to each of the models in the Flying Spur range, yet the dark details that adorn its exterior send a series of striking signals. While it represents yet another quintessential demonstration of the handcrafted luxury for which Bentley is famous, this is a car for the serious driver to appreciate.
A truly remarkable car that takes luxury in a thrilling new direction, the Flying Spur W12 S is a dynamic new addition to the family. With high performance fine-tuning and stunning design details, the W12 S offers the ultimate driving experience.
This remarkable car is built around the power of a 6.0-litre, twin-turbo W12 engine supplying substantially increased power and torque for thrilling performance. The engine delivers an electrifying 635PS and a maximum torque of 820 Nm. These enhancements deliver smooth, surging acceleration from 0-60 mph in 4.2 seconds. The W12 S also offers a useful 672km range between refuelling stops, enabling the driver to appreciate uninterrupted driving pleasure.
The exhilarating performance of the Flying Spur W12 S is matched only by the design of the driving experience inside the cabin. Knurled gear-shift paddles and a high-performance Sports Plus steering wheel ensures the drive is engaging and dynamic. These are details to make handling exhilarating, ensuring the driver feels completely connected to the road.
The Flying Spur W12 S is a sedan that is as thrilling and satisfying to drive as any grand tourer; truly a remarkable car.
Unique interior styling distinguishes the Flying Spur W12 S as nothing short of radical.
The Flying Spur W12 S steel treadplates encountered on stepping into the cabin are just the beginning. A unique seat colour split has been developed to lend the interior a distinct sporting feel. Contrast stitching catches the eye on both the steering wheel and seat inserts, with unique headrest stitching completing a sleek, stylish upholstery design.
|Max power||635 PS / 626 bhp / 467 kw @ 6000 rpm|
|Fuel Type||EU 95 to 98 RON US / ROW 92 to 98 RON|
|Combined||19.2 mpg / 14.7 litres / 100km|
|City driving (US)||12 mpg|
|Highway driving (US)||20 mpg|
|Maximum torque||820 Nm / 605 lb.ft @ 2000 rpm|
|Max speed||202 mph / 325 km/h|
|CO2 emissions||335 g/km|
|Length||5299 mm / 208.6 in|
|Width Across Mirrors||2207 mm / 86.9 in|
|Height||1488 mm / 58.6 in|
|Wheelbase||3066 mm / 120.7in|
|Gross Vehicle Weight||2972 kg / 6552 lb|
|Boot Volume||475 litres / 16.7 cu ft|
|Fuel Tank Capacity||90 litres / 20 gallons / 24 US gallons|
|Kerb Weight||2475 kg / 5456 lb|
|Emission Controls||LEV II|