Since the launch of the original GT in 2003, the W12-engined Continental range has gone from strength to strength with more than 50,000 sales worldwide, making Bentley's factory in Crewe the largest producer of 12 cylinder engines in the world.
What does V12 stand for?
V12 stands for 12 Cylinder Engine
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The model is to be equipped with a new 12 cylinder engine that delivers 690bhp and 509 lb-ft of torque, and reaches a top speed of 217mph.
The Audi R15 TDI has a 600 horsepower engine which is lighter than the 12 cylinder engine in the previous R10 model.
0-litre (5998cc), 12 cylinder engine with 4 valves per cylinder.
Spies reckon that it will bear more than a passing resemblance to the Maybach model, and will come with a twin-turbo 12 cylinder engine option to rival the new Bentley Flying Spur.
0 litre 12 cylinder engine that delivers 510bhp and 420lb-ft of torque.