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Bentley Continental GT3 Debuts at Goodwood

Discussion in 'Off Topic' started by RaceDepartment, Jul 12, 2013.

  1. RaceDepartment

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  2. Jimi Hughes

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    Phhwwaaar!
     
  3. Nero Sehovic

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    I like it but it's a racing dino compared to the other cars... a bit like the BMW M6 by Alpina in the past :)
     
  4. Bram

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    One of the coolest racing cars of 2013 for me. Can't wait to see and hear it in action.
     
  5. Jimi Hughes

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    Totally agree Bram :)

    Absolute stunner! Hope its as quick as it id good looking!
     
  6. JakkeFin

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    Lucky number seven ;)
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3lNRL2GhJDk
     
  7. Eckhart von Glan

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    we're getting all mixed up here, first thought these were latest assetto corsa shots ...
     
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  8. Marian Zelenka

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    The downforce is strong with this one. Premium

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    Like the Nissan GTR wasn't a dino too. :)
     
  9. Aidan Keranen

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    speechless :D
     
  10. Nero Sehovic

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    Ehh... no not really : The Bentley is huge compared to the GT-R :)
     
  11. Marian Zelenka

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    The downforce is strong with this one. Premium

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    Bentley GT3:

    Length: 4950 mm
    Width: 2030 mm
    Height: 1350 mm

    Nissan GTR GT3:

    Length: 4780 mm
    Width: 2036 mm
    Height: 1369 mm

    Mercedes SLS GT3:

    Length: 4638 mm
    Width: 1939 mm
    Height: 1262 mm

    McLaren MP4-12C GT3: :)

    Length: 4507 mm
    Width: 1909 mm
    Height: 1199 mm

    But these dimensions might not be fully correct.
     
  12. Nero Sehovic

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    Just stand next to the car in real life and u will see what I mean ;)
     
  13. nijeat

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    OK, now time to see Quattroporte GT3 too.
     
  14. Nero Sehovic

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  16. Nero Sehovic

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    Yea but with a little bit of tweaks here and there u almost have a proper GT3 car :D
     
  17. Hampus Andersson

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    Alpina don´t build or race M cars :) (they did but that was many years ago)
    You are thinking of the green Alpina B6 i think.
     
  18. Tony Holder

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    Continental GT3 Specifications
    Engine 4.0-litre twin-turbo V8, repositioned to the rear of the engine bay, Cosworth engine management system
    Power Approx. 600 bhp derestricted
    Oil System Dry sump
    Transmission Rear wheel drive, Xtrac six-speed sequential transaxle gearbox, racing clutch, steering wheel mounted paddle operated pneumatic gear shift
    Drivetrain Carbon fibre propshaft, limited slip differential
    Suspension Double wishbone suspension front and rear, four-way adjustable racing dampers
    Steering Hydraulic power-assisted steering
    Brakes Ventilated iron disc brakes front and rear, Brembo six-piston front calipers, four-piston rear calipers, driver-adjustable brake bias
    Safety FIA-specification steel roll cage, Sparco six-point FIA safety harness, onboard fire extinguisher, onboard pneumatic jack system.
    Fuel System FIA-specification racing fuel cell
    Electronics Race-specification ABS and traction control. Lightweight race battery.
    Wheels OZ Racing 18” x 13” rims
    Tyres 310 / 710 R18
    Aerodynamics Carbon fibre front splitter, rear wing and body panels. Lightweight, aerodynamically-optimised bumpers, bonnet, sills and fenders
    Length 4950 mm
    Width 2030 mm
    Height 1350 mm
    Weight <1300 kg
    Weight Distribution 52 : 48
     
  19. Nero Sehovic

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    Indeed. I can't remember who built the car in the past but that is indeed the car I am talking about.

    Seen it once IRL @ FIA GT3 at Zolder :)