The 1998-2000 Bentley Continental was the ultimate expression of high luxury and brute performance from this British marque owned by VW. Appearing at once squarish and racy, the Continental offered all the handcrafted touches a buyer with $300,000 expected (and probably deserved), plus the thrill of acceleration provided by a torquey, 6.75-liter V-8.
1998 Bentley Continental T coupe.
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Pluses of the 1998-2000 Bentley Continental:
- Enormous power and torque
- Top-flight cabin materials
- Sheer presence
Minuses of the 1998-2000 Bentley Continental:
- Tendency to understeer
Specifications of the 1998-2000 Bentley
Wheelbase, inches: 116.5-120.5
Length, inches: 206.3-210.3
Weight, pounds: 4,500-5,400
Estimated price, new: $303,000-$330,000
Engines for the 1998-2000 Bentley Continental:
|ohv V-8*||412 cid||385-420||1998-2000|
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