(5.0) 1 reviews
MSRP: $49,645$86,337
Body Style: Coupe
Combined MPG: 13
Engine: 552-hp, 6.0-liter W-12 (premium)
Drivetrain: All-wheel Drive
2008 Bentley Continental GT

Our Take on the 2008 Bentley Continental GT

Our Take

The Continental GT adds a GT Speed variant for 2008 that cranks out a blistering 600 horsepower, compared to the regular GT's 552 hp. Both cars boast styling changes from last year's GT. In the $200,000 exotic-car range, Bentley's coupes represent a more civilized — if not qu... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Gas mileage
  • Price

Notable Features

  • Pillarless-coupe styling
  • Twin-turbo 552-hp W-12
  • Six-speed automatic
  • Contemporary looks with traditional hallmarks

2 Trims Available

A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up.


It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.