Bentley Continental GT3 race car

Bentley has unveiled an all-new Continental GT3 race car, currently in development for the 2018 Motorsport season.

Based on the new GT road car, the second generation Bentley Continental GT3 is the latest dedicated race car in an acclaimed Bentley motorsport lineage that includes the 4½ Litre, Speed Six and Speed 8 Le Mans winners.

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It directly follows and improves upon the first-generation Continental GT3, which has proven to be a championship-winning endurance racer, scoring 120 podiums and 45 wins across 528 races around the world to date.

Bentley’s Director of Motorsport, Brian Gush comments:
“After four years of success with our Continental GT3, we’re excited to reveal our second-generation car. The new car leaves no area or system untouched in the search for even better performance, and the early test results are promising.

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The new Continental GT road car has proved to be a great starting point for the development of a new racer, and the engineering development work is true to Bentley’s impeccable standards.”

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source Bentley