Bentley Turbo R 1985-1997 & Turbo RT 1997-1999


April 20, 2013 By Mike Lee
Last updated on July 28, 2015
Bentley Turbo R (1986-1997)
Country
UK
Top Speed (mph)
135-43
0-60 mph
6.8
1/4 mile
15
0-1 km
28
BHP
328 (unofficial & varies)
Torque lbft
350-500 (varies)
Engine capacity CC/CU
6750/412
Engine type
V8 Fuel Injection
Aspiration
Turbocharged
Compression Ratio
8.0:1
Valve Type/No
Overhead 16
Transmission (manual/auto)
Automatic
No of speeds
3
Wheels driven
RWD
Brakes F/R
Disc/Disc
No. of Seats
4/5
Length (in)
207.4
Width (in)
74.3
Height (in)
58.3
Kerb Weight (lbs)
4954
Additional Info: Introduced in 1985 with we believe 2 carburettors before gaining fuel injection in 1986. The Turbo R had a number of minor tweeks here and there during it’s production and also included a Turbo R Sport in 1996 with 385bhp, a 150mph top speed and SAT Nav installed. A LWB version was added in 1989. From 1997-1999 a Turbo RT was produced with 400bhp/590lb-ft, 0-60 in 6 secs and a 150mph top speed.

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