With its beautiful design both inside and out, a generous amount of passenger space, many premium amenities, a powerful engine, numerous performance-enhancing features, and high-level safety, the 2020 Bentley Continental GT is a wonderful choice for a high-performance luxury car. In this 2020 Bentley Continental GT vs 2020 BMW M8 head-to-head comparison, we show how the Continental GT outshines the competition.
The Bentley Continental GT delivers phenomenal performance with its available 6.0-liter turbocharged V12 engine, which churns out 626 horsepower and 664 lb-ft of torque. The available 4.4-liter turbocharged V8 engine in the BMW M8 generates 617 horsepower and 553 lb-ft of torque. The Continental GT is also more efficient, with an estimated highway fuel economy of 26 mpg, compared to 21 mpg for the M8.
Compare the 2020 Bentley Continental GT and 2020 BMW M8
The Continental GT has several other advantages for performance. It is more maneuverable, with a turning circle of 37.8’, compared to 39.0’ for the M8. It has an aerodynamic design, with a drag coefficient of just .29 Cd, compared to .33 Cd for the M8. With its larger wheels (standard 21”/available 22” vs standard 20”), the Continental GT provides excellent handling. Also, unlike the M8, the Continental GT has an adjustable active suspension system, which adjusts according to the road and driving conditions to provide a smooth ride.
Another advantage of the Continental GT is its spacious interior, with a total passenger volume of 87 cu-ft, compared to 81 cu-ft for the M8. For added comfort on your drives, the Continental GT offers an available massaging function for the front seats. The M8 doesn’t offer a massaging function.
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