bentley racing

Man and machine

V12 - “The car also has 24 exhaust pipes, however it only has 12 cylinders, contrary to some rumors; this is because the engine is a twin-port design.”

Type: 12-cylinder V engine
Bore: 6 38 in (160 mm)
Stroke:
6 12 in (170 mm)
Displacement:
2,490 cu in (40.8 L)
Dry weight:
1,120 lb (510 kg) Components
Valvetrain
:
Four valves per cylinder, overhead camshaft
Fuel type:
Petrol
Cooling system:
Liquid-cooled Performance
Power output:
850 hp (630 kW) at 2,500 rpm
Specific power
:
0.33 hp/in³ (15.2 kW/L)
Power-to-weight ratio
:
0.76 hp/lb (1.25 kW/kg)