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2012 Bentley Continental GTC W12

2012 Bentley Continental GTC W12 Specifications

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About the 2012 Bentley Continental GTC W12

The 2012 Bentley Continental GTC W12 is an all-wheel drive two-door convertible that was released to the Australian market on 01/10/2011 classified as a 3W MY12. The Continental is regarded as a sports car built in GREAT BRITAIN with prices from a dealer as a used car starting at A$171,700.

The Continental is an all-wheel drive 2 door with 4 seats, powered by a 6.0L W12 engine that has 411 kW of power (at 6100 rpm) and 650 Nm of torque (at 1600 rpm) via an Eight-speed Automatic. BENTLEY claims the Continental GTC W12 uses 14.9L/100km of Premium Unleaded Petrol in the combined city and highway cycle while putting out 347g of CO2. It has a 90L fuel tank, meaning it should be able to travel 604km per full tank.

The Continental measures 1398mm (55.0 inches) in height, 4806mm (189.2 inches) in length, 1918mm (75.5 inches) in width with a 2746mm (108.1 inches) wheelbase that brings about a total of 2495kg (6054.9 lbs) of unladen weight. The Continental GTC W12 comes standard with 275/45 R19 front tyres and 275/45 R19 rear tyres. It requires a service every 12 months or 16,000 km, whichever comes first.

The 2012 Bentley Continental GTC W12 has a 110mm ground clearance. It has a final gear ratio of 2.85.

The VIN number can be found on the Driver Side Top Scuttle and the compliance plate is located on the Lower Left Firewall. An example VIN number would be similar to SCBCE63W34C020073.


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Bentley Continental GTC W12 Details
Used Price From DealerA$171,700
Trade-In ValueA$149,400
Series3W MY12
Body Styletwo-door convertible
Release date01/10/2011
Discontinued date31/03/2014
Drive typeAWD
VIN plate locationDriver Side Top Scuttle
Compliance plate locationLower Left Firewall
VIN ExampleSCBCE63W34C020073
Country of originGREAT BRITAIN
SegmentSports Car
Safety ANCAP rating-
Number of doors2
Seating capacity4
Bentley Continental GTC W12 Engine Specifications
Size5998cc, 6.0L
Power @ RPM 411kW @ 6100rpm (551.2 hp)
Torque @ RPM650Nm @ 1600rpm (479.4 lb-ft)
Number of Valves48
Euro Rating-
Compression ratio9
Power/weight ratio164.7kw/tonne
Bore/stroke84mm × 90.2mm (3.3in × 3.5in)
Bentley Continental GTC W12 Drivetrain and Wheels
TransmissionEight-speed Automatic
Drive typeall-wheel drive
Turning circle-
Brake (front) typeDISC - VENTILATED
Brake (rear) typeDISC - VENTILATED
Front tyre & wheel size275/45 R19 - 9x19
Rear tyre & wheel size275/45 R19 - 9x19
Front suspension typeDouble wishbone, 4 links, Anti roll bar
Rear suspension typeAnti roll bar, Trapezoidal link, Multi leaf spring
Bentley Continental GTC W12 Fuel Specifications
Fuel tank capacity90L
Fuel consumption (combined average)14.9L / 100km
Fuel consumption city (average)-
Fuel consumption highway (average)-
Vehicle range604.0km (375.3 miles)
Emission standard-
E10 compatible-
CO2 emissions (combined)347g / 100km
CO2 emissions (city)-
CO2 emissions (highway)-
Bentley Continental GTC W12 Dimensions
Length4806mm (189.2 inches)
Width1918mm (75.5 inches)
Height1398mm (55.0 inches)
Wheelbase2746mm (108.1 inches)
Front track1664mm (65.5 inches)
Rear track1655mm (65.2 inches)
Ground clearance110mm (4.3 inches)
Unladen weight2495kg (5501.5 lbs)
Gross Vehicle Mass2900kg (6394.5 lbs)
Gross Combination Mass-
Bentley Continental GTC W12 Towing Capacity
Braked towing capacity-
Unbraked towing capacity-
Bentley Continental GTC W12 Warranty
Warranty length36 months
Warranty distanceUnlimited km
Bentley Continental GTC W12 Servicing
Service interval (km)16,000 km
Service interval (months)12 months
Bentley Continental GTC W12 Options
Standard Features
  • Dual Front Airbags Package
  • Anti-lock Braking
  • Auto Climate Control with Dual Temp Zones
  • Air Suspension
  • Anti-theft Wheel Bolts
  • 19 Inch Alloy Wheels
  • Brake Assist
  • Body Coloured Exterior Mirrors
  • Cruise Control
  • Central Locking
  • Daytime Running Lights - LED
  • Electronic Brake Force Distribution
  • Electronic Stability Program
  • Electric Top
  • Heated Front Seats
  • Engine Immobiliser
  • Keyless Entry and Drive
  • Leather Steering Wheel
  • Leather Upholstery
  • Multi Function Control Screen
  • Multi Function Steering Wheel
  • Power Adjustable Steering Column
  • Power Door Closing
  • Parking Distance Control Rear
  • Power front seats with memory
  • Power Mirrors
  • Power Exterior Mirrors - Heated
  • Power Steering
  • Power Windows
  • Remote Boot/Hatch Release
  • Radio Compact Disc Player
  • Rear Lights - LED
  • Rear Spoiler
  • Rain Sensing Wipers
  • Side Airbags
  • Satellite Navigation
  • Automatic/Self levelling Suspension
  • Sound System with 8 Speakers
  • Traction Control System
  • Television
  • Wood Grain Trim
  • Xenon Headlights
Optional Features-