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Bentley EXP Speed 8

Country GB
Year 2001
Engine Audi
Engine Type 90°V8
Cams 4
Valves/cyl 4.0000
Bore 0.000
Stroke 0.000
Capacity (cc) 3596
Power (at revs) 650 HP/7000
Torque 650 Nm/7000
Induction "2 Garrett (1,87)"
Fuel system fuel injection
Chassis type CF monocoque
Body type coupé
Designer A. MacQueen/rtn
Front suspension "torsion bar, wishbone, pushrod"
Rear suspension "coil, wishbone, pushrod"
Shock absorbers Dynamic
Engine position mid
Wheelbase (mm) 2730
Front track (mm) 1700
Rear track (mm) 1680
Weight (kg) 900
Drive rear
Number of gears 6
Gearbox Bentley/XTrac sequential T
Fuel tank size (litres) 90
Brakes AP
Front brake type CF disc
Rear brake type CF disc
Front rims "12,25 x 18"
Rear rims 13 x 18
Tyres Dunlop
Front tyres 29/65-18
Rear tyres 31/71-18
Maximum speed (kph) 360

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