Detroit NAIAS 2009: Bentley Continental GTC Speed tops 200 mph

The 2009 Bentley Continental GTC Speed made its world debut at the 2009 Detroit Auto Show as the fastest Bentley convertible ever with the ability to travel 195 mph with the roof down.

Under the hood of the new Bentley Continental GTC Speed is a 6.0L W12 that pumps out 600-hp with a maximum torque of 553 lb-ft. Mated to a 6-speed transmission with two drive modes, the GTC Speed goes from 0 to 60 mph run in just 4.5 seconds.

Prices for the 2009 GTC Speed will be revealed closer to its launch date later this year.

2009 Bentley Continental GTC Speed – Live from the 2009 Detroit Auto Show: