- Year: 2006
- Make: Bentley
- Model: Continental GT
- Trims Available: 1
- Made In: UNITED KINGDOM
- Body & Doors: COUPE 2-DR
- Engine: 6.0L W12 DOHC 48V TURBO
- Transmission: 6-Speed Automatic
- Driveline: AWD
- Seating: 4
- MSRP: $$164,990 USD
- MPG: 11 miles/gallon/18 miles/gallon
- Tires: 275/40R19
- Tank Size: 23.80 gallon
2006 Bentley Continental GT
2006 Bentley Continental GT has an enjoyable COUPE 2-DR body style. It is manufactured in United Kingdom. The car has 1 variation available for its customers. 2006 Bentley Continental GT is seating 4 people. The engine type is 6.0L W12 DOHC 48V TURBO. The car has a large tank size capacity of 23.80 gallon. 2006 Bentley Continental GT uses 11 miles/gallon of gasoline in the city. On highways, the usage of gasoline comes to only 18 miles/gallon. The wheel of the vehicle's axle are AWD driveline. The tires are 275/40R19 which provide comfort and little to non friction. The overall length of the model is 189.30 in. The height of the vehicle is 54.70 in. which is kept as low as possible to keep the vehicle's center of gravity as close to the ground as possible. The Manufacturers Suggested Retail Price is $164,990 USD. 2006 Bentley Continental GT has had 2 recalls in the past 13 years.
Safety & Recalls
Recall 78164 started on 05/15/2008 by MFR effecting 13,420 units.
Summary: BENTLEY IS RECALLING 13,420 MY 2004-2008 CONTINENTAL GT, CONTINENTAL GT SPEED, CONTINENTAL FLYING SPUR, AND CONTINENTAL GTC VEHICLES. THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR ROAD SALT TO CORRODE THE OUTER SURFACE OF THE FUEL FILTER. THIS COULD LEAD TO THE FILTER HOUSING BECOMING POROUS WITH A CORRESPONDING FUEL LEAK.
Consequence: A FUEL LEAK IN THE PRESENCE OF AN IGNITION SOURCE COULD RESULT IN A FIRE.
Remedy: DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE FUEL FILTER AND REPOSITION THE RETAINING CLIP ON ALL AFFECTED VEHICLES. THE RECALL BEGAN ON JUNE 18, 2008. OWNERS MAY CONTACT BENTLEY AT 1-800-777-6923.
Notes: CUSTOMERS MAY CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S VEHICLE SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-327-4236 (TTY: 1-800-424-9153); OR GO TO HTTP://WWW.SAFERCAR.GOV.
Recall 73647 started on 02/15/2008 by MFR effecting 4 units.
Summary: BENTLEY IS RECALLING 4 MY 2004 AND 2006 CONTINENTAL GT AND CONTINENTAL FLYING SPUR VEHICLES. THE REPLACEMENT AIR BAG TRIMMED COVERS HAVE BEEN MANUFACTURED WITH TETHERS OF AN INCORRECT LENGTH.
Consequence: IN THE EVENT OF A CRASH, THIS COULD RESULT IN DAMAGE TO THE AIR BAG ITSELF DURING DEPLOYMENT INCREASING THE RISK OF INJURIES.
Remedy: DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE PASSENGER'S AIR BAG COVER FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON MARCH 11, 2008. OWNERS MAY CONTACT BENTLEY AT 1-800-777-6923.
Notes: BENTLEY RECALL NO. RE08/01.CUSTOMERS MAY ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S VEHICLE SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-327-4236 TTY 1-800-424-9153), OR GO TO HTTP://WWW.SAFERCAR.GOV.