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V1212 Cylinder Engine
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Spies reckon that it will bear more than a passing resemblance to the Maybach model, and will come with a twin-turbo 12 cylinder engine option to rival the new Bentley Flying Spur.
When the new S 65 AMG arrives here next year with a price tag of about PS120,000 it will be the only German high performance premium model on offer with a 12 cylinder engine, which in this case is a monster unit of 6.0-litres plus the added benefit of twin turbochargers.
The model is to be equipped with a new 12 cylinder engine that delivers 690bhp and 509 lb-ft of torque, and reaches a top speed of 217mph.
The vehicle is equipped with a 6.0 litre 12 cylinder engine that delivers 510bhp and 420lb-ft of torque.
Since the launch of the original GT in 2003, the W12-engined Continental range has gone from strength to strength with over 50,000 sales worldwide, making Bentley's factory in Crewe, England, the largest producer of 12 cylinder engines in the world.
Since the launch of the original GT in 2003, the W12-engined Continental range has gone from strength to strength with more than 50,000 sales worldwide, making Bentley's factory in Crewe the largest producer of 12 cylinder engines in the world.
The 85-acre site, which now employs 1,000 people, is one of three engine plants for BMW, the others being Munich where the six, eight and 12 cylinder engines are produced and Steyr in Austria, which builds the bulk of the diesel engines.
Munich produces six, eight and 12 cylinder engines and the high performance engine for the M saloon car.