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Soft-tops - specifications

 Bentley Continental GTCMorgan Aero 8
On-the-road price/total as tested"£130,500/£133,965""£62,500/£66,009"
Length/wheelbase"4,804/2,745mm""4,120/2,535mm"
Height/width"1,398/1,916mm""1,200/1,770mm"
"Retained value (after 3yrs/36,000)"N/A (Conti GT 51.5 per cent)N/A
Running costs (pence per mile)N/AN/A
Engine/capacity "W12/5,998cc twin turbo""V8/4,398cc"
Peak power "552/6,100 bhp/rpm""325/6,100 bhp/rpm"
Peak torque "650/1,600 Nm/rpm""448/3,600 Nm/rpm"
Transmission "6-spd, auto/4WD""6-spd, man/rwd"
Fuel tank capacity/spare wheel90 litres/inflation kit55 litres/foam sealant
Boot capacity 235 litres250 litres
Kerbweight/payload"2,475/425kg""1,351/206kg"
Turning circle/drag coefficient11.2 metres/0.34Cd10.0 metres/0.39Cd
Euro NCAP rating/insurance grp/cost "N/A/20/£4,041 ""N/A/20/£1,519"
Basic warranty (miles)/recovery3yrs (unltd)/3yrs Bentley"2yrs (24,000)/1yr Morgan"
Service intervals/UK dealers"10,000 miles/22""5,000 miles/22"
Cost of 1st/2nd/3rd service "£750/£1,150/£750"Free/£45/£315
0-60/0-100mph4.8/11.9 secsN/A
30-70 thru gears 4.6 secsN/A
30-50 in 3rd/4th 2.8/3.8 secs2.7/4.3 secs
50-70 in 5th/6th 5.3/7.1 secs4.7/6.3 secs
Top speed 195mph160mph
Braking 60-0/30-0mph 37.3/10.0 metres37.3/9.2 metres
Noise levels outside/idle/30/70mph60/49/60/66dB62/55/68/80dB
Time to raise/lower roof23.8/21.9 secs11.5/6.8 secs
Auto Express economy/range15.2mpg/301 miles22.0mpg/266 miles
Govt urban/extra-urban/combined 10.8/23.7/16.5mpg17.3/35.8/25.9mpg
CO2 emissions/tax bracket410g/km/35 per cent264g/km/35 per cent
Annual tax liability std/higher rate"£10,048/£18,270""£4,812/£8,750"
Airbags/Isofix/parking/rain sensorsFour/yes/yes/yesTwo/no/TBA/no
Air-con/climate control/heated windscreenYes/yes/noYes/no/yes
Auto box/paddleshifters/adaptive dampersYes/yes/yesNo/no/no
Electric roof/hard top/wind deflectorYes/no/yes"No/£2,938/no"
Leather/elec/heated seats/folding mirrorsYes/yes/yes/yes"£1,998/no/no/no"
Met paint/xenons/elec boot/trip computerYes/yes/£585£511/yes/yes+/yes
Sat-nav/CD changer/MP3/BluetoothYes/yes/no/yesNo/no/no/no
Stab/cruise ctrl/m’func wheel/adj reach/rakeYes/yes/yes/yes/yesYes/yes/no/yes/yes
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