Paris Hilton’s Pink Bentley Continental GT Coupe
Paris Hilton is one of the first few people who have commissioned the pink Bentley Continental GT Coupe but this is for a good cause. The proceeds of the sale will go to a nonprofit research for finding breast cancer cure. The Passion Pink GT was commission by Bentley in San Diego through their in house customization. This can help increase awareness for the organization. Under the hood of Paris’s Bentley is a turbocharged 6.0 liter W12 engine that can produce 567 hp and 518 lb ft of torque. Compared to other models from this famous car manufacturer, they made small and careful improvements to this 2012 Continental GT. Although the whole car has the same shape, there are small design cues that will help you distinguish this new one from old models. The front turn signals are smaller and grilles are larger. Overall the look is much sleeker and very modern.
Pink Bentley side view
Paris Hilton driving her Pink Bentley
If you want speed, this new Continental GT will not disappoint you. The top speed can reach about 198 mph. in fact this can reach 0-60 mph in just 4.4 seconds. The improved performance can be attributed to the newly installed ZF six-speed automatic transmission. They also added Quickshift technology wherein the auto box can change gear in short period of time and it can shift gear on the downshifts. The improvement of performance can also be attributed to the weight loss of the model. It reduced 143 lbs from about 5000 lbs. Much of its weight is coming from suspension which is purely aluminum.
Paris’s Hilton Pink Bentley
Pink Bentley rear view
Bentley has also done minor recalibration on some of its parts. As a result the Continental GT feels lighter and sportier. There are people who say that it’s a big car but once you drive it you will realize that the handling is just right for its size. The body roll control is truly impressive especially if you are going through corners. The all wheel drive system is producing under steer that would let you reach limits. It will just glide with speed which seems to be impossible for its weight. The steel brakes can easily make this continental GT to stop.
Paris Hilton inside her pink Bentley
Pink Bentley open truck
There is also an optional carbon ceramic disc that would make steering light. This is something that separates sports cars from other cars on this price range. Definitely this Continental GT serves as a symbol for prestige but nonetheless it is a car that is full of energy. For fashion conscious Paris Hilton, this is a perfect drive around Beverly Hills. You will surely love the stylish piece of steering wheel with thick rim that frames modern and expensive looking gauges. There is also an 8 inch touch screen for entertainment system that is faster and better.
Paris Hilton’s initials on her Pink Bentley
Pink Bentley’s wheel with Paris Hilton’s initials
Usually celebrities like to customize their cars and look different from other people’s cars and draw attention. Another example is Justin Bieber’s chrome car Fisker Karma.