Last completely independent Bentley was released back in 1930. Bentley Mulsanne – the first completely new Bentley over the past 80 years, replacing the model Arnage. Initially, the novelty presented at the competition automotive elegance Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance in California, and the world premiere took place at the Frankfurt Motor Show in 2009.
Configuration and price Bentley Mulsanne 2016.
|V8||$307,000||6.8 petrol (512 hp)||Automatic (8)||rear|
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The name of the new Bentley Mulsanne was in honor of one of the turns of the legendary ring Sarte, which held the race 24 Hours of Le Mans. Production of Bentley Mulsanne established the modernized factory in Crewe (Crewe). To build a Bentley Mulsanne takes more than two months, with half of the time takes meticulous handmade finishing salon. Under the hood, Bentley Mulsanne upgraded 6.75-liter V8 engine with twin-turbo, borrowed from its predecessor, but driven to compliance with environmental standards “Euro 5”. The engine is mounted in a pair of 8-band automatic ZF, transmitting traction on the rear axle.
From zero to hundreds of huge sedan (length – 5575 mm, width – 1926, height – 1 521, the value of the wheelbase – 3266) weighing 2600 kg accelerates 7.0 seconds and a top speed reaches Bentley Mulsan 233 km/h . According to Volkswagen, the level of emissions of the new engine was reduced by 15 percent compared to its predecessor.
Updated Bentley Mulsanne 2015.
At the Geneva Motor Show 2013 Bentley Mulsanne debuts an updated 2015 model year, which is now even more luxurious.
Engine restyled sedan versions the same, so specifications Bentley Mulsanne 2015 have not changed – all innovations aimed at improving the interior, which acquired footrests rear passengers, with new, softer, headrests, armrests and more comfortable with electric shutters on the windows. The front headrests sedan has registered an 8-inch LCD monitor, which can display an image with a multimedia system equipped with a DVD-player, HDD 20 GB, wireless headphones and remote control.
In addition, Bentley Mulsanne rear passengers in 2015 received a new all-metal tables with a wireless keyboard and a place for mounting tablet iPad. And located in the glove compartment of a router provides connectivity to the Internet for up to eight devices. Receiving orders for the updated sedan Bentley Mulsan started in February 2014, the price of the car is $307,000.