Luxury, leather, well-equipped, quality ride, fast. All these words are describing the 2016 Bentley Mulsanne. This car is very impressive, it has an elegant, but at the same time a sporty look. It comes with a ton of standard equipment. It seems like the company was paying attention to every possible detail in interior design.
For more details about the new 2016 Bentley Mulsanne, keep reading.
Exterior and interior design
As for the exterior, the 2016 Bentley Mulsanne has a very unique style. It looks elegant, sporty and extravagant. At the front, it comes with hive-like grille and headlamps with chrome details and with another pair of smaller lamps. The car is set on 20 inch wheels, while as an optional, the company offers 21 inches wheels.
Interior wise, inside is all luxury. The cabin is covered all over the place with cowhides, along with wood and metal details. Various buttons and switches are made from glass. It seems like the company wanted every detail in the car to look perfect. They also wanted to provide the comfort to all four passengers. The two rear seats are apart from each other, so both of the rear passengers have their own private space. This car, like other Mulsannes, is coming with a bottle coller, placed between the rear seats. This model is equipped with so many standard features that the list is quite long. Some of them are: 14-speaker audio system, 8 inch display, Bluetooth connectivity, etc.
As for the standard safety features, the 2016 Bentley Mulsanne has a volumetric alarm system, airbags for the driver and the passenger, etc.
2016 Bentley Mulsanne Specs
Engine wise, the 2016 Bentley Mulsanne is powered by a 6.75-liter V-8 Twin Turbo Flexible engine. This model in its standard form is coming with incredible 505 hp and 752 pound-feet of torque. The engine will be mated with an eight-speed automatic transmission and on the steering wheel is the paddle shift. It is coming with RWD system. This car needs only 5.1 seconds to reach 60 mph. The top speed of the new Bentley Mulsanne is set on 184 mph.
If you want even more speed, than you should consider the Mulsanne Speed. This car is even quicker and it is coming with a similar 6.75-liter twin-turbocharged V-8 engine. In order to bring more torque, this engine is a little different and it can deliver 530 hp and 811 pound-feet of torque. It can achieve 60 mph in 4.8 seconds. The top speed of the Mulsanne Speed is 190 mph.
Unfortunately, the gas mileage rate is not so good. The numbers are: 11 mpg city, 18 mpg highway and 13 mpg combined.
2016 Bentley Mulsanne Price
The price for the 2016 Bentley Mulsanne, 4-door sedan, is $ 303.700, while the price for the Mulsanne Speed is higher for more than $30.000, precisely $335.600.
All that luxury in the interior with leather, wood and metal is apsolutely fabulous and you have to love it. It also provides very good ride quality. Unfortunately, if the gas mileage is very important to you, than you should consider some other car.