Bentley unveils Mulsanne Speed at Paris Auto Show 2014
Bentley unveiled a new flagship model at the Paris Motor Show on October 2nd, 2014, positioned at the very pinnacle of automotive luxury and performance. The new Mulsanne Speed is the fastest ultra luxury
driving experience in the world.
The Mulsanne Speed achieves 537 PS (530 bhp 395 kW), 1,100 Nm (811 lb.ft) and accelerates to 60 mph in 4.8 seconds (0-100 km/h in 4.9 seconds). It achieves a top speed of 190 mph (305 km/h). This impressive performance is matched by a 13% gain in efficiency. To read more about the new Mulsanne Speed click here.
The signature Mulsanne ultra-luxury sedan has been updated for 2015, to complement the launch of the performance-focused Mulsanne Speed. These include the same efficiency upgrades as the Mulsanne Speed and changes to gearbox callibration which promote an even more comfortable and refined driving experience.
New paint colours, hide and veneer options are also available for the Mulsanne range.
Joining the Mulsanne and Mulsanne Speed at the Show is Bentley’s powerful four door sedan - the Flying Spur - and two dynamic Grand Tourers, the Continental GT V8 S and the Continental GT Speed.
During the press conference, Wolfgang Dürheimer, Chairman and CEO of Bentley Motors, commented:
“We listen carefully to the needs and preferences of our customers and it is this approach that has made Bentley the most sought after luxury car brand in the world. We are the choice of many high achievers, independent thinkers, world leaders and Royal Families around the world. The new Mulsanne Speed offers an unrivalled combination of ultra-luxury and effortless performance, and a wealth of bespoke features to bring each customer’s personal vision to life.”
Watch the Mulsanne Speed Launch film here.