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- 1 2015 Bentley Grand Convertible engine and transmission
- 2 2015 Bentley Grand Convertible design changes
- 3 History of the model
- 4 2015 Bentley Grand Convertible video review
Bentley has unveiled a new version of an exclusive drop called Grand Convertible.
This version was made in a single case, however, the company does not exclude that after the official debut will be created two dozen of such models, which will have exclusive equipment and technology. According to one of the representatives of the British company, this version is waiting for review by clients of the brand, in order to decide whether to issue additional cars.
“We guarantee that if the new product will be a serial, it will be exclusive and collectible model with a limited edition” – says the Chairman of the Board and President of Bentley Wolfgang Durheimer.
The British concern do not announce mass production of new products, awaiting customer reaction after the premiere.
Release date: late 2015
2015 Bentley Grand Convertible engine and transmission
If you look at this model, you can find a lot in common with the previously submitted version of the Mulsanne, but in this case the car’s only got two doors and a special sliding roof. From “charged” new Mulsanne inherited power unit – 538-strong’s 6.75-litre twin-turbo engine.
Show car based on the new Mulsanne Speed, with the already familiar sedan 8-cylinder V-shaped twin-turbo engine with a 6.75-liter that develops 538 horsepower with a decent four-digit torque of 1100 Newton metres and can accelerate the car to hundred kmh in 5.2 seconds. The power unit is paired with an eight-speed automatic transmission.
The driver of the sedan can select sport mode drive – in this case, car’s engine will operate in the mode of not lower than 2000 rpm, and the pneumat suspension will become tougher.
2015 Bentley Grand Convertible design changes
Quadruple Grand Convertible represents the Mulsanne sedan but with only two doors and hard roof, replaced by a soft removable top. The convertible retains recognizable Bentley style: two-tone paint (deep blue tone with a silver tone) and grill with round headlights. The concept is equipped with a 6.75 litre V8 petrol engine with a capacity of 537 horsepower, which can accelerate to 100 km/h in just 5.2 seconds. In the interior used a leather naturally tanned in 14 different shades and curtain trunk is made of wood veneer.
Presented the car is painted in an exclusive color Sequin Blue, and the interior features a combination leather and wood trim. The lid of the trunk was made of veneer, which, according to representatives of Bentley, will be the largest wooden item, used in the decoration of cars in the history of the company.
Dominant in the body color is a deep blue color with sparkles of silver dust is successfully combined with coated metal color is the engine and frame of the windscreen, and also with polished 5-spiked wheels, chrome strip at the bottom of the doors and rear wings. Inside the car the finishing of high quality leather with contrast stitching and sizing shelf behind the rear seat out of wood. The instrument panel is also covered with wood veneer, the upper part of the panel is made of black leather, and rear shelf manufacturer calls the largest ever used by area, in the entire history of the British company.
To seat facings use only first-class bull skin, as the cow is considered to be less durable. To design one salon goes up to 18 cow hides.
The cabin of Bentley contains the most modern technical achievements, including multimedia system, satellite navigation system, Bluetooth channel, and much more. The top panel of the instrument shield equipped with modern 8-inch multimedia screen. The location of the screen is unusual – it is hidden by a special door that is controlled by electric drive.
Article about the 2015 Bentley Grand Convertible has been prepared on the basis of peer reviews and rumors from the Internet. The exact release date and the start of sales is unclear, but there is actual information.
History of the model
In 2010 Mulsanne returned to the Bentley lineup. Executive sedan was developed as an alternative to the outdated model Arnage. The dimensions of the car are impressive. Length is 5575 mm, height – mm, width – 1926 mm and wheelbase – 3266 mm Body made of steel. In order to reduce the weight of the vehicle, as a material for the manufacture of the hood, front bumper and doors used aluminum alloy. As for the tailgate, it is all made of composite materials. However, the Mulsanne cannot be attributed to lightweight vehicle, because its mass is impressive 2586 kg
On creating of luxurious appearance worked designers Raul Perez and Robin Page. Strict features, unmistakably recognizable front part and an elongated hood, not to recognize this Bentley is simply impossible.
2015 Bentley Grand Convertible video review
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