Bentley unveiled its newest family member at the Beijing Auto Show, China, as the exclusive Bentley Mulsanne first edition made is worldwide debut. This handcrafted Bentley definitely leaves a mark with elegant styling and some really neat revisions to the car that makes it the top most offering from the exclusive car manufacturer.
There are three variant for this range including the Mulsanne, Mulsanne Speed and Mulsanne Extended Wheelbase. The second variant is more focused on car performance while the extended wheelbase is the extremely luxurious version of the car. The Mulsanne with extended wheelbase also offers airline like seating packed in the increased rear space of the car.
The car also has the iconic flying Bentley logo, the ‘flying B’ as the bonnet ornament. Extremely high quality and rare wood was used for the first edition on display to complete the interiors giving it a plush and royal feel. The veneer was acquired via an auction and hence it has been restrictedly used for a limited number of cars only. All the other Mulsanne cars have equally rich looking antique ash veneer.
It is definitely a car for people who like to be driven around with a surplus 250mm rear leg room. The car also offers a fantastic travel experience. You can compare the ride to being seated in the first class section of an airline. With the inner design revisions and expanded space, it is among the top few luxury limousine rides on offer. Included for the rear passengers is the uniquely crafted light weight Mulliner designed picnic table which has a custom inlaid vanity kit created by Asprey of London.
A new feature in the Bentley Mulsanne includes the Bentley entertainment tablet. The rear seat occupant can control the multiple stowed screen in the car at the touch of an Android enabled tablet. It is 4G, wi-fi and Bluetooth enabled. With more than a million apps and a Bentley custom interface, it is definitely a great addition to the car.
Overall the first edition Bentley Mulsanne treats you with all the luxury that a car can offer and at the same time it is an extremely powerful machine that can offer a great ride as well. It is truly at the pinnacle among luxurious cars of the world.