The shifting within the lineups popping out of Crewe continues with the reveal of the Bentley Continental GT Mulliner. The English luxurious maker launched the latest GT Mulliner two years in the past when there have been nonetheless a 626-horsepower customary W12 and a 650-horsepower GT Velocity. With the GT Velocity now the one W12, the introduction of the indulgent Azure trim “for these prioritizing wellbeing and on-board consolation,” and the arrival of the approaching V8-powered S fashions, the brand new Mulliner steps in on the head of the pack. Ranging from the underside, the present Continental Vary is the V8, Azure, S, Velocity, and Mulliner.
What does a purchaser get with the flagship Conti? The GT Velocity chassis wearing Mulliner jewellery and coachwork. The 6.0-liter W12 makes 650 horses and 664 kilos of twist, clocking 3.5 seconds from standstill to 60 miles per hour, acceleration unwilling to relent till 208 miles per hour. Dynamism at much less livid speeds advantages from adaptive dampers, an digital limited-slip differential on the rear axle, all-wheel steering, and brake-based torque vectoring.
The beauty package deal is successfully handed down from the earlier model, which we will not discover fault with. The double diamond matrix grille stands proud up entrance, carrying both vibrant chrome or the Mulliner Blackline Specification gloss black. The are additionally particular 22-inch Mulliner wheels, satin silver mirror caps shrouding Mulliner welcome lamps, and illuminated treadplates.
The inside picks up distinctive three-way colorways that rearrange the best way major, secondary, and tertiary colours are cut up all through the cabin. Mulliner affords eight customary mixtures all lashed up with diamond quilting, paired with 88 selections in Piano wooden veneers and heaps of thread choices for the distinction and accent stitching. Gauges within the digital instrument cluster have been designed with a technical end to go together with the diamond milling on the middle console. Even the occupants’ toes get handled to flooring mats edged in complementary piping. Overhead, roofs with out the panoramic glass get trimmed with indented conceal, roofs with the glass prime get clean hides.
For now, the Continental GT V8 Mulliner stays obtainable. The brand new mannequin debuted on the Goodwood Competition of Velocity together with the S trim and the primary historic Blower Continuation, referred to as Blower Automobile Zero, and it might probably all be livestreamed right here.