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Crewe, November 18, 2014

Bentley travels with a lot of luggage to Los Angeles. At Auto Show ( 21 to 30 November 2014) next to the new Mulsanne Speed ​​also a new Cabriolet is presented. Still, the four-seater is however a concept car. Whether it comes in a limited small series on the market, also the reactions of the audience at the show will decide with.

Mulsanne as the basis

The exact dimensions of the manufacturer is silent still, the basis is the 5.57 meter long Mulsanne. With the handmade unique piece also shares the characteristic four-eyed face. The cross with flared rear fenders but reminiscent of the current Continental models.

Sequin served as a template for the hue

The Grand Convertible is held largely in " Sequin Blue ". This shade was originally developed as a custom refinishing, served as a template in a straw from haute couture dress from a customer. The hood and the frame of the windshield are colored in a silver tone that will give the impression of liquid metal. The wheels are directional and were each made for the right and left side of the vehicle and hand polished to a high gloss.

Walnut on the top compartment

The interior pampers with leather in various colors. It is sewn in the diamond pattern, wherein the density of the pattern between the doors and seats varies. In addition, contrast colors are ?? like the blue of the body ?? Accents. A real eye-catcher is the convertible top compartment lid: The area was covered in handmade with dark tinted and mirrored arranged walnut wood veneer and equipped with a double strip of chromed steel.

537 hp and 1,100 Newton meters

Under the bonnet the 6.75 liter V8 puts out the new Mulsanne Speed ​​. Reached which performance of 537 hp and 1,100 Newton meters thick Biturbo for the convertible has not yet been announced. The sedan brings in 4.9 seconds to 100 and continues up to 305 km / h. (HD)