Bentley Continental GT Convertible Galene Edition by Mulliner, inspired by luxury yachts.
from time to time we find interesting proposals that come to discover an existing relationship between the automobile world and that of the nautical one. Especially among the brands of cars and luxury yachts. Whether it be a vehicle or vessel, the exclusivity and the luxury is not incompatible to a certain area of life. And proof of this is the latest creation of the guys from Bentley Motors with the seal of Mulliner. This is the Bentley Continental GT Convertible Galene Edition.
We are faced with a limited edition of 30 units that has been designed in collaboration with Princess Yachts, a british company specialising in the design of yachts of all types. The exterior of this Continental GT Convertible as it looks-a specific finish with the that reminds the world of the nautical and recreational craft which is enjoyed by the affluent millionaires than all the summers moored in Spanish ports more exclusive.
The new Bentley Continental GT Convertible Galene Edition by Mulliner has been painted in Glacier White combined with details in Sequin Blue. The idea is to convey cleanliness and the confidence that comes with the lines and materials used in the yachts. The exterior also “capture” the brilliance of the crystal clear waters. All accompanied by a body kit and some surprising wheels of 21 inches.
The production of the Bentley Continental GT Convertible Galene Edition by Mulliner, limited to 30 units.
¿And what about the cabin? The first thing that will come to the mint is the classic luxury, craftsmanship at its finest and attention to detail down to the smallest detail to ensure a high level of excellence. The seats are wrapped in a combination of linen and leather Portland with the seams made by hand. Other elements such as the panels of the doors or dashboard are wrapped by an upholstery exclusive to this limited edition.
To select the ambience for the interior, has sought to maintain a relationship with the color scheme of the exterior. The shade of Glacier White has been used to paint some items. On the other hand, Mulliner has created a new material specific to this model and that is based on the walnut wood.
Mechanically there are no new developments to report. The Bentley Continental GT Convertible Galene Edition by Mulliner is powered by a – engine V8 4.0-liter Twin-Turbo with 507 HP and 660 Nm of maximum torque. Thanks to this engine is capable of accelerating from 0 to 100 km/h in 5 seconds and reach a top speed of 301 km/h. The average fuel consumption amounted to 10,9 litres per 100 kilometres.