1985 Bentley Mulsanne vs. 2003 Bentley Continental
To start off, 2003 Bentley Continental is newer by 18 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1985 Bentley Mulsanne. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1985 Bentley Mulsanne would be higher. Both 1985 Bentley Mulsanne and 2003 Bentley Continental are equipped with a 6,750 cc engine. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2003 Bentley Continental weights approximately 200 kg more than 1985 Bentley Mulsanne.
Both vehicles are rear wheel drive (RWD) - it offers better handling in dry conditions; in addition, if you are looking to drift, both vehicles do the job better than front wheel drive vehicles. With that said, do keep in mind that many other factors such as speed and the wear on your tires can also have significant impact on traction and control.
Compare all specifications:
|1985 Bentley Mulsanne||2003 Bentley Continental|
|Engine Size||6750 cc||6750 cc|
|Engine Cylinders||8 cylinders||8 cylinders|
|Horse Power||0 HP||421 HP|
|Fuel Type||Gasoline||Gasoline - Premium|
|Number of Seats||5 seats||4 seats|
|Number of Doors||4 doors||2 doors|
|Vehicle Weight||2250 kg||2450 kg|
|Vehicle Length||5280 mm||5250 mm|
|Vehicle Width||1900 mm||2060 mm|
|Vehicle Height||1500 mm||1470 mm|
|Wheelbase Size||3070 mm||2970 mm|