1985 Bentley Mulsanne vs. 2009 Bentley Continental GTC
To start off, 2009 Bentley Continental GTC is newer by 24 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. At 6,750 cc (8 cylinders), 1985 Bentley Mulsanne is equipped with a bigger engine. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2009 Bentley Continental GTC weights approximately 335 kg more than 1985 Bentley Mulsanne.
Because 2009 Bentley Continental GTC is four wheel drive (4WD), it will have significant more traction and grip than 1985 Bentley Mulsanne. In wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 2009 Bentley Continental GTC will offer significantly more control. 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||2009 Bentley Continental GTC|
|Engine Size||6750 cc||5997 cc|
|Horse Power||0 HP||592 HP|
|Fuel Type||Gasoline||Gasoline - Premium|
|Number of Seats||5 seats||4 seats|
|Number of Doors||4 doors||2 doors|
|Vehicle Weight||2250 kg||2585 kg|
|Vehicle Length||5280 mm||5400 mm|
|Vehicle Height||1500 mm||1520 mm|
|Wheelbase Size||3070 mm||3120 mm|