Bentley Mulsanne vs. Audi A7

 2018 Bentley Mulsanne 4dr Sedan Base 1300-OEM Exterior 3/4 Front Left-Facing Primary
VS
 Silver

Key Specs

MSRP

Kelley Blue Book
$304,670 (MSRP)
$69,700

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
4.71 / 5
14 Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
505 hp
340 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Engine Type

Engine Type
Twin
3.0 TFSI 6 Cylinder 340 HP

Interior Features

Sun Roof

Sun Roof

Alarm

Alarm

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry

Universal Garage Door Opener

Universal Garage Door Opener
Optional

Rain Sensing Wipers

Rain Sensing Wipers

Heated Mirrors

Heated Mirrors

Heated Steering Wheel

Heated Steering Wheel
Optional
Optional

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Steering Wheel Controls

Steering Wheel Controls

Cruise Control

Cruise Control
Optional
Optional

Power Windows

Power Windows

Rear Defrost

Rear Defrost

Premium Sound System

Premium Sound System
Optional

Power Steering

Power Steering

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.9 in.
41.3 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
40.1 in.
36.9 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
42.9 in.
37 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
38.1 in.
36.6 in.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

MP3 Player

MP3 Player

Entertainment System

Entertainment System
Optional

Satellite Radio

Satellite Radio
Optional

WiFi Hotspot

WiFi Hotspot

Smart Device Integration

Smart Device Integration

AUX Input

AUX Input

Climate Control

Climate Control

AC

AC

Dual Zone

Dual Zone

Navigation System

Navigation System
Optional

Standard Seat

Standard Seat

Passengers

Passengers
5
4 - 5

Power Driver Seat

Power Driver Seat
Optional

Power Passenger Seat

Power Passenger Seat
Optional

Heated Front Seats

Heated Front Seats
Optional
Optional

Heated Rear Seats

Heated Rear Seats
Optional
Optional

Cooled Front Seats

Cooled Front Seats
Optional
Optional

Cooled Rear Seats

Cooled Rear Seats
Optional
Optional

Seat Memory

Seat Memory

Pass Through Rear Seat

Pass Through Rear Seat
Optional

Seat Massage

Seat Massage
Optional
Optional

Exterior Features

Standard Wheels

Standard Wheels

Power Folding Mirror

Power Folding Mirror

Tire Width

Tire Width
P265/40YR21 - P265/45YR20
P255/40HR19 - P265/35HR20

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
128.6 in.
114.7 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
41.3 ft.
39 ft.

Length

Length
219.5 in.
196.2 in.

Width

Width
75.8 in.
75.2 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
5919 lbs.
4244 lbs.

Horsepower

Horsepower
505 hp
340 hp

Torque

Torque
752 ft. lbs.
325 ft. lbs.

Turbocharged

Turbocharged

4wheel Disc Brakes

4wheel Disc Brakes
Optional

Performance Tires

Performance Tires
Optional
Optional

Engine Cylinders

Engine Cylinders
8 Cylinders
V6 Cylinder

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive
All Wheel Drive

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
25 gal.
19.8 gal.

Combined

Combined
15 mpg
25 mpg

City

City
11 mpg
20 mpg

Highway

Highway
18 mpg
29 mpg

Active Suspension

Active Suspension
Optional

Safety Features

Spare Tire

Spare Tire
Temporary Spare Tire

ABS Brakes

ABS Brakes

Automatic Headlights

Automatic Headlights

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Child Safety Locks

Child Safety Locks

Stability Control

Stability Control

Traction Control

Traction Control

Auto Leveling Headlights

Auto Leveling Headlights

Rear Parking Sensors

Rear Parking Sensors

Adaptive Cruise Control

Adaptive Cruise Control
Optional
Optional

Automated Emergency Braking

Automated Emergency Braking

Blind Spot Monitor

Blind Spot Monitor

Driver Airbag

Driver Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Side Airbag
Optional

Rear Side Airbag

Rear Side Airbag
Optional

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Bentley Mulsanne
Audi A7

Body Style

Body Style
Sedan
quattro Sportback

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive
All Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Mid-Size Cars
Mid-Size Cars

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
5
4 - 5

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
5919 lbs.
4244 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
14 mpg.
23 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
11 mpg.
20 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
18 mpg.
29 mpg.

Engine Type

Engine Type
Twin Turbo Flexible V-8
Intercooled Supercharger Premium Unleaded V-6

Displacement

Displacement
6.8 L/412
3.0 L/183

Fuel System

Fuel System
Sequential MPI
Gasoline Direct Injection

Trans Type

Trans Type
8
8

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD
Automatic w/OD

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.71
4.71

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
3.14
3.14

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
2.10
2.11

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.67
1.67

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.29
1.28

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00
1.00

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.30
3.32

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
2.92
2.85

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
12.6
7.7

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Double Wishbone
180

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Double Wishbone
Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P265/40YR21 - P265/45YR20
Multi-Link

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P265/40YR21 - P265/45YR20
P255/40HR19 - P265/35HR20

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
20 X 9 - 21 X 9 in.
P255/40HR19 - P265/35HR20

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
20 X 9 - 21 X 9 in.
Compact

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
19 X 8 - 20 X 9 in.

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
19 X 8 - 20 X 9 in.

Spare Wheel Material

Spare Wheel Material
Aluminum
Compact in.

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Aluminum

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
41.3 ft.
Aluminum

Brake Type

Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
Steel

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
Rack-Pinion

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
39 ft.

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
4-Wheel Disc

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
15.7 in.
4-Wheel

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
14.6 in.
Yes

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
25 gal.
Yes

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
40.1 in.
14 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.9 in.
13 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
38.1 in.
19.8 gal.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
42.9 in.
36.9 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
128.6 in.
41.3 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
219.5 in.
57.2 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
75.8 in.
36.6 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
59.9 in.
37 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
63.2 in.
55.9 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
65 in.
114.7 in.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
15.6 ft³.
196.2 in.

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.84
75.2 in.

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.67
55.9 in.

Model Group

Model Group
Mulsanne
64.7 in.

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Luxury High
64.4 in.

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Sedan
4.4 in.

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
6.8
24.5 ft³.

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
SOHC
0.84

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
8
0.67

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
2
A7