When comparing the Bentley Mulsanne's and the Rolls-Royce Wraith's specifications and ratings, The Rolls-Royce Wraith has the advantage in the areas of fuel efficiency, resale value, interior volume and base engine power. Based on this comparison of the Bentley Mulsanne's and the Rolls-Royce Wraith's specifications and ratings, the Rolls-Royce Wraith is a better car than the Bentley Mulsanne.
Bentley Mulsanne vs. Rolls-Royce Wraith Resale/Retained Value
Looking at the 5-year depreciation rate for both models, the Bentley Mulsanne loses 50.6 percent of its value and the Rolls-Royce Wraith loses 36.5 percent of its value. This means the Rolls-Royce Wraith retains 14.1 percentage points more of its value and has the advantage of higher resale value versus the Bentley Mulsanne.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the Bentley Mulsanne’s base engine makes 505 horsepower, and the Rolls-Royce Wraith base engine makes 624 horsepower. The Mulsanne is rated to deliver an average of 12 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 406 miles. The Wraith is rated to deliver an average of 14 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 394 miles.This gives the Rolls-Royce Wraith the advantage in fuel efficiency and the Bentley Mulsanne the advantage in maximum range. Both models use premium unleaded.
Passenger Space Comparison
While both models are large cars, the Rolls-Royce Wraith has the advantage of offering more interior volume, reflected in more cargo space. The Bentley Mulsanne has the advantage in the areas of front head room, front leg room, rear head room and rear leg room.