Bentley State Limousine 

  • 2002
  • 400 HP 6.8L
Bentley Motors chairman and chief executive Franz-Josef Paefgen presented the Bentley State Limousine to The Queen at Windsor Castle on 29th May 2002.
Uniquely this car has been designed for State duties, it is also the first ceremonial Royal vehicle to have been developed using the latest computer aided design techniques and will be the first ever Bentley in the Royal fleet.

Data points Key details of the Bentley State Limousine


State Limousine
400 HP
987 HP
750 HP


State Limousine
616 ft-lb
Nissan 350Z
275 ft-lb
922 ft-lb

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Bentley State Limousine
The occasion marked an important milestone in the history of Bentley Motors, and signals the continuation of the Crewe tradition of supplying fine, bespoke and beautifully crafted cars for royal occasions.
Presented on behalf of a consortium of British based automotive manufacturing and service companies, the Bentley was a gift to The Queen in recognition of her Golden Jubilee year.
This sharply reduces the emission output of this Bentley eliminates the need for expensive gasoline.
To help prevent the interior from getting too hot due to the vast areas of glass, each panel has a reflective coating laminated between the two sheets of glass that make up each window.

Specifications Full list of technical specs


Brand Bentley
Year 2002


Gearing Traditional
# of gears 4 gears

suspension, wheels & brakes

Front brakes Disc
Rear brakes Disc
Front wheels 483/? 229
Rear wheels 483/? 229

power & handling

Power-to-weight ratio 18.68 lb/hp
Maximum hp 400 HP @ 4,000 RPM
Maximum torque 616 ft-lb @ 3,250 RPM
Steering system Rack and pinion


Displacement 6,750 cc
Cylinders V8
Fuels Gas
Compression ratio 8:1
Bore/stroke 4.1 in / 3.9 in
Valves per cylinder 2 valves

physical dimensions

Curb weight 7,474 lb
Width 78.7 in
Height 69.7 in
Length 244.9 in
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