2011 Bentley Mulsanne - Excess #7

By KBB.com Editors on July 7, 2010 2:11 PM

It has nearly 6,000 spot welds

The Bentley's body is not just gorgeous, but bold. And that strength is more than skin deep. Nearly 6,000 spot welds hold the nearly three-ton car's numerous aluminum and high-strength steel body panels together, and some of the body's joints are filled and hand-sanded before the numerous coats of lacquer are applied, so as to create a joint-free, hewn-from-a-single-piece appearance.

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