The British luxury car manufacturer, Bentley has launched its first SUV Bentayga at a staggering price of Rs 3.85 crore (Ex showroom,Delhi). First unveiled at the Frankfurt Motor Show in September 2015, the Bentayga SUV is claimed to be the most powerful and fastest SUV in the world. Designed, engineered and handcrafted at the company’s facility in Crewe, the SUV comes out with the brand’s DNA.
Speaking of the exterior, the SUV was designed with strategic design elements like the ultra-sharp power line signature ‘horseshoe’ at the rear and the muscular haunch. The design was added with volume and power to the taller profile principle, keeping it very clear in mind and made real with Bentley’s world-famous sculptural prowess. Designers focussed on the dynamic detailing like the B-shaped wing vent behind the front wheel arch and Bentayga’s signature ‘B’ graphic rear lamps. The face of the SUV features four round headlamps that flank the matrix grille to Bentley’s trademark ‘double wing’ cockpit design.
The interior of the Bentley Bentayga boasts the world’s finest automotive cabin luxury with its full-leather interior from a range of 15 naturally tanned leathers, dashboard that reflects Bentley’s badge, Split-folding heated rear 4+1 Seats, acoustic IR front screen and acoustic side glass, panoramic sunroof with electric blind, voice control with text-to-speech, Navigation, AMI, CD, MP3, SD cards, Wi-Fi connectivity, an 8-inch touchscreen infotainment system with 60GB HDD, and a Touchscreen Remote.
The Bentayga SUV draws its power from an all-new 6.0-litre twin-turbocharged W12 engine and this mighty 12-cylinder engine is capable to pump out 600bhp and 900Nm of torque. The engine is paired with a ZF 8-speed automatic transmission and four-wheel-drive system, strengthened to handle the demands and high torque levels of off-road driving. It can sprint from 0 – 100kmph in just 4.1 seconds before hitting electronically limited top speed of 301kmph.