Bentley will launch its first SUV, Bentley Bentayga on April 22, 2016 in India. First unveiled at the 2015 Frankfurt Motor Show, the handcrafted SUV will not only be the most expensive SUV by the British luxury carmaker, but is acclaimed to be the most fastest in the world too. Designed, engineered and handcrafted at the company's headquarters in Crewe, UK, the Bentayga bring the marque’s DNA to the SUV.
The exterior of the Bentley Bentayga was designed with strategic design elements like the ultra-sharp power line signature ‘horseshoe’ at the rear and the muscular haunch, adding volume and power to the taller profile principle in mind and made real with Bentley’s world-famous sculptural prowess. Individuals complementing these design elements, making thorough focus 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.
Speaking of the interior, the Bentayga boasts of luxury with its full-leather interior with 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, an 8-inch touchscreen infotainment system with 60GB HDD, voice control with text-to-speech, Navigation, AMI, CD, MP3, SD cards, Wi-Fi connectivity, and a Touchscreen Remote.
The 5.14 metre long SUV, the Bentayga is power packed with an all-new 6.0-litre twin-turbocharged W12 engine that has been developed from the house of the Bentley in Crewe. The W12 engine is good for 600bhp and 900Nm of torque, and this 12-cylinder engine can sprint from 0 – 100kmph in just 4.1 seconds before hitting electronically-limited top speed of over 301kmph.
Some of the high-end features that will make you drive experience more amazing are Bentley Dynamic Ride, Electric Power-Assisted Steering (EPAS), Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) including Stop & Go, Predictive ACC and Traffic Assist, Traffic Sign Recognition, Rear Crossing Traffic Warning, Park Assist, Electronic Night Vision.