The 2017 Bentley Bentayga SUV is known as the British Auto manufacturers first SUV, and it’s expected to be the fastest and most luxurious SUV worldwide. Many accreditation have accompanied this majestic SUV with some people referring to it as a monument to opulence, speed, and capability while the company itself that it does not only see technology but also feels it. As the first ever SUV of the Bentley, wide variety of advanced technology is expected to be incorporated into the design of the vehicle. Some of the capabilities include the speeds of up to 187 miles per hour and attainment of 60 miles per hour in 4 seconds. The platform used by this car is based on that of the Volkswagen Group MLB platform.
2017 Bentley Bentayga SUV – Exterior and Interior
From the exterior view, there are LED headlights that have been paired with oval daytime running lights which in turn incorporates a telescopic headlamp washer. The 2017 Bentayga comes with a standard panoramic glass roof that makes up 60% of the roof, and the massive glass is divided into two panels, and an automatic blind can cover the whole glass. On either side are aluminum roof rails and the wheel sizes available for this class SUV ranges from 20 to 22 –inches.
From the inside, the 2017 Bentley Bentayga SUV accommodates five seats for the standard version, however a four-seat version can be provided for the prevalence of the customers and down the line a fourth row option is available enabling the accommodation of seven seats. The rear seats passengers are kept entertained through the availability of the 10.2-inch Bentley Entertainment Tablet with 4G capabilities, Bluetooth connectivity, and Wi-Fi connection. A variety of other features in 2017 Bentley Bentayga SUV such as night vision mode, digital instrument cluster, Head-up display and the dynamic mode selector which enables the driver to select the best vehicle set up depending on the situation. An optional Responsive Off-Road Setting is available, and this allows the driver to select the best possible setting for a greater range of off-road surfaces. In this mode, key factors such as wheel articulation, compass bearing, altitude, pitch roll, steering angle are displayed on the main display.
For safety considerations, several safety features have been installed in the 2017 Bentley Bentayga SUV and they include features such as; sensors and cameras that are capable of predicting upcoming corners, adaptive cruise controls that make use of the navigation data, lane departure warning, traffic signs warning systems and blind-spot alerts.
2017 Bentley Bentayga SUV – Engine and Performance
There are several powertrain options available, which include a hybrid, a turbo diesel and a performance driven Speed spec. However, the 2017 Bentley Bentayga SUV is set to have one transmission/engine combo. The 2017 Bentley Bentayga will ride on a 6.0 Liter twin-turbocharged engine that is set to generate a maximum output power of 600 horsepower at 6,000 revolutions per minute and yet produce a torque of 663 lb-ft at between 1,250 and 4,500 revolutions. An 8-speed transmission and all wheel drive system will be available.
2017 Bentley Bentayga SUV – Price and Release Date
The starting price of the 2017 Bentley Bentayga SUV is set to be approximate $215,000, and it’s expected to be availed to the auto markets by mid of the year 2016.