Ever since its launch, the Bentley Bentayga has maintained its stature as a top-class opulent SUV and is preferred by the richest of the rich people’s choice of wheels across the globe. The Bentayga is the first ever SUV from the cult car maker from Great Britain, and promises an unparalled luxurious ownership experience.
Following are the key highlights which make the Bentley Bentayga s very special SUV to own:
Exhibiting a mammoth road presence both at standstill and while in motion, the Bentley Bentayga has got the quintessential Bentley flavor in its overall design on the outside. The SUV gets round themed LED Matrix headlamps and ovular LED tail lamps, both of which features a ‘crystal cut’ design. The ultra-premium chrome-bathed matrix grille as well as chrome garnish on sides and rear profikle accentuate the premium appeal of the Bentayga even more. The alloy wheel options of the Bentayga – 21-inch on Standard and 22-inch in S and Speed versions – further match its imposing stance.
Customization Options for Exterior
For Bentayga’s exterior, Bentley has made seven paint options for the standard and S versions and seventeen paint options of the S variant. These color options include the latest additions of Cambrian Grey and Snow Quartz Pearlescent. There is also a ‘Blackline’ edition for the range, which is standard for the S variant and optional for others. This variant comes with blacked out highlights and carbon fiber touches for the exterior parts.
Customization Options for Interior
The overall interior of the Bentley Bentayga is offered with handcrafted veneers, detailed stitching and high-quality natural leather. Apart from the standard Crown Cut Walnut veneer, there are seven other optional veneers on offer. Other interior customization bits include high-gloss carbon fiber, dark tint diamond brushed aluminium, Burr Walnut and Brushed Aluminium touches. There is an optional ‘Mulliner’ package as well, which comes with diamond quilted seats with embroidered Bentley logos, multiple carpet and interior color options and sports pedals. For the cabin, the Bentayga has five standard options for the Standard and S versions and fifteen standard options for the Speed version for hide colors.
The Bentley Bentayga is just as powerful as other super luxurious performance oriented sports SUV, even if it does not look outright aggressive. This mammoth SUV is available with a 4.0-liter twin-turbo V8 engine in the standard and S versions, which can do 0-100 kmph in 4.5 seconds and attain a top speed of 290 kmph. The range topping Speed version gets a humongous 6.0-liter W12 engine, which reaches 100 kmph from standstill in 3.9 seconds and reach a top speed of 306 kmph.
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Dynamic Driving Experience
Don’t let the visual bulk of the Bentley Bentayga fool you, for this large SUV has the ability to surprise you with its agile driving dynamics. The Bentayga uses an active anti-roll system featuring a 48V electric motor, which extensively reduces the body roll of the SUV while cornering. It also ensures comfortable ride quality at low urban speeds. This balanced experienced for both inter-city and intra-city rides make it a preferable luxury grand tourer.
Can Go off The Road With Ease Too
The Bentley Bentayga might not be a proper off-road four-wheel drive SUV to cross the worst of terrains. However, it is capable of making life easier than other SUVs with four different on-road drive modes and four off-road drive modes, namely snow and wet grass, dirt and gravel, mud and trail, and sand. Depending on the type of terrain, the driver can select any of the drive mode, which optimizes all the systems of the SUV to perform in their best possible manner. Other bits like Hill Descent control, underfloor protection and specific off-road details on display in the infotainment screen further make your life easier.
Top-class Technologies on Board
As expected, the Bentley Bentayga is bestowed with all possible top-class technologies for the cabin, which one expects from a super expensive vehicle of this stature. The SUV is offered with a 10.9-inch touchscreen infotainment system, which supports wireless Apple Carplay and Android Auto, embedded navigation with satellite maps and various other media inputs. The cabin also features a touch screen remote to control various functions like panoramic moonroof and ambient lighting. The Bentley Signature audio system, wireless charger for smartphone, six Type-C charging slots and dual 10.1-inch rear entertainment touchscreens further make the cabin experience even more premium.
Modern Connectivity Solutions
Like any other modern day luxury vehicle, the Bentley Bentayga too features its own connectivity suite, which is called My Bentley connected services. Featuring an embedded SIM, this system can control various in-car features, online radio, OTA map updates, access to online databases for improving voice recognition and other altering road conditions. Apart from that, the system also performs all other safety functions like remote car finder and vehicle locking and unlocking.