Bentley Motors is asserting today whole facts of the new Bentayga Speed – the pinnacle of the Bentayga family – effortless general performance, nevertheless no compromise on luxurious. Hand-constructed at Crewe, the Bentayga Pace combines the W12 powertrain and lots of of the models deluxe functions as normal, like the Mulliner Driving Specification.
Building on a prolonged tradition of Speed versions that was born with the Continental GT in 2007, the new Bentayga Speed maintains the efficiency qualifications proved by its predecessor, which claimed the production SUV history at the gruelling Pikes Peak Intercontinental Hill Climb in 2018.
The new Bentayga Speed builds on the fully refreshed design and style of the new Bentayga, adopting the exact same Bentley design DNA now prevalent across the whole design array. Introducing the pretty most current onboard technology and an even more cosseting cabin, the new design is significantly revised both equally inside of and out.
Bentley’s Chairman and Chief Government, Adrian Hallmark, feedback:
“The new Bentayga has presently lifted the benchmark for luxury SUVs, in opposition to which all others are calculated. Forward of the start of the new Bentayga Hybrid – the world’s only definitive luxury hybrid – in the coming months, it is critical that we nonetheless recognise the buyer drive for absolute effectiveness. The new Bentayga Velocity stays the quickest SUV in the earth, but additional than that, it’s also the most high-class model of the new Bentayga – the greatest of both of those worlds, the pinnacle.”
Power, Overall performance and Agility
The new Bentayga Velocity takes the Bentayga’s incredible capabilities to new concentrations, utilising the 6.-litre W12 twin-turbocharged motor that delivers peak electricity of 635 PS (626 bhp). Easy acceleration is usually confirmed many thanks to 900 Nm (664 lb.ft) of torque, available as a plateau from 1,500 rpm to 5,000 rpm. The assembly of the W12 powertrain will take the competent engine builders close to 10 per cent of the total several hours necessary for the manufacture of the Bentayga Speed.
With exceptional performance, convenience and dealing with, greatest velocity is also enhanced to 190 mph (306 km/h), although the -62 mph (-100 km/h) dash is sent in 3.9 seconds.
Effectiveness is also an crucial aspect of such a highly effective motor to obtain successful cylinder deactivation with the advanced format of the W12, the motor management device deactivates just one finish financial institution of six cylinders as demanded. Switching involving A and B Lender utilizing details from the inlet and exhaust sensors, minimises cylinder and catalytic convertor great down and avoids spikes in exhaust emissions. This not only gains CO2 emissions but realises sizeable economic system gains under aspect-throttle cruising situations.
In 5th to 8th gears, when the driver releases the throttle (at motorway cruising speed, for example) the car will open the torque converter, dropping the motor to idle and only letting the car or truck to roll or ‘sail’. When the throttle is reapplied, or the auto starts going downhill and detects an improve in pace, the transmission is re-engaged.
To use this electrical power appropriately the Bentayga Pace is equipped with four on-highway Push Dynamics modes: Convenience at just one extreme, Activity at the other and with Bentley method – the balanced recommendation of Bentley’s chassis staff in Crewe – alongside a Personalized mode for clients who opt to generate their possess driving established-up.
Uniquely in the Velocity, the Sport method has been recalibrated to enhance reaction from the W12 engine and the eight-velocity computerized transmission, jointly with the air suspension system and Bentley Dynamic Trip. The outcome is a more dynamic and engaging travel.
Bentley Dynamic Journey is the world’s first electric powered active roll regulate know-how that utilises an unrivalled 48V program. This technique instantaneously counteracts lateral rolling forces when cornering and makes certain utmost tyre contact to supply course-major cabin steadiness, ride consolation and fantastic managing. Recalibration of Bentley’s Torque Vectoring by Brake system – whereby the vehicle lightly brakes the inside rear wheel at corner entry to sharpen the entrance axle switch-in – has made Bentayga Speed even far more responsive to generate.
The Bentayga Speed’s optional carbon ceramic brakes are the major and most impressive brakes obtainable from Bentley, with a utmost braking torque of 6,000 Nm and engineered to face up to temperatures up to 1,000 °C. They also provide a bodyweight preserving of additional than 20 kg more than iron brakes.
Styling to Mirror Functionality Qualifications
To match the elevated amounts of overall performance, the Bentayga Speed sporting activities a purposeful exterior glance. Darkish-tint headlights, human body-coloured aspect skirts, exceptional entrance and rear bumpers and a placing, elongated tailgate spoiler characterise the Speed’s efficiency credentials. Darkish-tint radiator and bumper grilles, a exclusive 22-inch wheel layout readily available in two finishes (painted and darkish tint) and Velocity signature badging increase to the sporting style and design cues. At the rear, the exhaust finishers are now the oval layout that signifies a W12 powertrain. Dark-tint tail lamps total the Velocity exterior signature.
17 conventional paint colours are supplemented by a further 47 hues in the Prolonged and Mulliner ranges, with an supplemental 24 duo-tone choices. Prospects wanting to go further than this whole of 88 alternatives can have paintwork colour matched to any sample they give. This extraordinary selection is complemented by a palette of 15 conceal colours, six color splits and eight veneers and two technical finishes.
Inside, the Bentayga Pace introduces a extraordinary design theme that balances luxury and performance in an unrivalled way. The exceptional Pace colour break up is attained by the use of darkish colors improved by primary disguise accents operating in the course of the seats and interior trim. Elegantly crafted ‘swooshes’ of contrast leather swipe all-around the doors, alongside the edges of the seat cushions and backrest bolsters, and on the lower console.
The Pace colour split also introduces Alcantara® to the cabin of the Bentayga, across the seat cushions and back again rest centre panels, equipment lever, steering wheel, reduce knee trim parts, higher pillar trim and headliner. Prospects can decide on the Leather Specification to instead have these parts trimmed in hide.
‘Speed’ seat embroidery on the backrest of all of the seats is involved as regular, and as a no-charge option buyers can select to exchange the ‘Speed’ embroidery with that of the Bentley brand.
A new distinction stitching style as a result of the diamond quilting of the Mulliner Driving Specification (incorporated as normal) is one of a kind to Speed, with every single of the stitch lines jogging via the quilting remaining split – one to match the leather, the other in the distinction color. Discreet metallic Pace badging to the front fascia and Speed illuminated treadplates finish the signature glance.
Placing new specifications in the sector for client engineering interfaces, the new Bentayga introduces a new, chopping-edge infotainment technique. A more substantial and brighter, significant-resolution 10.9-inch touchscreen, with an anti-reflection and anti-glare coating and considerably enhanced touch operation, now spans the entire width of the centre fascia for a more modern look.
Written content can be picked either by way of hard keys beneath the monitor, or from the most important menu display. A customisable dashboard can also be established up to present three favourites, such as mobile phone, navigation or media.
The advanced navigation system capabilities free-text, context-precise search entry, which include an tackle or point of curiosity. Navigation is enhanced with a 3-dimensional setting up screen, satellite maps, content material in the driver’s upcoming era Head-Up Display screen and many other valuable options. The Head-Up Show can now job traffic info, avenue names and distance to spot far too.
As effectively as the regular array of media sources, wireless Apple CarPlay is now common (in addition to the preceding regular wired process), alongside with Android Car. With a corresponding cell phone plugged into one particular of the car’s USB-C sockets, the central infotainment screen mirrors the smartphone exhibit.
The new Bentayga Pace now has a totally digital driver’s facts panel very similar to the Continental GT and new Traveling Spur. The screen brings a contemporary search to the cockpit, can be customised to the driver’s requirements and features actual-time lighting effects with classy animations.
The higher-resolution display can be seen in possibly Typical or Expanded structure. In Classic, the screen demonstrates the classic two-dial structure of speedometer and tachometer. In Expanded, the ideal dial is changed with an space for maps and media info.
The newest launch of the My Bentley in-auto and remote related automobile services are obtainable as a result of the New Bentayga. In-automobile solutions now being shipped by an embedded SIM, as with the newest Continental GT, implies on the net products and services no for a longer time require a facts connection from a customer’s cellular device.
Essential capabilities including real time traffic info and in excess of-the-air map updates will be available to all shoppers in Bentley related car marketplaces. New linked capabilities these types of as environmentally friendly traffic mild prediction, and local hazard data will come to be out there relying on current market region.
Distant products and services – subject to regional availability – are accessible by the My Bentley application and are even further enhanced, which include the technology concentrations and vary of attributes our consumers have now occur to be expecting – from ‘find my car’ and ‘lock my car’, by way of to motor vehicle standing and statistics – together with integration with other capabilities this kind of as the park heater when equipped.
Customers wishing to amplify the sporting glimpse of their Bentayga Speed even even further can select the Black Specification. This striking pack replaces all exterior chrome do the job, dazzling detailing and some elements of the physique with gloss black or carbon fibre variations, for an impactful visual statement. The front bumper splitter and the facet sills are recreated by hand in carbon fibre, although the rear bumper diffuser results in being gloss black. All exterior brightware (such as the roof rails) is resplendent in gloss black, as are the 22” Bentayga Pace wheels and exhaust finishers. Eventually, the normal roof spoiler is changed with a curved carbon fibre edition.
Bentayga Pace – The Pinnacle of the Bentayga vary
The multi-award-successful Bentayga established the luxury SUV benchmark when it was launched in 2015, offering consumers the greatest Grand Touring working experience unrestricted by landscape or situations.
The Bentayga Pace is the most impressive and overall performance orientated Bentayga to date, defining its position as the pinnacle of the assortment. Bentayga Pace will be supplied for sale in these regions wherever demand for 12-cylinder SUVs stays powerful – the United states, Center East and Asia Pacific locations. The new Bentayga household will quickly be completed by the worldwide start of the new Bentayga Hybrid – supplying shoppers of the world’s best luxury SUV even extra alternative.