For the first time ever a Plug-in Hybrid under the name Bentley Bentayga
The British Luxury Car Manufacturer for the first time ever, showed the interest of not just making Petrol and Diesel engines but Hybrids, yes the first Plug-In-Hybrid on the Bentley Bentayga a Sport Utility Vehicle that was presented in just Petrol and Diesel engines. Spread its range in this category will compete with rivals in the same segment with cheaper price tag the Porsche Cayenne E-Hybrid.
Design of the Bentley Bentayga Plug-In-Hybrid
The Bentley Bentayga is a high performance Sport Utility Vehicle with luxury components in both exterior and interior. Benteyga Hybrid is the first ever made luxury PHEV in the world, with front facing high quality chrome grille, that connect the side air inlets with the one on the bottom.
The Hand Built luxury SUV has a familiar BiLED headlights like we can see and compare with the other Bentley vehicles like the Continental-GT but the back is more like the older version of the Porsche Cayenne S 1-st generation with just bigger exhaust pipes.
Non the less this beauty is an amazing vehicle to be in, as the many features that make every occasion special, with its innovative Event Seat being a perfect choice. The patented sliding and folding seat is trimmed in leather and finished with diamond quilting. The driver and passengers can enjoy a grandstand view, shaded by the LED tail lights during the day or illuminated by the built-in stage lighting from above at night. This ambient feature is available on both the four and five-seat configurations.
As standard every variety of engines to choose as the PHEV Bentayga comes with Mulliner Driving Specification. This includes diamond-quilted seats, drilled sports pedals, high quality custom-made Bentley emblems and the full choice of hide, carpet and interior color combinations. As an option to go one step further, they do offer a bespoke service that helps you create a Bentley that is completely customizable to every driver’s passion and style.
The Bentayga Hybrid has a new to Bentley 3.0-liter V6 petrol engine combined with an electric motor. It has an all wheel drive as the other Bentayga’s but they didn’t reviled the actual performance and specifications but they did sat that the emissions will be lowered to nearly 75 g/km by the NEDC test.
Four driving mode will be available like Sport, Comfort,Bentley and Custom mode, they will combine this mode with the most efficient or ECO mode for the use of the Electrical powertrain.
The fully Electrical Drive allows up to 50 kilometers, the Hybrid Mode can gain the combination of the petrol engine with the EV motor working together to combine Petrol and Electricity consumption, but the Hold Mode can charge the battery using fully Petrol drive in addition for a silent run for the urban/ city areas later on.
For the maximum efficiency the Bentayga Hybrid uses a navigation data to calculate which drive mode is best for the current driving road no matter if its urban, extra urban or highway.