The most expensive crossover from Great Britain got gasoline downsizing. True, the new engine is not a purely British development.
Luxury full-size crossover Bentley Bentayga received a new version with a motor V8 Twin-Turbo. The British manufacturer issued a press release on the occasion.
The latest version of the Bentley Bentley has a 4.0-liter V8 engine with a double turbo under the hood. A similar unit is installed in the newest super-crossover Lamborghini Urus, where it develops 650 horsepower and 850 Nm of torque. However, for the British, it was deformed to 550 hp. and 770 Nm.
Nevertheless, and with this power the Bentayga V8 will be able to accelerate from 0 to 100 km / h in 4.5 seconds. The maximum speed is 290 km / h. The manufacturer also claims an impressive fuel economy, both for this class of cars. The average fuel consumption is stated at the level of 11.4 liters per 100 kilometers of track. It is provided by the ability of the engine to deactivate four of the eight cylinders in suitable conditions without compromising on driving. The shutdown occurs in just 20 milliseconds, which makes it invisible to customers.
The new for this model the engine is equipped with an exhaust system with twin branch pipes. Cope with this power driver can be using Drive Dynamics from Bentley. It can adjust the car’s driving, both with the smoothness of the limousine, and with sporting aggressiveness. Carbon-ceramic brakes were also installed on the new version of the crossover.
For the interior of Bentley Bentayga V8, the company offers new stylistic elements from expensive wood and carbon fiber.