Introducing the new Bentley Bentayga V8

Introducing the new Bentley Bentayga V8
Since its introduction, Bentley Bentayga has set the luxury SUV benchmark, offering customers an unforgettable Grand Touring experience unrestricted by landscape or conditions. Bentayga V8 is everything Bentayga was designed to be, balancing exquisite refinement with astonishing performance.

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At the heart of the Bentayga V8 is a new-generation 4.0-litre, twin-turbocharged V8 petrol engine which combines immense power with impressive fuel efficiency. The addition of a characteristic V8 engine sound, stylish twin-quad exhaust pipes and optional carbon-ceramic brakes*, reveals more of Bentayga V8’s sporting character.

Inside, Bentley’s unique craftsmanship is evident, blending exquisite materials and advanced technologies. New styling features include a wood and hide steering wheel* and the introduction of a high-gloss carbon-fibre interior panel finish*.

Immense Performance, Impressive Efficiency

At the heart of the new Bentayga V8 sits an all-new 4.0-litre, V8 engine featuring dual twin-scroll turbochargers, enabling the car to develop  [RA(4] 542 bhp (550 PS) and 568 lb.ft. (770 Nm) of torque.  This gives the Bentayga V8 a top speed of 180 mph (290 km/h) and 0-60 mph in 4.4 seconds (100 km/h in 4.5 seconds).

The immense performance of Bentayga V8 is complemented by a range of 464 miles (746 km), with CO2 emissions of 260 g/km.

Striking, Individual Exterior Design

The shape of the Bentayga V8 is defined by unique muscular, sculptural lines, balancing athleticism with an unmistakable presence on the road. From the four round LED headlamps to the large matrix grille, the Bentayga V8 exudes the Bentley design DNA. For the first time, optional carbon-ceramic brakes*, and a red caliper option*, are offered on the Bentayga. The braking system is the largest and most powerful ever fitted to a Bentley, and the largest front brake system available on any production car.  Eleven wheel designs are available, including an all-new 22” five-spoke wheel* with black painted and polished finish.

Sublime, Handcrafted Luxury Interior

Bentayga V8 continues the Bentley tradition of intricate detailing and fine, handcrafted precision using authentic materials, and with the launch of the V8, Bentayga benefits from a new range of features. Hand cross-stitching, which highlights the interior styling lines of the seats and door panels,  is available from March 2018, and there is the choice of Bentayga’s four, five, or seven-seat configuration.

Three innovative new interior options are offered in the Bentayga V8: a high-gloss carbon-fibre finish* replacing traditional veneer surfaces; a wood and hide steering wheel*; and a new rich red leather, Cricket Ball*. 

Driver-focussed Technologies

A suite of state-of-the-art driver assistance systems and infotainment features designed to enhance safety, comfort and convenience make the Bentayga V8 an innovative, advanced and connected luxury SUV.

Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) including Stop & Go, Predictive ACC and Traffic Assist enables the driver to maintain a set distance to the vehicle in front. Predictive ACC uses the navigation data, sensors and cameras to predict upcoming corners, city boundaries and speed-limit changes and can then modify the vehicle speed accordingly, improving both comfort and fuel economy.

In urban environments, there are a number of driver aids available on Bentayga V8. These systems – such as Traffic Sign Recognition, Rear Crossing Traffic Warning, Night Vision and Top View combine to enhance everyday usability. Park Assist is also available.

Three different sound systems are available for the Bentayga V8: Bentley Standard Audio, Bentley Signature Audio and Naim for Bentley Premium Audio. The latter is the most powerful system in the segment, with 1,950 watts, a network of 18 speakers and super-tweeters for unrivalled recreation of the highest audio frequencies.

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*Available to order from March 2018. Please contact your local Bentley dealer for details.