As might be anticipated with a car whose beginning worth is about $ 165,000, the Bentley Bentayga produces lots of energy. And if the bottom mannequin's 542 horsepower V-Eight shouldn’t be sufficient for you, Bentley will likely be joyful to promote you one with a 600 horsepower W-12. In our assessments, this was sufficient to launch the Bentayga from zero to 100 km / h in three.5 seconds, making it sooner than an Aston Martin DB11. And judging by the sound, there’s a good probability that Bentley is engaged on a brand new model that will likely be even sooner.
In keeping with Autocar, Bentley plans to introduce a Pace model of the Bentayga later this 12 months. The report states that the Bentayga Pace W-12 is anticipated to be round 650 hp. That will be sufficient to present it a prime velocity of 190 mph and drop a tenth or two of its time between zero and 60 mph. Chassis upgrades ought to enhance cornering, however don’t count on the Pace to lose lots of weight. As an upscale Bentayga, it needs to be much more luxurious than the W-12.
After all, extra energy and luxurious have a value. Coach estimates that the Bentayga Pace will price round £ 20,000 greater than the £ 165,000 charged by Bentley within the UK. At present trade charges, this represents roughly $ 238,000. However if you happen to apply this 12% worth improve to the $ 229,100 base worth of the Bentayga W-12, that equates to about $ 257,000.
For now, the Bentayga Pace has not been formally introduced but. But when Autocar is true to say that it’ll go on sale this 12 months, count on it to be revealed quickly, maybe as early because the Geneva Motor Present in March.