Bentley Bentayga will get Porsche heart

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Bentley’s SUV Bentayga will get a V8 with 550 hp. Which lends the British structural engineer at Porsche.

Bentley light the cloth of the Bentayga V8, which is in the range takes a seat next to the W12 and Diesel. But this V8 does not just come falling from the sky: he comes directly from Porsche, where he had the Cayenne and the Panamera drives. Thus, the vierliter biturbo here as strong as at Porsche: the 550-horsepower and 770 Nm.

Mid-engine

This engine is the middle of the Bentayga-range, because he fits under the colossal 6.0-W12 with 608 hp and 900 Nm. The achtcilinder let the big SUV from 0 to 100 km/h acceleration in 4.5 seconds and a top speed of 290 km/h. He is not in many situations (especially the W12, that the 100 km/h is tapped after 4.1 seconds. Appearance distinguishes the V8 from the Diesel by central tailpipes.

Big brakes

Bentley stresses that the Bentayga also with the V8 is entitled to the largest (optional) brake discs today, namely, 440-millimeter koolstofkeramische plates. The price tag is still not officially known, but would be around 180,000 euros. That makes him prone to be more expensive than a Porsche Cayenne Turbo, which is 140,000 euros cost.