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Bentley’s Bentayga has managed to scale to the highest of the model’s gross sales charts, and Bentley absolutely intends to maintain the momentum going by launching a brand new Bentayga Pace range-topper.
Our spy photographs present a prototype testing on the Nürburgring and supply some clues as to the design of the high-performance SUV.
The prototype sports activities a extra aggressive entrance fascia with enlarged intakes and an prolonged entrance splitter. There are additionally chunky aspect skirts, a brand new rear diffuser, and an prolonged roof-mounted spoiler.
It additionally seems that the trip peak has been lowered, suggesting an aggressive tune for the suspension. And our photographer tells us the tester was a lot louder than common Bentaygas.
2020 Bentley Bentayga Pace spy photographs – Picture through S. Baldauf/SB-Medien
The oval exhaust suggestions on the rear affirm we’re a W-12 mannequin (Bentley’s V-Eight-equipped vehicles function exhaust suggestions shaped in a determine eight), which as soon as once more factors to this being a Bentayga Pace.
The W-12 within the Bentayga is a 6.Zero-liter twin-turbocharged engine producing 600 horsepower. Count on this to be bumped as much as round 650 hp for Pace responsibility, or sufficient for Zero-60 mph acceleration in properly below four.Zero seconds and a prime velocity approaching 190 mph. The common Bentayga tops out at 187 mph.
Whereas there could also be extra highly effective SUVs, specifically Jeep’s Grand Cherokee Trackhawk which comes with a 707-hp Hellcat, we’re positive Bentley will not be irked because the Bentayga Pace will probably be focused at patrons in search of extra than simply efficiency. Final luxurious can be half and parcel with any Bentley. This implies there will probably be little in the best way of direct competitors. Potential patrons might also wish to take into account the Land Rover Vary Rover Sport SVR, Maserati Levante Trofeo, Mercedes-AMG GLE63 and upcoming Aston Martin DBX, nonetheless.
The Bentayga Pace is reportedly due for a reveal within the first half of 2019. Gross sales will seemingly comply with later in 2019 that means we should always see it arrive as a 2020 mannequin.