Bentley has unveiled its future autonomous luxurious grand tourer idea referred to as the Bentley EXP 100 GT. The automobile celebrates the model’s 100th anniversary.
The Bentley EXP 100 GT is predicated on an all-electric platform and makes use of aluminium and carbon fibre in its development. It measures 5.eight meters in size and is 2.four meters large, whereas the driving force and passenger doorways are 2 meters large and pivot outwards and upwards.
The EXP 100 GT options an illuminated matrix grille with the Flying B mascot and an illuminated bonnet central backbone. On the rear, it has a 3D OLED display that blends in with the rear lamps. Bentley calls the outside paint shade Compass and it makes use of a pigment that’s created from rice husk ash. Inside, the automobile makes use of pure supplies like wooden, leather-based and glass
In response to Bentley, the EXP 100 GT makes use of a subsequent technology Traction Drive with 4 electrical motors and torque vectoring. The torque from the electrical motors peaks at 1500 Nm (1106 lb-ft). The automobile is claimed to speed up from Zero-60 mph in 2.5 seconds and has a prime velocity of 186 mph. Being a Bentley, it nonetheless weighs simply shy of two tonnes, nonetheless the claimed most vary of 435 miles is sort of spectacular. Recharging the battery to 80% of its capability will take simply 15 minutes, apparently.
Amongst different technological highlights are the Energetic Aero Wheels shod with Clever Pirelli Tyres that adapt their contact patch based mostly on the climate situations. In autonomous mode, the seats swivel rearwards and the steering retracts.
What do you consider this future luxo-barge from Bentley? It reminds us of the Imaginative and prescient Mercedes-Maybach 6.