Bentayga is unlike any other sport utility vehicle in the world. This powerful, all-terrain, all-purpose car offers an exceptional driving experience. As well as having the most technically advanced engine in its category, it has Mulliner Driving Specification fitted as standard and a choice of more paint colors than any other SUV. Bentayga brings together outstanding performance and unparalleled levels of luxury on and off-road.
The Bentley Bentayga is a front-engine, all-wheel drive, five-door luxury crossover SUV marketed by British car manufacturer Bentley, beginning with the model year 2016. Its body is manufactured at the Volkswagen Zwickau-Mosel plant and final assembly is at the company’s Crewe factory.
An evolution of the 2012 Bentley EXP 9 F concept car, the production Bentayga debuted at the Frankfurt Motor Show in September 2015 as Bentley’s first SUV -using unibody construction and full-time all-wheel drive as well as Volkswagen Group’s bi-turboW12 engine and MLB platform, the latter shared with the second-generation Audi Q7 and the third-generation Porsche Cayenne, Volkswagen Touareg, Audi Q8, and Lamborghini Urus.
Available in seating configurations for four, five or seven, the Bentayga was claimed as SUV, which has a highest top speed 187 mph (301 km/h) as well as the most expensive production SUV.
The “Bentayga” name has two origins; one comes from “Roque Bentayga”, an emblematic highland rock situated in massif central Gran Canaria, in the Canary Islands; the other one, comes from a portmanteau of Bentley and Taiga, the world’s largest transcontinental snow forest.