Tag Archives: Bentley SUV

Report: Bentley’s SUV to cost around $220k

Word in the pipeline via AutoCar in the UK is that Bentley’s incoming SUV crossover may cost around $220,000. The goal of this pricing is to create a whole new segment of ultra-luxurious sport utility and crossover SUVs–think Germany’s intent to fill every market gap and niche possible. Additionally, the idea is to also fend off […]

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Spy Shots: First accurate pics of Bentley SUV test mule spotted wearing its own skin

Test mules of Bentley’s SUV have indubitably been spotted in the wild, though sporting similar bodywork as the current Audi Q7. Now, some spy shots surfaced of the Bentley SUV wearing its own skin, face and all. So far, it is the closest thing to resembling the production SUV, which takes on a more streamlined […]

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Bentley teases their highly-anticipated crossover

Bentley recently released a teaser for their sacrilegious ultra-luxurious crossover in video form. From what we can see, the new Bentley SUV features the same large and prominent grille as the rest of lineup as well as Continental GT and the Flying Spur, which is a major departure from the original EXP 9F Concept. According […]

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2015 Porsche Cayenne

Report: Significant changes for the Porsche Cayenne, Bentley gets 2,000 preorders for their first SUV

The current Cayenne has been with us since 2010 and it’s time for a mid-cycle refresh. Unlike most refreshes, reports suggest that the revised version of the Stuttgart-based automaker’s SUV will offer a hybrid as it does now with upgrades efficiency and output, possibly incorporating Porsche’s new biturbo 3 liter V6. Outside, the images from […]

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Bentley confirms SUV crossover development and production, to begin sales in 2016

There have been a lot of interesting reports within the last year or so revolving around Bentley’s current ambition to produce an ultra-luxury SUV crossover thanks to the deep resources of their parental owner, Volkswagen AG. And the last note we left on was a report indicating that VAG has approved Bentley’s SUV crossover for […]

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Report: VW apparently gives Bentley green light for an SUV, internally named Falcon

There seem to be some rather confusing—or conflicting—reports surrounding Bentley’s efforts regarding their SUV. Not too long ago, CARandDRIVER reportedly confirmed that Bentley’s head of design, Luc Donckerwolke, had “canned” or “binned” the EXP 9F Concept, which received rather mixed reviews. But Donckerwolke also shared with C/D that Bentley is still adamant about manufacturing an […]

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Report: Bentley’s EXP 9F canned, but possibly hints at new SUV/crossover

CARandDRIVER has learned that Bentley’s chief designer, Luc Donckerwolke, has cancelled the production of the EXP 9F Concept. Instead, Bentley seeks to work on a sportier and more “contemporary interpretation of an SUV,” which in less complicated vernacular, sounds like a crossover is in the works implicitly judging by the word usage. Additionally, progress has […]

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Report: Bentley SUV Concept may get some tweaks

After much debate, Bentley landed on adding an SUV to its ultra-luxury line up with the EXP 9 F concept, which recently was met with much criticism at the Paris Motor Show. Matin Broomer, a Bentley spokesman, indicated that the same occurred at Pebble Beach this year, so the concept may be redesigned entirely, and […]

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Bentley EXP 9 F

Report: Bentley SUV will stay looking like the EXP 9 F, could get optional 3rd row

In a recent interview with Inside Line, Bentley CEO Wolfgang Durheimer provided some additional details on the company’s first SUV, as previewed by the EXP 9 F at the 2012 Geneva Motor Show. While most of the media and fans thought the car was a bit awkward looking, Bentley customers thought the car was pretty good […]

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Bentley EXP 9F Concept

Report: Bentley SUV is a ‘forgone conclusion’, customers already interested in ordering

Over the weekend, the Bentley EXP 9F Concept SUV made its North American debut in Monterey, California at the 2012 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance. Speaking about the concept at the show, Bentley officials said that it is now ‘a foregone conclusion’ that the company will produce the unibody SUV. Customers at the event. where Bentley […]

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