2020 Bentley Bentayga Hybrid comes with excellent fuel consumption. An electric autonomy of 50 km and a CO2 emission that stops at 75 g/km are the axes in the channel of the luxury SUV with the plug. 2020 Bentley Bentayga Hybrid is A variant with battery pack and charging socket which could also equip the sister Bentley Continental and her cousin 2019 Lamborghini Urus in the future.
At the Swiss show, the English luxury Automaker will present its first electrified model. Inside, in fact, of a range composed up to now of sole engines of large internal combustion Cuban, the Bentley will finally introduce a plug-in hybrid variant of its luxury SUV. We are talking about the 2020 Bentley Bentayga Hybrid, the model of the British manufacturer that has now been most successful especially in the USA, which, after its appearance at the Geneva Motor Show, will finally reach the dealerships, not before the end.
2020 Bentley Bentayga Hybrid; What’s New?
From the first glance, it will not be easy to understand the differences between the classic gasoline or diesel variant and the new version “eco-friendly”. In the design of the exterior the new hybrid SUV plug-in differs only for the battery recharge hatch while inside to embellish the cockpit of the Bentayga hybrid we think a new instrument panel, specific for this version Electrified, which always tells the driver the state of charge of the batteries and the power flow of the hybrid powertrain.
The indicator has been flanked by 3 different driving modes (EV drive = purely electric, Hybrid mode = joint operation and Hold mode = battery charging) and a particular navigation system that indicates not only the ideal route to break down the Consumption but also the various points of recharge on the chosen route so as to guarantee maximum efficiency and driving autonomy.
New Bentayga Hybrid Engine Specs & Platform
Under the hood of the new variant from the green thumb lies a powertrain is already known to most. The result of the synergies of the Volkswagen group, the hybrid powertrain makes use of a supercharged 3.0 liter V6 and a 136 hp electric thruster which also performs the functions of alternator and starter motor. The complete system is able to guarantee a maximum power of 460 hp and at the same time an autonomy of about 50 km in purely electrical mode.
At the base of the new variant from the green thumb should be a powertrain already known to most. The ecological motorization should, in fact, be very similar to that already adopted by the Porsche Panamera E-Hybrid, which boasts a V6 of 2.9 liters gasoline plus an electric motor of 136 HP, so as to guarantee a maximum power of about 460 HP and An autonomy of about 50 km in purely electrical mode.
Thanks to this strategy, the luxury SUV premium, which already with the only W12 motorization of 6.0 litres turbo petrol has been able to capture the attention of the audience of enthusiasts since its launch in 2015, will now be able to offer a further valid alternative to W12 is flanked by the newly introduced V8 Biturbo diesel and the future V8 4.0-liter turbocharged gasoline, already mounted on Porsche Cayenne (440 hp) and Lamborghini Urus (650 hp), giving start to the production of numerous hybrid plug-in variants within the Volkswagen universe.
2020 Bentley Bentayga Hybrid will be here this year at your nearest dealership. for the price offered, we still can not be sure because there has been no official release of the Bentley.
2020 Bentley Bentayga Hybrid Fuel Economy
The luxury SUV “with the plug ” Thus proves to be the best in efficiency compared to gasoline and diesel variants. Thanks to the excellent hybrid powertrain, the 2020 Bentayga Hybrid is able to emit only 75 g/km of CO2 which is equivalent to an average consumption of 3.23 L/100 km. Finally, the battery can be charged in 7.5 hours to the classic charging socket or in 2.5 hours using the special Wallbox.