The residents are not yet fully accustomed to the idea that in this year’s Bentley can leave the asphalt. But the Brits rush to skim the cream from the consumer interest: at Bentley Bentayga may appear “younger brother.”
Bentley chief engineer Rolf Frech in an interview with Autocar named the production of more compact than Bentayga, crossover “quite possible.” And not only in the potential market appeal of such a model: at Bentley have to create a relatively small crossover technically possible, which is a sin not to take advantage.
According to Frech, the platform of the Volkswagen Group under the designation of the MSB, who will serve as the basis for the new Continental GT and the production version of the concept Speed 6, it can easily be adapted to the “all-terrain” tasks. However, he stressed that the final decision is still pending, despite the enthusiasm with which the head of Bentley, Wolfgang Dyurhaymer watching the growing crossover market.
He noted that Bentley has a list of about 4 000 people interested in buying Bentayga – and this considering that production sample models still none of them had never seen. In general, in 2020 the British expect to sell up to 20,000 cars a year, and for the sake of preparing to invest billions in expanding production.