Bentayga Unleashed: Luxury, Laughs, and a Whole Lot More!

Ladies and gentlemen, allow me to introduce you to the epitome of automotive extravagance: the Bentley Bentayga. This isn’t merely a vehicle; it’s a statement, an ode to the harmonious marriage of opulence and performance that only Bentley can orchestrate. Imagine settling into the driver’s seat, ensconced in handcrafted leather, surrounded by the finest materials, and cocooned in the serene embrace of a meticulously engineered masterpiece. The Bentayga transcends the realm of mere transportation; it is a sanctuary on wheels.

In 2015, Bentley unveiled the Bentayga, heralding a new epoch of opulent SUVs. It was as if Bentley gazed upon the realm of high-end automobiles and posed the question, “Why should sports cars have all the fun?” Thus, the Bentayga was conceived – a vehicle that effortlessly melds the imposing stature of an SUV with the grace and refinement synonymous with the Bentley moniker.

From the very first glance, the Bentayga’s design leaves an indelible mark. Every curve, every line, every nuance exudes a sense of timeless sophistication. It is a visual symphony, an embodiment of the fastidious craftsmanship for which Bentley is revered. The iconic matrix grille at the fore commands attention, flanked by headlights that seem to whisper, “We don’t merely illuminate the road; we do it with flair.”

Underneath the hood lies an engine that doesn’t just purr; it roars with the unbridled might of a beast. With a selection of powertrains at your disposal, including a thunderous W12 engine, this SUV doesn’t merely move; it catapults you into a realm of exhilarating performance. It’s power that isn’t simply felt; it’s experienced.

Yet, don’t let the raw power belie the serenity within. The cabin is a testament to Bentley’s dedication to craftsmanship. Every surface, every stitch, every veneer is a work of art, meticulously chosen and lovingly crafted. It’s more than comfort; it’s a way of life.

With the introduction of a host of new features, the Bentayga has transcended even its own exalted standards. From the innovative All-Wheel Steering to the indulgent Postural Adjust and Auto Climate seats, Bentley has left no stone unturned in its quest for perfection. This is not merely a car; it’s a testament to Bentley’s unwavering commitment to redefining the boundaries of luxury and performance.

Now, let’s dive into the latest upgrades that make the Bentayga even more irresistible.

All-Wheel Steering: Turning Heads and Curves

All-wheel steering isn’t just a feature; it’s a revelation. It’s as if Bentley’s engineers decided that ‘good’ isn’t good enough. Now, the Bentayga S and Azure models come with this jaw-dropping feature right out of the box. And for the rest, well, it’s like having the option to add a sprinkle of magic to an already enchanting ride.

Remember those childhood dreams of cars with seats that adjust to your every whim? Well, meet Postural Adjust. It’s like having a personal chiropractor on board, making micro adjustments to your seating position and pressure points. Developed in cahoots with a chiropractor, this system applies 177 individual pressure changes across six independent pressure zones. It’s like a spa day for your back, without the whale music.

And then there’s Auto Climate, because why settle for just being comfy when you can be cocooned in perfection? Pick your desired temperature from a selection of seven, and let the auto climate seat work its magic. It senses your temperature and surface humidity with an accuracy of 0.1°C every 25 milliseconds. It’s like having your own personal climate butler, ensuring you’re always at your thermal best.

Driver Assistance: Your High-Tech Co-Pilot

Buckle up, because Bentley has ramped up the driver assistance game. Intelligent Park Assist, 3D Surround View, and Emergency Assist are here to make sure you’re not just driving, but cruising in style and safety. And let’s not forget the new instrument panel styles that give you real-time visualizations of the road ahead. It’s like having a co-pilot that’s also a tech genius.

Connected Car: Your Ride, Your Rules

Remember those days when starting your car with a key was a thing? Neither do we. With remote park assist, you can start, stop, and maneuver your Bentayga with your smartphone. It’s like having James Bond’s car, minus the need for a secret agent title.

Air Quality Fit for Royalty

The Bentayga takes air quality seriously. The new system uses a particle matter sensor to measure the air quality inside and outside of the car. It’s like having your own personal air quality monitor, making sure you’re breathing only the finest air, free of pollution. It’s like having a high-tech bouncer for your lungs, only allowing in the cleanest of guests.

But wait, there’s more! When you’re about to enter a tunnel, the system knows it and switches to recirculation mode to keep out any unwanted pollution. It’s like having a super-smart butler who knows your preferences before you even say a word.

Recycled Sustainable Carpet: Because We’re Fancy and Earth-Conscious

Say hello to carpets made from 100% recycled nylon. Comfort meets sustainability in a glorious symphony of eco-friendly luxury. It’s like walking on clouds, but with the knowledge that you’re saving the planet, one step at a time.

Bang & Olufsen for Bentley: The Sound of Pure Bliss

You thought the Bentayga couldn’t get any fancier? Think again. Introducing ‘Bang & Olufsen for Bentley’. These speakers are not just for your ears; they’re a feast for your eyes too. With Fibonacci patterns and LED illumination, your tunes have never looked this good.

The interface features an eclipse design, and by moving a digital white marker, you choose between four different sound modes. This enables you to adjust the music according to your current mood – with a color palette behind the eclipse reflecting the chosen sound mode. Surround intensity can also be adjusted with a pinching gesture, in the BeoSonic display. Additional settings can optimize the whole system for front or rear seat passengers.

Customers choosing the newest audio feature for Bentayga benefit from the iconic design of the B&O speaker grilles – finished in aluminium with holes drilled in variable sizes and angles and shaped to a uniquely-designed Fibonacci hole pattern. The angled holes are placed as tightly as possible to achieve the best acoustic transparency and to build a contrast to the glass-pearl blasted surface.

Another highlight is the LED illumination of the holes, which welcomes the driver when the system turns on. The Bang & Olufsen logo completes the unique speaker design and is debossed into the leather next to the grilles.

Luxurious sustainable materials

As standard for Azure and A models, the new deep pile overmats are more luxurious than ever. Using 100 per cent pure wool, the deep pile Wilton carpets have an exceptionally luxuriant, velvety feel. A specially-selected wool variety is used due to its cleanliness and purity in colour which is tested to ensure quality standards are met before use. Colour is applied via the method of hank dyeing, which allows better control of the quality of the dye and ensures improved colour matching as required. During the manufacturing process no bleach is used and therefore the end result is a beautiful quality finished carpet from pure wool. The deep pile overmats are also available in models as an option where not standard.

Increased dynamic ability

Electronic All Wheel Steering was first introduced to the Bentayga Extended Wheelbase maintaining the Luxury SUV’s critical acclaim for its dynamic ability. It provided two highly desirable benefits and ensures no compromise between high-speed confidence and low speed convenience. Now the feature is available on all Bentayga models being standard on S and Azure and optional on all others.

At fast highway speeds the system makes small adjustments to the direction of travel of the rear wheels, in tandem with the direct steering inputs from the driver to the front wheels. This increases high-speed stability – making overtaking and lane changing more assured – and improves handling when driving through sweeping bends.

At low speeds, the All Wheel Steering has the effect of ‘shortening’ the wheelbase, reducing the turning circle, and increasing agility in tight urban environments making parking noticeably easier. This is achieved by steering the rear wheels in the opposite direction to the front wheels. The maximum angle the rear wheels turn is +/- 4.8 degrees to the centre line of car with a cut over between slow and fast operation at 37 miles per hour. The system provides a reduced turning circle by approximately 7% or 1 metre.

Final thoughts

And there you have it, folks! The Bentley Bentayga, a four-wheeled extravaganza that’s more than just a car; it’s a lifestyle upgrade. With features that pamper you like royalty and a performance that rivals the most spirited of steeds, the Bentayga is in a league of its own.

So, whether you’re cruising down city streets or conquering rugged terrains, do it in style, do it in comfort, and do it in a Bentayga. It’s the kind of vehicle that doesn’t just take you from point A to B; it turns heads, starts conversations, and leaves a trail of envy in its wake.

Now, if you’ll excuse us, we’re off to imagine what it’d be like to have a heated massage while the Bentayga’s All-Wheel Steering effortlessly whisks us through winding roads. Ah, the joys of luxury!

In the grand tapestry of automobiles, the Bentayga is the masterpiece, the pièce de résistance. It’s not just a car; it’s an experience, a statement, and a testament to Bentley’s unwavering commitment to excellence.

So, dear reader, if you’ve ever dreamt of a vehicle that’s equal parts elegance and exhilaration, look no further. The Bentley Bentayga awaits, ready to whisk you away on a journey of luxury, laughs, and a whole lot more!

Andy Rasool

Founder - Although he has been a Certified Ferrari Tifosi since the age of 10, his fate was sealed when at the age of 14 he persuaded a Ferrari dealer in London that he wanted to buy a new Ferrari. A phone call to his dad the following day soon put an end to that! His therapist suggested that to overcome the addiction a healthy dose of Ferrari Blogging and Spotting will help, and with that was born!

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