The new test mule of 2021 Bentley Bentayga has been spotted and the upcoming model is partially camouflaged. According to the latest photos, we can see numerous changes on the refreshed ultra-luxury SUV.
So, expect a more rounded front section and the new jewel-like design for the lights at both ends. Basically, the forthcoming model will likely introduce a similar look found on the latest Flying Spur. Whatsoever, it will be redesigned and we can expect this model to debuts later this year as 2021 model.
2021 Bentley Bentayga Exterior Look
Some tweaks outside will happen and the new 2021 Bentley Bantayga will be more aggressive. However, do not expect a significant boost because this model will only get a mid-cycle refresh. As we already mentioned, the first images of the test mule appear and most of the body is covered with a camo. Moreover, the fleshier look is present and this model will offer similar exterior design language as the latest Flying Spur.
From the new images, we can see that the nose and tail of the vehicle featuring a more bolder look and that suggests a mild update. The front will be more rounded and the new jewel-like headlights are visible. At first glance on the back, we can see the same taillight system and exhaust system. The same design will also be present on the hybrid version with some small improvements that will separate it from the base model.
Cabin Rumors and Updates
Unfortunately, there is no available image at this time. According to the photographer that took pictures, the interior of the 2021 Bentley Bentayga was also camouflaged.
However, we can expect the sale layout inside as the more premium features. Also, more high-tech will be available to the dash. Generally, the Bentley Bentayga will look inside similar to Continental GT. A hybrid model is also available and it will bring ultra-lux interior, draped in quilted leather, with more high-quality materials and stitching interior accents.
2021 Bentley Bentayga Under the Hood
The upcoming 2021 Bentley Bentayga will keep the same engines as before. So, don’t expect any significant tweaks under the hood. The V-6-based plug-in hybrid powertrain powers this SUV, and it was just launched for the 2020 model year.
This model is equipped with a turbo gas V6 powertrain that split out 335-hp V6 and is connected to the 126-kWh motor. Moreover, the model with a hybrid drivetrain is the most efficient Bentley ever and it provides a 16-mile all-electric range. Alongside this, there are existing V-8 and W-12 options. Bentley Bentayga Speed also comes with W-12 powertrain that is able to deliver 626 horsepower vs. 541-hp. All engines will be available with 8-speed automatic transmission.
2021 Bentley Bentayga Release Date and Price
The upgraded version 2021 Bentley Bentayga is expected to go on sale in the U.S. in the fourth quarter of this year. The new model will bring many improvements and refreshments. However, pricing is still high and this model will start at $156,900.