As discreet on the outside as it is brutal on the road. Despite the characteristics of the British SUV, this preparation of the B&B Bentley Bentayga is a wolf in sheep’s clothing. The German trainer has focused especially on the mechanical part over the aesthetics, offering a level of performance that turns the British into a missile.
There is no doubt that the sophisticated Bentley Bentayga It is one of the models that most lends itself to preparations external to the Crewe brand. The latest tuning novelty comes from the German workshops of B&B Automobiltechnik GmbH, which has turned the British SUV into a real missile, despite the more than two and a half tons that it weighs on the scale.
The team of B&B It has been especially dedicated to the mechanical section, with slight adjustments to the exterior and interior aesthetics. On the outside, it has given it a more striking look with chrome grille meshes and all the air intakes of the front bumper, adding new side steps and some 23-inch diameter black painted double-spoke forged alloy wheels. In addition, it has modified the suspension with a new electronic module of the pneumatic system that lowers body height by 35 millimeters.
B&B Automobiltechnik raises the level of the Bentley Bentayga to the maximum limit
But it is the mechanical part that really scares fear, because it offers different levels depending on the mechanics, be it the V8, W12 or the old diesel. For the 4.0-liter biturbo V8 of the first variant that develops a maximum power of 550 hp, two levels are offered bearing this figure up to 625 and 650 hp, respectively, by retouching the engine electronics and with a higher boost pressure or also adding new intake ducts.
For the diesel Bentayga two levels are also offered, passing from the original 435 hp to 500 and 525 hp, while for the exclusive W12, the 600 hp are transformed into 675 and 760 hp. This level offers a real scandal performance, as it accelerates from zero to 100 km / h in just 3.7 seconds and reaches a top speed of 310 km / h. Some figures made possible thanks to the previous modifications and also to a new sports exhaust system It has a special valve to reduce the exhaust gas back pressure and its temperature.
Even for the most gourmets and only available in some markets, a high-performance exhaust system for V8 and W12 versions that, made of polished stainless steel, has an electronically adjustable overpowering sound, and capable of generating an extra 35 hp. An optional that rounds off the novelties and that turn the Bentayga into something more powerful than a missile.