Special edition Bentley Bentayga V8 Design Series arrives from RM1.05mil

By CARSIFU | 21 April 2020

KUALA LUMPUR: Bentley in Malaysia has expanded its Bentayga sports utility vehicle range with the addition of the V8 Design Series.

The hand-crafted (Crewe, England) Bentayga V8 Design Series is currently priced from RM1,045,000 (before duties and taxes) and is the only one of its kind that will ever be made available in the country.

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To up its desirability, this ultra-luxury SUV comes fitted with Palladium Grey Paragon seven-spoke alloy wheels with self-levelling wheel badges.

Included as standard is the Bentayga Blackline specification that adds on a body-coloured lower front bumper apron and twin gloss black tailpipes.

A set of discreet Design Series badges located on the lower front doors readily identifies this Bentayga as a special edition.

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Inside, the colour-themed cabin is decked out in carbon fibre weave that takes on a diamond quilted pattern that's been polished to a high gloss.

The Duotone colour interior is finally offered for the interior for the first time which means an orange accent hides around a Beluga main hide for the seats.

Also included is the signature Breitling clock (with diamonds) with mother of pearl face in the centre of the piano black dashboard while deep-pile floor mats cover the floor.

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Finishing off the cabin are illuminated 'Bentley' scuff plates, drilled alloy sports pedals and powered Bentley Front Seat Comfort specification which includes a massage function, winged comfort headrests and powered seat belt height-adjusters.

Powering this special edition Bentayga is a 4.0-litre (3,956cc) twin-turbo V8 petrol engine producing 550PS at 6,000rpm and 770Nm of torque from 1,960 to 4,500rpm.

An eight-speed automatic manages power delivery the all-wheel-drive system that's accompanied by an electronic differential lock and four driving modes of Comfort, Sport, Custom and Bentley.

in Sport mode, this Bentayga is able to sprint from 0 to 100kph in 4.5 seconds before reaching a top speed of 290kph.

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