New Bentley EXP 100 GT to mark model’s 100th birthday
Bentley is 100 years previous this yr, and the British luxurious marque has teased a brand new automotive referred to as the Bentley EXP 100 GT. It -will make its public debut on 10th July, the agency’s official birthday.
The EXP 100 GT’s identify already reveals a lot about what we should always count on from the automotive. EXP names are reserved for Bentley’s idea’s for starters – and as proved with the EXP 10 Pace 6, they don’t need to make manufacturing. The quantity 100 is an apparent reference to the centenary, however GT signifies that the automotive will probably be a grand tourer – most definitely a two-door, due to this fact.
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Bentley says the EXP 100 GT will probably be “a bodily embodiment of the long run Bentley model” and a “transformative zero-emissions idea automotive that may encourage extraordinary human experiences via an ideal mix of know-how and craftsmanship”. The automotive will characteristic “a captivating array of supplies seamlessly blended collectively by the designers at Bentley Motors”, the agency claims.
That reference to zero-emissions motoring means the EXP 100 GT will probably be pure-electric – and it’ll even have self-driving capabilities, as a result of Bentley provides that the automotive “will intelligently and sustainably improve the proprietor’s grand touring expertise, whether or not having fun with the fun of driving or being pushed autonomously”.
There’s no definition as but of how far into the long run the automotive will look. And the only teaser picture and brief video clip concentrate on the door sill’s treadplate, which has an illuminated EXP 100 GT emblem. Nevertheless, the video additionally exhibits what seems to be the door rising vertically upon opening, as a substitute of extending away from the car, so it appears possible that the car options scissor doorways.
Bentley is asking lovers to pre-register for the EXP 100 GT’s reveal occasion, which will probably be reside streamed at 4pm BST on Wednesday 10 July. events might want to register earlier than this coming Saturday at www.extraordinaryjourneys.bentley.
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