Bentley, one of the foremost and highly revered British manufacturers of luxury cars has taken the 2012 Geneva Motor Show event as a platform to showcase its first ever SUV concept called, Bentley EXP 9F. Hailed as the world’s most expensive SUV, the all new EXP 9F is a luxury SUV that marks the company’s deviation from its mainstream line of luxury sedans and its first step into the lucrative SUV segment. This most expensive SUV concept has been designed and developed on Bentley’s popular Grand Tourer Bentley model and is said to be capable of providing impeccable performance both on the roads as well as off road settings including deserts and highways. The Bentley EXP 9F will be powered by a 6.0-liter twin turbo-charged W-12 engine, bringing out an impressive 600 bhp and coupled with an eight speed transmission, this luxury SUV will prove to be a significant match to top of the line SUV models.
The most expensive Bentley SUV will also be offered in a hybrid engine configuration, where in the company will provide a 4.0 liter V8 twin-turbo charged engine. On the outside, the Bentley EXP 9F carries the signature design and coachwork that symbolizes the elegance of the Bentley marquee. Apart from the bodywork, this luxury SUV will also sport 23-inch alloy wheels, providing unmatched all terrain drive performance. At the front, the engine grill and the rounded headlamps exuberate Bentley’s commitment towards style and panache.
On the inside, the fabulous Bentley EXP 9F is beautifully crafted with the use of wood, leather and polished metals. One of the stark add on for the SUV’s interiors is the use of silk wool floor mats that can be turned over to reveal saddle leather finishing for rough usage. Being an SUV doesn’t necessarily mean a compromise on luxury and that’s exactly what Bentley has achieved with the EXP 9F. The luxury SUV comes packed with state of the art features including an entertainment system and a multi-media system. For the ones, who prefer to conduct business on the go, the SUV also comes with a wifi Internet connection that can be used on smartphones, tablet and even on laptops. The rear passenger seats have been designed for ultimate comfort, as they are fully complemented with infotainment flat screens and drinks table.