Officially made the way to production bay, EXP 9 F will be the first SUV for British carmaker Bentley (and also for the niche automobile segment), which will see the launch in 2016.
Made the debut appearance at 2012 Geneva Motor Show, EXP 9 F will be based on the Q7 or Porsche Cayenne platform. It will be manufactured at Crewe where the organization is pumping in 800M GBP that in return will create more than 1,000 jobs for UK.
Terming more about the looks, press release of Bentley says, “The SUV will be a thoroughbred Bentley true to the brand hallmarks of luxury, performance, quality and craftsmanship. The styling will set it apart from any other SUV on the road and will be true to the Bentley design DNA. It will be the most luxurious and most powerful SUV in the market.”
In addition, some of the recent news in industry had also conveyed, upcoming Bentley garnered good response during the last sixteen months. So to our roving eyes in the industry, there are more than 2,000 bookings claimed for EXP 9 F during the pre-launch era.
“The Volkswagen Group believes in the UK as a competitive location for industrial production. Bentley fans all around the world are looking forward to the brand’s first SUV. Together we will make this new Bentley another true Bentley – powerful, exclusive and successful,” concludes Volkswagen Group chairman Dr. Martin Winterkorn.