It is the great boss Wolfgang Dürheimer who says: “An all-electric Bentley should not compromise on the quality, refinement and performance that we expect from our luxury brand.” Hence the idea of putting the best in the Bentley EXP 12 Speed 6e style study, which combines new high-performance technologies (such as induction fast charging and concierge services) with silky and Original inserts of polished copper and cut glass.
The interior is similar. Retail close to the disappearance of the gearbox control, and the steering wheel. With only two branches, it sees its upper part cut off. With the top of each branch a button, one for an immediate boost at acceleration, the other on the contrary to limit the speed.
This new concept also adopts a revolutionary mechanics for the English manufacturer. The Bentley EXP 12 Speed 6e Concept relies on electric mobility. If no mechanics have been validated, the manufacturer announces that the electric Bentley, pioneers in the luxury sector, would have an autonomy making them able to rally London to Paris in a single load. Wolfgang Durheimer, boss of the brand, continue by focusing on the possibilities of a rapid charge by induction.
An electric series model could be derived from this concept by 2021, said leaders of the brand. “We want to send a clear message:” If we do it, that’s what it would look like, “said Bentley CEO Wolfgang Dürheimer.