Renault Triber MPV Unveiled In India

The Renault Triber MPV had been a very long time coming and has lastly made its world debut in India. The all-new MPV is predicated on the identical CMF-A platform that underpins the Kwid, and is a seven-seater providing tucked below the four-metre mark. At that measurement, the brand new Renault Triber is a direct rival to the Datsun GO+, however will get a totally totally different design language that assist make for a roomier cabin than the and improved house. Actually, Renault is evaluating the Triber to quite a few B-segment hatchbacks, with the French mannequin providing the extra third row seating that’s extra sensible. Listed below are all the small print on the brand new Triber. The Renault Triber is powered by a 1.Zero-litre three-cylinder petrol with guide & computerized transmissions The Renault Triber will get an evolutionary design language on the strains of the Kwid. This makes....





BMW M850i xDrive Gran Coupe

A four-door sports activities automotive has been added to the brand new BMW eight Collection vary. With its standalone physique idea, plus powertrain and chassis know-how designed squarely to engender supreme dynamic capability, the brand new BMW eight Collection Gran Coupe embodies a model of sporting aptitude distinctive within the luxurious section. Becoming a member of the BMW eight Collection Coupe and BMW eight Collection Convertible because the third mannequin within the eight Collection vary, the Gran Coupe has a personality all of its personal, combining smile-inducing efficiency and design formed by dynamism and magnificence with considerably elevated spaciousness for passengers within the rear seats. In the meantime, unique gear options and the most recent improvements within the areas of management/operation, driver help and connectivity characterize a case research in trendy luxurious. The brand new BMW eight Collection Gran Coupe is the one mannequin in its section derived instantly from....



UK Consortium in £8M mission to design EV powertrain for world market

GKN Automotive, Drive System Design and the College of Nottingham are collaborating on an £Eight-million (US$10 million) mission to design and develop a world-leading electrical automobile powertrain for the worldwide market. ACeDrive (Superior Cooling and Management of Excessive Velocity e-Drive) is backed by match-funding from the Superior Propulsion Centre (APC). Already progressing by idea choice, it goals to realize the extent of know-how and efficiency outlined within the Automotive Council’s roadmap for 2040 and be manufacturing prepared by 2023. ACeDrive is aiming to be the world’s lightest and most effective electrical automobile powertrain appropriate for the quantity market. To attain this it adopts ground-breaking ideas in cooling and system integration, resulting in a major discount within the quantity and dimension of parts. The core targets for this system are a 25% discount in each packaging dimension and price, a 20% drop in weight, and a 10% improve in effectivity in....





Mahindra Announce Value Hike From July 1, 2019 Of Upto Rs. 36,000

Mahindra has introduced that efficient July 1, 2019, it can improve the worth of all its passenger autos by as much as Rs. 36,000 throughout fashions. This value improve is because of the implementation of AIS 145 Security Norms throughout all passenger autos in India. The implementation of AIS 145 Security Norms from July 1, 2019 mandate the fitment of a number of security options together with driver airbag, seat belt reminder for driver and co-driver, rear parking sensors and an over velocity alert for the motive force throughout all passenger car fashions. The value of the KUV100 NXT shall be elevated amongst others Mahindra SUVs that may take a considerable value improve are the Scorpio, Bolero, TUV300 and KUV100 NXT, whereas manufacturers such because the XUV500 and Marazzo will see a marginal hike in costs. There shall be no adjustments within the costs of the XUV300 because it already....



Skoda Speedy Hits 1 Lakh Manufacturing Milestone In India

The Skoda Speedy C-segment sedan is the automaker’s entry-level mannequin in India, and the providing has hit a brand new manufacturing milestone with over one lakh items churned out. Skoda Auto India rolled out the 100,000th Speedy at its Chakan facility, close to Pune, with the particular model being the top-of-the-line Monte Carlo version. The Skoda Speedy was launched in India approach again in 2011 because the sedan spinoff of the Fabia, and later changed into the Czech automobile maker’s most inexpensive providing in India, as soon as the latter was discontinued. Additionally Learn: Skoda Speedy Monte Carlo Version Launched In India The Speedy nameplate dates again to 1935 in Skoda’s historical past and was later utilized in 1982 for the Speedy Coupe. The title made a comeback in 2011 for a mannequin solely for the Indian market, and was later bought in Europe as nicely. Through the years, the....





KTM RC 125 ABS Launched In India; Priced At Rs. 1.47 Lakh

KTM has lastly launched the much-awaited KTM RC 125 in India at Rs. 1.47 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). The design has been impressed by the KTM RC16, which is the corporate’s MotoGP machine. The RC 125 is a completely faired bike which will get the corporate’s metal trellis body, the wrong way up forks by WP and a triple clamp handlebar as effectively. It makes use of the identical 124 cc single-cylinder engine which makes 14.three bhp of max energy and 12 Nm of peak torque and is paired with a 6-speed gearbox. Braking efficiency comes from a 300 mm disc up on the entrance and a 230 mm disc on the rear. Just like the KTM 125 Duke, the RC 125 too will get a Bosch single-channel ABS and rear-lift mitigation (RLM) as commonplace. Additionally Learn: KTM RC 125 Teased Sumeet Narang, Vice President (Probiking) at Bajaj Auto Ltd. mentioned....



Maruti Suzuki Future S Concept Crossover named S-Presso

Maruti Suzuki is all set to herald a brand new automotive nearer to the festive season and it is a automotive primarily based on the Future S Idea. The automotive can be referred to as S-Presso as reported by ET Auto. The S-Presso is the primary small automotive led by the Indian R&D unit and the design and the engineering of the automotive has been performed in Rohtak, Haryana. That is second main product led out of India publish Vitara Brezza. When it comes to design, the Idea Future S showcased a really trendy and present city micro SUV like stance with its upright design parts and this can proceed within the manufacturing model too. The manufacturing model of the Future S Idea can be referred to as S-Presso Codenamed YK1, the manufacturing model primarily based on the Future S Idea will go up in opposition to the likes of....





Autocar names high 100 British feminine rising stars within the automotive business

The subsequent era of feminine leaders in automotive are recognised right now Autocar has revealed the highest 100 feminine rising stars within the automotive business, with the record topped by Emma King, an EV pioneer advancing Ford’s electrified plans. The record was compiled by judges from Autocar and the Society for Motor Producers and Merchants (SMMT). The total record will be considered right here.  Excellent people rising via the ranks of their respective sectors have been recognised throughout 9 classes: buying, aftersales and workshop, advertising and marketing, gross sales, individuals improvement, automobile improvement, operations, manufacturing and PR and communications. Two additional classes – apprentices and new digital and mobility options – sit exterior the highest 100 and exist to have a good time and encourage the following era of automotive expertise. King, senior buying supervisor of EV battery cells for Ford, was chosen from the 9 class winners as 2019’s general winner, having made a big....



2019's Nice British Ladies within the Automotive Business - Rising Stars winner

Emma King is on the coalface of Ford’s electrification drive Emma King, the Mannequin T-owning total winner of this yr’s Nice British Ladies competitors, is Ford by means of and thru Not many Ford workers can declare to have of their possession certainly one of its earliest automobiles. However Emma King, winner of this yr’s Nice British Ladies within the Automotive Business – Rising Stars initiative, is the proud proprietor of not solely a 1904 Mannequin A however a 1916 Mannequin T tourer.  King’s day-to-day job couldn’t be additional away from the historic automobiles she’s so keen on. As senior buying supervisor for EV battery cells, King is on the forefront of Ford’s dramatic modernisation plan, which incorporates an $11 billion funding in electrical automobiles by 2022. We’ll first see a Mustang-inspired electrical SUV subsequent yr.  Ford, which has broadly been thought of behind the curve with electrification, should now....





Turning plastic bottles into carpets

Every of our EcoSport SUVs is fitted with carpets made utilizing 470 single-use plastic drink bottles. And since we launched the EcoSport globally in 2012, it has offered a brand new lease of life for greater than 650 million 500-millilitre bottles, weighing an estimated eight,262 metric tons * and that – if laid finish to finish – would stretch greater than twice all over the world.   Since first utilizing recycled plastic in Mondeo greater than 20 years in the past, we now recycle 1.2 billion bottles globally per 12 months. “Shoppers have a vastly elevated consciousness of the hurt that merely discarding plastic can do – however we’ve got lengthy been on a mission to extend the proportion of recycled and renewable supplies which are utilized in each new automobile we make,” stated Tony Weatherhead, supplies engineer. Turning plastic into automobile carpets first includes shredding each the bottles and....



Volvo Group companions with NVIDIA to develop superior AI platform for autonomous vehicles

The Volvo Group has signed an settlement with NVIDIA collectively to develop the decision0-making system of autonomous business automobiles and machines. Using NVIDIA’s end-to-end synthetic intelligence platform for coaching, simulation and in-vehicle computing, the ensuing system is designed to securely deal with absolutely autonomous driving on public roads and highways. The answer will likely be constructed on NVIDIA’s full software program stack for sensor processing, notion, map localization and path planning, enabling a variety of attainable autonomous driving purposes, corresponding to freight transport, refuse and recycling assortment, public transport, building, mining, forestry and extra. Automation creates real-life advantages for each our clients and the society when it comes to security, power effectivity and as a consequence productiveness. We proceed to progressively introduce automated purposes in all the spectrum of automation, from driver help programs to totally autonomous automobiles and machines. This partnership with NVIDIA is a crucial subsequent step on....





Rockwell Automation opens new EV innovation heart in Silicon Valley

Rockwell Automation, a number one options and providers supplier to the automotive trade, opened a brand new eight,000 square-foot electrical car (EV) Innovation Heart at 111 North Market Road in San Jose, California, inside its Info Options improvement facility. The middle will present reside manufacturing demonstrations, hands-on trials using new know-how and occasions showcasing collaboration with trade consultants and Rockwell Automation companions. Using augmented and digital actuality modeling, the EV Innovation Heart supplies automotive start-ups and established producers an atmosphere to be taught new applied sciences and requirements, enabling them to ship electrical automobiles to market sooner, with much less threat and at decrease price. Rockwell Automation’s FactoryTalk InnovationSuite, powered by PTC, is an built-in answer that mixes software program from PTC and Rockwell Automation. Eagle Applied sciences supplies the battery pack meeting machine, and FANUC furnishes robotic applied sciences, each built-in with Rockwell Automation know-how. Hirata, a turnkey meeting....



Rockwell Automation opens new EV innovation middle in Silicon Valley

Rockwell Automation, a number one options and providers supplier to the automotive trade, opened a brand new eight,000 square-foot electrical car (EV) Innovation Middle at 111 North Market Avenue in San Jose, California, inside its Info Options improvement facility. The middle will present reside manufacturing demonstrations, hands-on trials using new expertise and occasions showcasing collaboration with trade consultants and Rockwell Automation companions. Using augmented and digital actuality modeling, the EV Innovation Middle gives automotive start-ups and established producers an surroundings to study new applied sciences and requirements, enabling them to ship electrical autos to market sooner, with much less danger and at decrease value. Rockwell Automation’s FactoryTalk InnovationSuite, powered by PTC, is an built-in answer that mixes software program from PTC and Rockwell Automation. Eagle Applied sciences gives the battery pack meeting machine, and FANUC furnishes robotic applied sciences, each built-in with Rockwell Automation expertise. Hirata, a turnkey meeting line....





2019 Toyota Glanza evaluate, check drive

What’s it? The Toyota Glanza is so much like the Baleno by way of exterior and inside design, you’ll be able to’t inform the distinction between the 2 if you happen to delete the badges. The paint shades, LEDs, headlamps, alloy wheels . . . they’re all the identical. In reality, the 2 vehicles are even manufactured on the identical meeting line. Solely the grille on the entrance is completely different.  The Glanza additionally shares its powertrain with its Maruti sibling. Nonetheless, you’ll be able to solely have the Glanza with a petroleum engine – both the usual 83hp, 1.2-litre Ok12M engine or Maruti’s new 90hp, 1.2-litre Ok12N Dualjet motor (examined right here), that additionally will get a little bit of an e-boost from a mild-hybrid system. Since we have not pushed or examined Maruti’s new BS6-compliant, Dualjet sensible hybrid petrol, let’s take a little bit of a deep dive.....



6 Causes Why You Ought to Get a Mercedes-Benz for Your Auto Mortgage

Are you trying to get an auto mortgage? In that case, why not go straight for the automotive of your desires? Get your self a Mercedes-Benz. Time and time once more, Mercedes autos have confirmed themselves as nice investments. So if you wish to get extra bang in your buck, this could sit on prime of your listing when procuring round for a automotive. Listed here are six good explanation why it’s best to get a Mercedes in your auto mortgage: 1. The Title has Withstood the Take a look at of Time Mercedes-Benz traces its lengthy historical past to being the pioneer of inside combustion engines and the invention of the primary fashionable vehicle, the Benz-Patent Motorwagen. At current, the corporate continues to make a reputation for itself by touchdown eightth within the Finest World Manufacturers 2018 decided by the U.S. model consulting firm Interbrand, and its worth has....





BASF and Lutianhua plan to pilot a brand new decrease CO2 DME manufacturing course of

BASF and Sichuan Lutianhua Co., Ltd. (Lutianhua) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to co-develop a pilot manufacturing plant that can considerably cut back carbon emissions and improve power effectivity in producing dimethyl ether (DME) from syngas in comparison with the normal course of. DME is a methanol equal and can be utilized as an intermediate to provide decrease olefins like ethylene and propylene. At the moment, DME is produced by way of methanol as an intermediate from syngas. In line with the MoU, Lutianhua will make investments and construct the plant with a step-change expertise that’s developed by BASF and Linde. BASF will provide new, high-performance catalyst methods that allow one-step conversion of syngas to DME whereas Linde will present its newly developed course of design and engineering for direct DME synthesis. The pilot plant is deliberate to be in-built 2020. The cooperation has been facilitated by the newly....



Henkel and RLE Worldwide reveal lightweighting potential in hybrid automotive physique components

In a complete joint research, Henkel and RLE Worldwide have examined and validated the potential of high-performance structural foam for lightweighting in automotive physique and closure components. The research has revealed that fiber-reinforced polymer parts with structural foam ribbing and reinforcements can save greater than 40 kg of weight per automotive vs. typical all-metal designs. Physique parts—and particularly closures —have all the time been within the focus of lightweighting in automotive engineering, since they type a number of the greatest components of autos. Even one tenth of a millimeter in thickness can imply a number of kilos in general weight, with subsequent results on gas or electrical energy consumption in addition to carbon emissions. In most trendy vehicles, nevertheless, the engineering restrict on thickness and metal grades are positively a problem so additional thickness reductions can create issues in assembly the required mechanical energy and crash safety. In a radical....





2020 Alfa Romeo Castello will be all-new Crossover SUV

After the massive success of Stelvio SUV, Alfa Romeo will introduce an all-new crossover. The 2020 Alfa Romeo Castello will signify Stelvio’s massive brother. Castello is the corporate’s largest crossover SUV. It’s made to rival fashions reminiscent of Audi Q7. This crossover SUV will journey on the well-known Giorgio platform. The identical platform underpins mannequin reminiscent of Giulia and Stelvio. Exterior appears extraordinarily fashionable and engaging. Additionally, the inside will likely be very fashionable as nicely, and we will count on a terrific degree of consolation. Efficiency-wise, Castello will almost certainly get a number of engine choices. This SUV will arrive subsequent March. 2020 Alfa Romeo Castello Appears Extraordinarily Engaging The upcoming 2020 Alfa Romeo Castello will journey on the enduring Giorgio platform. The identical structure underpins Stelvio and Giulia fashions. Nonetheless, Castello will likely be bigger than the Stelvio mannequin. Castello is 193 inches lengthy, in comparison with the....



Options, Specs, Pictures

The Renault Triber makes its international debut at the moment in India and it’s a compact 7-seater MPV. It’s Renault India has confirmed that the upcoming providing shall be positioned in India between the Kwid and the Duster. The upcoming Renault Triber shall be a compact automotive; just like the Datsun GO+ and will probably be a sub-Four metre automobile just like the latter. The Triber’s platform will assist Renault and Nissan to develop economies of scale in India, with comparable elements and aggregates getting used in the direction of different future fashions. India is the lead marketplace for the event and launch of the Renault Tiber however the product is predicted to be offered in different elements of the world too. Whereas India can even then be the primary manufacturing base to export the Triber, different markets like Brazil could finally make their very own variations of the Triber.....





New Mercedes-Benz GLA Spy Pictures Floor

After unveiling the all-new GLB compact sport utility automobile, Mercedes-Benz is protecting its momentum within the crossover section with the GLA. Not too long ago, the Mercedes-Benz GLA was noticed by spy photographers whereas it was making its rounds in Stuttgart, Germany. There have been sightings of the GLA beforehand however the images that had been launched on-line had been grainy. Nevertheless, due to AutoBlog, we now have clearer spy pictures of the automobile. The topic is heavily-wrapped in a zebra camouflage. The bulges and elements which might be peeking from the covers give us a good suggestion of what to anticipate from it although. First, we can see that the emblem within the radiator grille is a three-pointed star, which confirms that we’re a Mercedes. Second, we’re certain that it’s the GLA as a result of it seems to be smaller and a notch again from the GLB with....



Tesla brings out next-gen Roadster at pc imaginative and prescient convention in Los Angeles

Tesla introduced out its next-generation Roadster to the 2019 Laptop Imaginative and prescient and Sample Recognition (CVPR) convention going down in Lengthy Seashore, California. A video posted on-line by a convention attendee offered a full walkaround of the all-electric ‘halo automobile‘ because it was surrounded by excited onlookers taking turns capturing images of the futuristic steering wheel, high-tech console, and different modern options. CVPR is an annual occasion placed on by the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) and the Laptop Imaginative and prescient Basis (CVF) for sample recognition, pc imaginative and prescient, machine studying, robotics, and synthetic intelligence researchers to current advances made of their fields. Numerous shows, tutorials, workshops, demos, exhibitions, and social occasions selling related subjects are made accessible to attendees. That is the 32nd 12 months for CVPR, going down June 16-20 on the Lengthy Seashore Conference Middle. Together with Tesla’s Full Self-Driving capabilities, the next-generation....





2020 Peugeot 2008

    I all the time although the present 2008 was a bizarre mixture of “blah” and by some means,”overdone”. (I noticed just a few of them in Europe over the previous few years) This all new second era appears to be far much less “blah”. And far more fashionable. (Though that is also seen as “overdone”…) A minimum of it would stand out in a crowd of small SUVs. The present mannequin is fairly small,  about 5 inches shorter than a Mazda CX-Three. The brand new era is meant to be a bit bigger. So about the identical dimension because the Mazda . That’s fairly a bit of favor for such a small automobile… An all electrical model will probably be accessible with a spread of about 190 miles. Since Peugeot retains speaking about their “eventual” plans to return to the US. I believe this may be a very....



Firefly’s Alpha rocket to get a large improve with ion thruster enhance stage ⚡ 🚀

Eric Ralph · June 18th, 2019 Welcome to the most recent version of DeepSpace! Every week, Teslarati house reporter Eric Ralph hand-crafts this text to offer you a breakdown of what’s taking place within the house trade and what you must know. To obtain this text (and others) straight and be a part of our member-only Slack group, give us a Three-month trial for simply $5. Though the corporate quietly teased the idea for the primary time a number of months in the past, Firefly has launched an in depth replace on its Orbital Switch Automobile (OTV), an bold spacecraft meant to enrich its Alpha and Beta launch autos. If Firefly can ship on the unbiased spacecraft’s technical guarantees, the mixture of Alpha (~$15M) and OTV may assist usher in a brand new period of small, high-performance satellites launched on small, high-performance rockets. In actual fact, Rocket Lab – presently the world’s solely really....





Apple CarPlay iOS 13 Fingers-On Movies Are Right here

Apple’s large announcement initially of June touched on the preview of a brand new iOS 13 interface which is due this fall. By means of it, Apple will unlock a collection of adjustments that may also closely affect the best way Apple CarPlay works in addition to its design. Now, it didn’t take lengthy for the primary Apple CarPlay hands-on movies to pop up on YouTube, so right here’s what’s completely different by way of each design and usefulness.



Aston Martin Valhalla – official title for Venture 003!

It’s official. The Aston Martin AM-RB 003 challenge will formally be often known as the Aston Martin Valhalla. Simply as a refresher, the Valhalla is an upcoming mid-engined hypercar that’s developed in collaboration with Purple Bull Superior Applied sciences. The title Valhalla actually means ‘the corridor of the fallen’, which is a gigantic and majestic corridor in Asgard, one of many 9 Realms. In historical Norse mythology, Valhalla is described as a warrior’s paradise, the place souls of those that are slain in battle go to relaxation. These souls are chosen and guided by the Valkyries, a gaggle of warrior maidens who collect the fallen on the behest of Odin, All-Father of Nordic Gods. Myths apart, the Valhalla sits beneath the Valkyrie (the manufacturing of which is proscribed to 175 models) in Aston Martin’s vary of extremely excessive efficiency vehicles. Simply 500 models of the Valhalla will likely be made,....





Proton Insurance coverage Programme supplies additional advantages

Proton is introducing a brand new insurance coverage product that gives further advantages to its shoppers. Known as the Proton Insurance coverage Programme (PIP), the service is relevant for brand spanking new automotive patrons in addition to current homeowners that insure their vehicles by the nationwide carmaker’s panel of insurers. House owners who renew their insurance coverage with PIP are eligible for a free key alternative as much as RM1,000 within the case of theft, plus a RM1,000 flood aid allowance, protection for all drivers (until the motive force is underneath 21 or holds a provisional or learner’s driving licence) and private protection of as much as RM15,000 for personal automotive homeowners. Additionally supplied is a waiver of betterment prices for as much as 10 years (supplied the automotive is repaired at authorised Proton physique and paint centres) and an agreed worth protection that ensures a full reimbursement of the....



Ford Puma ST testing on the Nurburgring

Although the forthcoming Ford Puma follows present developments in new crossovers adopting previous sporty automobile nameplates, the Blue Oval goals to re-inject some sportiness again into proceedings with the event of an ST mannequin for the SUV, which has been noticed testing on the Nurburgring Nordschleife. The compact crossover is more likely to share its powerplant with the present Fiesta ST, which suggests the usage of a 1.5 litre turbocharged three-cylinder petrol with 200 PS and 290 Nm of torque. Transmission selection is maybe much less clear, because the Fiesta ST engine is mated solely to a six-speed handbook transmission; crossovers and SUVs in recent times usually use computerized transmissions solely, so it stays to be seen if will probably be a wholesale carry-over of the hatchback’s driveline. The adoption of the Fiesta ST’s powertrain opens up the probability of carrying over options akin to driver-selectable drive modes, that includes....





Alpine A110 GT4 – extra energy, grip?

Following on from the Alpine A110 – which made its debut in 2017 – is a warmer model of the mid-engined two-seater, seen right here pounding the laps across the famed Nurburgring Nordschleife. In commonplace guise the A110 places out 252 hp and 320 Nm of torque from its turbocharged 1.eight litre inline-four petrol mill, the identical as that which resides within the newest Renault Megane RS Trophy-R. The warmer A110 is more likely to undertake the 299 PS/420 Nm engine tune from that automobile, itself representing a 20 PS over the ‘commonplace’ Megane. The uprated outputs will support in enhancing upon the usual A110’s Zero-100 km/h time of four.5 seconds, although prime velocity could proceed to be restricted to 250 km/h. The GT4 moniker will almost definitely additionally carry chassis upgrades to the A110, the place the eventual ‘GT4’ street automobile might put on rolling inventory bigger than the....



Tesla Mannequin three Lengthy Vary rear-wheel drive axed

Tesla has apparently discontinued manufacturing of the unique Mannequin three lengthy Vary RWD, a model of the electrical sedan that was first launched in mid-2017. In line with InsideEVs, the Mannequin three LR RWD and Customary Vary RWD have been taken down from the web design studio, however clients can nonetheless order the automobiles by direct name or in-store visitations. The precise information got here from buyer Jeremy Judkins’ video, who obtained data in regards to the manufacturing stoppage. Plainly the transfer could also be short-term, maybe to simplify the manufacturing course of. To recap, the full-electric Tesla Mannequin three is priced from US$35,000 (RM145ok) and comes with a variety of 354 km. It has a Zero-100 km/h dash time of 5.6 seconds and a high pace of 209 km/h. An additional US$9,000 (RM37ok) buys a long-range mannequin which may stretch to 499 km, do Zero-100 km/h in 5.1 seconds....





Bentley’s full vary of automobiles shall be electrified by 2023

Bentley has introduced that it’ll electrify all of its fashions by 2023, based on a report by Roadshow. This bit of reports got here from firm board member Chris Craft, who spoke to the publication at a media occasion in California just lately. Nonetheless, it’s unclear whether or not the brand new electrified fashions will use a model of the Bentayga’s plug-in hybrid powertrain. The SUV is provided with a brand new three.zero litre V6 petrol that’s paired with a high-efficiency electrical motor that additionally doubles as a generator to recharge the 17.three kWh lithium-ion battery. In whole, the system produces 449 PS and 700 Nm of torque, sufficient to ship the automotive from zero to 100 km/h in 5.5 seconds. Plug-in hybrid shouldn’t be the endgame for Bentley, although. Chris mentioned “the following large point of interest is to launch our first full electrical automotive, which we’ll do by....