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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....