Edited by 19th Hole Staff | October 17, 2019
Bentley is one of the most sought after luxury cars in the world. The company’s four model lines, the Continental, Flying Spur, Bentayga, and flagship Mulsanne, have set new standards of driving enjoyment and luxury.
This week commemorates a new era for Bentley Motors, as the brand will officially celebrate its Centenary in New York City. A dramatic spectacle of both modern and heritage Bentley vehicles will be paraded. Enthusiasts will have a rare opportunity to see Bentley through the ages, with nearly 100 cars on display from past, present, and future.
In addition to showcasing the all-new Flying Spur, Bentley looks to the future of luxury mobility. The sought-after luxury marque will display its latest innovation in electric mobility with its stylish concept car, the all-electric Bentley EXP 100 GT – Grand Tourer of 2035.
The EXP 100 GT is pure Bentley, the concept car is inspired by the company’s deep understanding of the desires of its intelligent, forward-thinking customers.
Beautifully styled, The EXP 100 GT embraces Artificial Intelligence (AI) as a means to reassert the car as a place for creating, experiencing, and capturing extraordinary human experiences and emotions. It displays the future of luxury craftsmanship with a seamless fusion of materials and the intelligent curation of technology. The car can be fully-autonomous as well as driven when one wished to enjoy the thrill of driving.
The all-electric EXP 100 GT is powered by four motors that deliver superior performance. Projected performance figures include a 0-60 mph time of less than 2.5 seconds, a top speed of 186 mph, and maximum torque of 1,106 Lb. Ft of torque. A Zero emissions powertrain with up to predicted 435-mile range is projected.
Sustainable luxury materials are used in the production of the EXP 100 GT, through the use of 5,000 year-old Copper Infused Riverwood; Compass exterior paint made from recycled rice husks; 100% organic leather-like textile from winemaking; Cumbrian crystal interfaces; British Farmed Wool carpets and embroidered cotton interior surfaces all create sustainable future luxury.
The EXP 100 GT will be on display to the public at the Centenary Concours at Brookfield in Lower Manhattan, on October 19, 2019.