Bentley to "Tweak" the EXP 9 F Concept SUV By the End of the Year

Bentley EXP 9 F

When Bentley revealed the oddly named EXP 9 F Concept SUV , some of us cheered out of delight, but many almost cringed at its gaudy appearance. To call a Bentley gaudy is like calling most pop singers “Divas;” it’s pretty much a given. But the EXP 9 F was a little over the top – to say the least.

In a recent interview, Bentley spokesperson, Martin Broomer, made reference to the possibility of the EXP 9 F undergoing a bit of a redesign before it is re-revealed around the end of 2012. Bentley made it clear that the EXP 9 F was a show car and not a “dressed-up preproduction car,” which means it will likely be scaled down a bit in production.

We’ll see exactly how far Bentley takes this revision to this controversial concept. We do know that Bentley won’t strip it of the typical over-the-top design of its vehicles, but it does need some mild adjustments.

For now, all we can do is sit and wait until Bentley feeds us a little information on what it has in store for its debut SUV. One thing is for sure, this tweaking is a solid indicator that this is a little more than just another concept; Bentley is serious about jumping into the ultra-premium SUV segment.

Source: Inside Line

7 comments:

i still believe that someone who has the money now will go for the range rover. i know i would.

they failed to mention the year. i don’t think it will be done in the 3 months left.

it looks like a genetically modified bentley. bentley front on a Q7 stilled body. is it just me or that’s a mutant ?

i bet this will be an expensive car if it goes into production. but then again, it will have a good build quality and it will be quite exclusive, i guess.

who wouldn’t love the bentley luxury taken to the country side. it’s going to your mansion whatever the weather!

the car looks awesome. at least from my point of view. but still...when is it gonna be mass produced? and i don’t think that merc, range rover and all others will come to a stand still until bentley reveals it’s car.

a Bentley SUV? What’s wrong with a Range Rover?

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