Posted on 04.22.2013 11:00 by Simona Bentley’s next addition to its lineup is a production version for the EXP 9 F SUV, but in the long-term, the company could also develop a four-door coupe model as a competitor for top versions variants of the BMW 6-Series GranCoupe and Mercedes CLS. Show More Summary
I’m pretty sure that the Bentley EXP 9 F SUV does bad things (real sophisticated analysis there, I know) for the Bentley brand every time it pops up on a website somewhere. That’s because most people hate it. It’s inevitable though that pictures of it are going to circulate every time we hear a bit [...] Originally posted on Automoblog.net - A Car Blog for Auto Enthusiasts
Bentley's EXP 9 F is heading to production.
As planned obsolescence isn’t a part of Bentley’s vocabulary, new models don’t come around very often. As such, when a new one is on the way it’s a pretty big deal (unless you’re the EXP 9 F, that is…). Most of the discussion around new Bentley models has centered around the possibility of an SUV. [...] Automoblog.net - A Car Blog for Auto Enthusiasts
Though there have been reports that preparations for the production of Bentley’s new SUV based on the EXP 9 F concept are already underway, the automaker’s CEO Wolfgang Schreiber has now revealed that the decision on the SUV is yet to be made, though it’s close. Schreiber has also revealed that the styling of any SUV launched by...
Bentley is close to a decision on the production future of its EXP 9 F SUV concept, according to recent reports out of the US. Speaking with the UK marque’s CEO Wolfgang Schreiber in Detroit, industry site Automotive News Europe suggests the 2012 Geneva concept’s controversial appearance was all part of Bentley’s wider plan for the model. Show More Summary
The 'F' in Bentley's EXP 9 F concept could stand for Falcon, according to new reports overseas this week. The big SUV, unveiled to a less than rapturous response at this year's Geneva Motor Show, is expected to benefit from a major redesign before it launches into showrooms. Show More Summary
In concept form, the Bentley EXP 9 F had neither the styling nor the name to impress us when we first saw it earlier this year at the Geneva Motor Show, and while we already knew some sort of design change was imminent, we're unsurprisingly now hearing that a name change is also in the cards. Show More Summary
www.ZerCustoms.com - When Bentley presented their new SUV, the EXP 9F, at the 2012 Geneva auto show,... [...]
Posted on 10.12.2012 09:00 by Justin Cupler Filed under: Bentley Lamborghini | Europe | suv | industry news | concept cars | luxury cars | future cars | Germany | Lamborghini Urus | Cars | Car News With its acquisition spending-spree apparently over – for now – Volkswagen has turned its attention to developing its current models, which are plentiful. Show More Summary
When we see a vehicle like a Lamborghini Urus or the Bentley EXP 9 F concept, we may at first scratch our heads, wondering why an automaker would take this route. When the accountants see these vehicles, they see one thing: dollar signs. Show More Summary
Purists rejoice – maybe? The European countries are seeing widespread financial issues and it is impacting automakers across the continent – even Volkswagen. So far the company has done very well in a difficult market, but sales are beginning to slow and the company is looking to cut output. Given that financing is becoming a [...]
After surveying the European economic scene, Volkswagen may have decided now is not the time to launch utility vehicles with Bentley and Lamborghini badges. Bentley officials say they will continue to push for support for the EXP 9 F...Show More Summary
While a Lamborghini SUV based on the recent Urus concept is yet to be given the green light for production, it’s widely accepted that a similar high-end SUV from Bentley, previewed by the EXP 9 F concept, is already close to having its final design signed off. However, the latest reports coming out of Europe suggest both projects may have...
A tweaked version of Bentley’s EXP 9 F SUV concept could make an appearance as early as November, according to a new report. American site Inside Line reports that Bentley spokesman Martin Broomer has suggested the UK luxury brand will be revealing more of its SUV foray before the end of the year. Show More Summary
Posted on 10.2.2012 13:00 by Justin Cupler Filed under: Bentley | suv | prototype | luxury cars | utility vehicle | design study | Cars | Car News 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. Show More Summary
There’s no denying the styling of Bentley’s SUV concept, the oddly-named EXP 9 F, left a lot to be desired. While there are many that love the imposing and somewhat grandiose look, there are likely to be just as many turned off by it. It would come as little surprise then that a redesign for the SUV concept was hinted at just weeks...
Bentley has named a new design director to take the German-owned British brand into the future with new models that include the controversial Bentley EXP 9F SUV. Luc Donckerwolke will take over from Dirk van Braeckel, who shifts within the … Continue reading ? The post Bentley appoints new design director ahead of SUV production appeared first on CarAdvice.
Bentley may have chosen to hedge its bets when it came to a reported choice between the high-riding EXP 9 F concept and a new sports car. A new report with US magazine Car & Driver suggests the British marque is planning to unveil an all-new sports concept in Paris next month, unrelated to any of its existing models. Show More Summary
It's styling may be controversial, but the Bentley EXP 9 F is heading to production largely unchanged.