Bentley Motors has just revealed the stunning EXP 10 Speed 6 at the Geneva International Motor Show. It says: ‘The concept is a British interpretation of a high performance two seater sportscar using modern automotive design, highly skilled handcrafting, the finest materials and advanced performance technology.
We say, watch out Aston Martin, Ferrari, McLaren and Porsche… this new concept heralds a potential new threat to your dominance in the super sportscar sector. A version of the EXP 10 Speed 6 could be on sale in three years with a starting price around the £120,ooo mark.
The EXP 10 Speed 6 is said to fuse Bentley design cues with progressive craftsmanship techniques and modern technologies. Copper elements are used as accents to both exterior and interior features to highlight the performance hybrid potential of the concept’s advanced new powertrain. Performance goals including top speed have not been defined, but Bentley says they are ‘set to challenge competitors and define a new segment benchmark’.
Wolfgang Dürheimer, chairman and chief executive of Bentley Motors, said this as the car was revealed at a press preview in Geneva on Monday evening:
“EXP 10 Speed 6 is one vision for Bentley’s future – a powerful, exquisite and individual concept. The showcar has the potential to be the new pinnacle luxury two-seat sports car. It offers thrilling, driver-oriented performance, complete with trademark modern Bentley luxury and effortlessness.
It could be a future model line, alongside the Continental GT and redefining the pinnacle of another market sector, and the styling of the EXP 10 Speed 6 could influence the expansion of the Bentley family. This is not just a new sports car concept – but the potential Bentley sports car – a bold vision for a brand with a bold future.”