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Bentley Bentayga v Bentley EXP 9F Concept: styling face-off

As any model does, the all-new Bentley Bentayga has found its share of detractors when it comes to styling. But, the thing is, so did the bold and vaguely retro-futuristic EXP 9F concept that came before it...

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Lamborghini CEO confirms Urus SUV production
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Lamborghini CEO confirms Urus SUV production

Lamborghini CEO Stephan Winkelmann has confirmed the Urus SUV concept will reach production. A production version of the Lamborghini Urus SUV concept, which first appeared at last year’s Beijing motor show, has long been rumoured to be in development, however Lamborghini has hitherto declined to confirm the car’s production...


Bentley SUV gets production green light: report
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Bentley SUV gets production green light: report

The Bentley SUV has reportedly been given the green light for production by the supervisory board of parent company Volkswagen, paving the way for the controversial new model to launch by mid-decade. Industry journal Automotive News Europe quotes German newspaper Handelsblatt, which reports the British luxury car maker has been given the all clear to send a vehicle based on the Bentley EXP 9F concept down the production line...


Range Rover will beat new wave of super-luxury SUVs
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Range Rover will beat new wave of super-luxury SUVs

A $320,000-plus Range Rover could become a permanent fixture in showrooms as Land Rover aims to future-proof its iconic off-roader from a raft of new super-luxury SUVs. Aston Martin, Bentley, Maserati and Lamborghini are all launching SUVs over the next few years as the high-end prestige and performance brands chase a slice of the lucrative segment...


Bentley appoints new design director ahead of SUV production
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Bentley appoints new design director ahead of SUV production

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 Volkswagen Group to take up a new post with Volkswagen Group design, currently directed by Walter de Silva...


Volkswagen Golf Mk7 production set to start
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Volkswagen Golf Mk7 production set to start

Production of the new Volkswagen Golf Mk7 will commence early next month at the German brand's Wolfsburg and Zwickau factories. Industry journal Automotive News Europe reports the factories will convert to modular transverse matrix (MQB) platform production processes during a three-week summer break...


Bentley EXP 9F: SUV concept hits the road
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Bentley EXP 9F: SUV concept hits the road

New pictures of the Bentley EXP 9F concept car have been released following the car's UK debut at the 2012 Goodwood Festival of Speed. Bentley plans to make the production version of the 6.0-litre twin-turbo 12-cylinder EXP 9F the fastest and most luxurious SUV in the world, and with the company previously saying the engine could be encouraged to develop as much as 447kW and 800Nm, that could prove to be less unrealistic than it first sounds...


Volkswagen commercial vehicles boss to head up Bentley, Bugatti
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Volkswagen commercial vehicles boss to head up Bentley, Bugatti

Bentley and Bugatti will have a new CEO effective September 1 when Dr Wolfgang Schreiber takes control of both brands from current CEO Wolfgang Duerheimer. Schreiber (pictured below), 54, will jump ship to Bentley and Bugatti from his current position as commercial vehicles chief at Volkswagen, while Durheimer, 53, will move into a new role at Audi heading technical development...


Aston Martin Lagonda SUV back on the agenda again
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Aston Martin Lagonda SUV back on the agenda again

The Aston Martin-owned Lagonda nameplate could again be back on the cards in an attempt by the British brand to tackle the ever-growing luxury SUV market. The Lagonda SUV Concept (pictured above), first seen at the 2009 Geneva motor show, has been an on-again-off-again project for Aston Martin but with sales of the company’s flagship DBS sports car stagnating, the push to again revive the luxury SUV is stronger than ever...


Bentley SUV: Experimental concept to evolve for production
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Bentley SUV: Experimental concept to evolve for production

Bentley says its controversial 2012 Geneva motor show concept, the Bentley EXP 9F, will evolve its design before being confirmed for production. The Bentley EXP 9F SUV has been one of the big talking points of Europe’s first major motor show of the year, but the British luxury brand’s head of design, Dirk van Braeckel, says the concept is designed to create a reaction...


Bentley EXP 9F: British luxury SUV concept revealed
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Bentley EXP 9F: British luxury SUV concept revealed

British high-end luxury brand Bentley has unveiled the Bentley EXP 9F concept on the eve of the 2012 Geneva motor show, previewing an all-new SUV. The Bentley EXP 9F is the Volkswagen-owned company’s latest experimental model, though while Bentley says it will monitor public reaction it’s understood the decision has already been taken to build the luxury soft-roader within the next few years...