Renowned British automotive manufacturer, Bentley had introduced the EXP 10 Speed 6 Concept some time ago. Now rumors that the car will enter the production line and was given the name 'Barnato.' Actually, the selection of Barnato name had been filed two years ago along with the Bentayga.
|Bentley EXP 10 Speed 6 Concept car will enter the production line and was given the name 'Barnato.' (Picture from: http://bit.ly/1XNWHda)|
As quoted from AutoExpress on Thursday, June 16, 2016, the name Barnato makes reference to former Bentley chairman and three-time Bentley Le Mans 24 Hours winner Woolf Barnato, who competed in the race in 1928, 1929 and 1930. Barnato was known as one of the ‘Bentley Boys’ and remains one of few drivers to win every race entered at Le Mans.
Bentley Barnato will present in the coupe design. This sports car also mentioned will use pure electric propulsion. It was known from long-term plan of the Bentley which called the EXP 10 Speed 6 Concept will utilize electrical energy.
Bentley Barnato itself will be launched in 2019. The car is positioned parallel with the Continental GT with prices ranging from £130 thousand. WoW! *** [EKA | FROM VARIOUS SOURCES | AUTOEXPRESS]
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