Bentley engineers considered developing a luxury electric car on the platform of a sedan Porsche Mission E. this is reported in specialized publications.
As informed insiders, new model will get the name Barnato, dedicated to the former head of Bentley and the champion of the marathon “Le Mans”. British car will be similar to the Porsche Mission E, have four doors and four seats, but a completely different design. Technical parameters of the new Bentley electric car so far kept secret. It is likely that this model will be equipped with two electric motors with total capacity of 600 “horses”. To the first “hundred” electric car accelerates in 3.5 seconds, and the range reaches 500 km.
Likely that Porsche E Mission will receive several versions. Among them, budget 400-strong modification of the top of the line variation with motor 936 HP Latest of them has a cruising range on a single charge of 800 km. When will the electric car from Bentley shrouded in mystery.