• Bentley Mulliner Develops 22-inch Carbon Fibre Rims For Bentayga

    1 month ago - By Auto Savvy

    . Developed in collaboration with Bucci Composites, this swanky unit is the 'world's largest carbon fibre rim' to date. Not only is the rim a looker, but it also offers a host of advantages over an aluminium rim, says Bentley. Carbon fibre is lighter and stronger than metal. Each rim reduces the unsprung mass by six kilos compared to an aluminium rim. Thanks to its weight, a carbon fibre rim is more responsive with braking than a standard wheel, says Bentley. The carmaker also claims its carbon fibre rim is the first of its kind to comply with Technischer andUuml;berwachungsverei...
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  • Bentley Bentayga will soon be available with 22-inch carbon-fiber wheels

    Bentley Bentayga will soon be available with 22-inch carbon-fiber wheels

    1 month ago - By High Gear Media

    Carbon fiber wheels are normally seen on hardcore track cars such as the Ford Mustang Shelby GT500, but soon you'll be able to get them on a Bentley Bentayga. These lighter wheels will be available to order later in 2021, Bentley confirmed Monday in a press release. The 22-inch wheels reduce unsprung mass by 13.2 pounds per wheel, compared to the...
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