2017 Bentley Bentayga vs. 2016 Tesla Model X on the drag strip!

2017 Bentley Bentayga2017 Bentley Bentayga faces a 2016 Tesla Model X. What are the odds that the Tesla might win this battle? Well, stick around and you’ll see.

According to Bentley, the 2017 Bentley Bentayga is the fastest SUV in the world. Of course, when they say the fastest, they also mean the most exclusive, most luxurious and most powerful SUV ever. The company claims that there isn’t and there has never been such a SUV in the world as we know it. But, can we trust that statement? Well, we’ll definitely need to go through some facts.

The 2017 Bentley Bentayga is powered by 6.0-liter W2 engine that puts out amazing 600 horsepower. Moreover, it makes 664 pound -feet of torque and the 8-speed automatic transmission is not something we can take for granted. In addition, the 2017 Bentley Bentayga can reach speeds of 187 HP. Yes, the numbers on the 2017 Bentley Bentayga are just mind-blowing.

2017 Bentley Bentayga vs. 2016 Tesla Model X on the drag strip!

2017 Bentley BentaygaOn the other hand, the Tesla Model X P90 can’t brag about a fancy engine. Though, it produces 532 horsepower combined as well as awesome¬† 713 lb-ft ( again combined ). The 1-speed automatic transmission may not sound as impressive as the previously mentioned one but, it can rip off¬†3.2-second from 0-60 seconds.

The thing is, we can talk all day about how much torque, horsepower and what kind of engines the cars have. What we really need, in order to see which one is faster, is a test. And is there a better test that the quarter mile? That’s exactly what the folks at Motor Trend thought, so they put both the 2017 Bentley Bentayga and the 2016 Tesla Model X to see what they’ve got. Are both these rides worth the money you’re paying for them? Well, that just depends on what you’re looking for in a SUV and you’re idea of luxury. Nevertheless, you have to see them in action to decide. Check it out!