Bentley are famed for their great and luxurious models, however they aren’t known for making SUVs. They say that they felt there was a gap in the market for a truly luxurious SUV. When it comes to SUVs it suicidal to build a car only for show, Bentley have taken heed of this, and have built the most powerful SUV as they put it.
The Bentayga gets its name from the Taiga snow rain forest that encompasses the Northern Hemisphere where it traverses a number of countries including Russia, Japan and Canada. Further inspiration for the name was derived from the Roque Bentayga which is located in the Canary Islands.