Bentley known for the World class luxury cars had announced that they had designed a new Apple smartwatch app for its new SUV named Bentayga. The app would enable the users to control the vehicle with the watch itself. To allow this application in the Apple watch should be synchronized with the touch screen remote system(TSR) inside the car.
The new technology would enable passengers even sitting in the back seat to adjust and control settings of the temperature inside, positions of the seats and entertainment systems without touching them. Weather report outside the car can also be known via the smartwatch application.
Bentley Bentayga is powered by Volkswagen W12 engine with all-wheel drive features. The four-seated SUV comes up with five doors. It is the first car from Bentley having a Twin-turbo W12 engine. The efficient torque with 8-speed transmission which enables the car to run seamlessly & the maximum speed of the car 187 mph.
The application works on Bluetooth connection by which users can monitor the speed, distance travelled by the SUV. The passengers can also adjust the massage functions of the seat and control audio system in the car consisting of 22 speakers by using the app on the wrist itself.
Dan Whittaker, Director of Electrical and Electronics at Bentley stated that “The Bentayga is technologically advanced and combines this with luxury in a way only Bentley can achieve.”
He also added “This new Apple Watch connectivity is another example of how we are constantly innovating to enhance the customer experience. The technology, which uses bespoke digital architecture, enables those being driven in the Bentayga to remotely control the on-board climate and entertainment systems; adjust the heating, ventilation and massage functions of their seats; and monitor real-time information, such as vehicle speed, distance travelled and outside temperature.”
The 600hp powered super-premium car from Bentley comes up with a whopping price of $230,000.