Bentley has released the first teaser video of their upcoming crossover. It is being billed as the "world’s most powerful and luxurious SUV."

Bentley has released the first teaser video of their upcoming crossover.

Set to be launched in 2016, the model is being billed as the "world’s most powerful and luxurious SUV." The company goes on to say the crossover will set "new standards in bespoke craftsmanship and performance."

As for the video itself, it shows the crossover will have a Continental GT-inspired front fascia with a prominent grille that is flanked by four circular lights. We can also see ventilated front fenders and Flying Spur-inspired taillights.

Bentley has remained relatively coy on technical details but the model is expected to feature a twin-turbo 4.0-liter V8 engine with 500 bhp (373 kW) and 660 Nm (487 lb-ft) of torque. The company also confirmed plans to offer a plug-in hybrid variant in 2017.

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