New Range Rover Velar will take place between compact Range Rover Evoque and Range Rover Sport. The model will be presented at the Geneva Motor Show and will become the first cross-coupe in the history of Land Rover. In addition, Range Rover Velar is the first car of the brand built on the Jaguar platform. Its close relatives are crossover Jaguar F-Pace and future electric Jaguar I-Pace.
Electric plant will consist of the traction battery and an electric motor. The petrol engine will be presented by four-cylinder unit of Ingenium family with a volume of 2.0 liters. According to preliminary estimates, new electric motor allows the SUV to develop 200 horsepower. The torque is 450 Nm. At the moment there is no information on the battery volume of hybrid Range Rover, but it is expected that the cruising range will be around 25 miles. Also most likely we will see a special port for charging, which will be placed on the grille.
SUVs of Land Rover Company have good reputation, although there are models, which do not provoke the best rumors. Traditionally, SUVs made by Rover are equipped with powerful diesel and petrol engines without taking into account the fuel economy. But it is not a first year the Rover Company’s engineers are going toward the direction of fuel efficiency, like all world car manufacturers. As a result car maker produced a hybrid version of Range Rover Sport Plug-in.
British company Jaguar Land Rover plans to extend its motor line by creating new sports crossover, which according to unofficial information will be called Velar. Debut of the novelty is expected at the Geneva Motor Show in 2017.
Range Rover Classic has given new life to one of its most iconic cars and started producing Range Rover Reborn model. Exclusive car will be based on the original model of Range Rover and will be released in limited edition of only 10 copies. Each model will be available as a fully restored original SUV of 1970 and will be constructed according to original drawings and using the same components.
As you can guess, the second part of tests was held in the wet grass. Helpful and useful Terrain Response 2 system activated Grass / Gravel / Snow mode. In this case, SUV Range Rover Sport SVR managed to reach first hundred in 5.5 seconds. It was not the end; Range Rover Sport SVR drove to the open pit to test before mentioned mode of Terrain Response 2 system on the gravel. It took the car 5.3 seconds to reach the speed of 100 km/h.
Charged SUV Range Rover Sport SVR is considered as high-performance and dynamic crossover, which was confirmed by special different tests organized by the British company Jaguar Land Rover. 550-horsepower car, equipped with a brand system Terrain Response 2 showed very good results and legitimated all fans expectations.