Land Rover started tests of hybrid SUV Range Rover Sport (Part 2)

February 23, 2017 at 13:47

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.

2018 Eco-friendly Land Rover Sport Plug-in Hybrid image

2018 Eco-friendly Land Rover Sport Plug-in Hybrid image

It is known that the British company is also testing American version of Range Rover Sport Plug-in Hybrid. However, in this case, the SUV is tested without camouflage. This allows imagining general look of the European version. A notable fact is the presence of the plug in stopper in the very place where charging port should be located.

2018 Modern Land Rover Sport Plug-in Hybrid photo

2018 Modern Land Rover Sport Plug-in Hybrid photo

CEO Ralf Speth does not give any information about the exact date of release of the hybrid version of the Range Rover Sport. But according to the plan, the release of SUV should be expected not sooner than in 3 years.

categoryCategories: Models News