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2013 Range Rover Sport

28 Mar , 2013  

2013 Range Rover Sport Front

Land Rover have announced the second generation 2013 Range Rover Sport, unveiled at the NY Auto Show it promises to be the “The fastest, most agile, most responsive Land Rover ever”

Design wise Land Rover have taken elements from the Range Rover and  Evoque. Like the front and rear lights protruding into the bodywork as well as the front and rear diffusers, all very Evoque.

The important bits:

  • Engine include:
    • 288BHP SDV6 Diesel
    • 503BHP V8 Petrol
    • 255BHP TDV6 Diesel
    • 335BHP SDV8 Diesel
    • Hybrid will arrive in 2014
  • Over the vehicles life the new 3.0 Litre V6 will be available, as well as new 4 cylinder petrol engines
  • Based on the same platform as the current Range Rover but with 75% unique parts
  • 420KG weight saved over the outgoing Sport model
  • 149mm shorter than the Range Rover
  • 55mm lower than the Range Rover
  • Wheelbase is 178mm longer than the outgoing model as well as being 55mm wider
  • Wheel sizes from 19-22″
  • Two 4WD modes will be available
  • Re Engineered air suspension system
  • Default front-rear torque split of 42/58
  • Stop/Start is standard across the range
  • 8 Speed gearbox
  • New gear selector, including paddles
  • Starting price of £55,000
  • Deliveries start September

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