LIVE – 2018 Range Rover & Range Rover Sport Launched in India
Land Rover has launched the 2018 Range Rover and Range Rover Sport in India today at a media event here in Mumbai. The 2018 Range Rover and Range Rover Sport facelift go up against the likes of the Mercedes GLS, Audi Q7, Volvo XC90 and the Porsche Cayenne in the high-end luxury SUV space.
The 2018 Range Rover is priced at Rs. 1.74 crore and the 2018 Range Rover Sport comes in at Rs. 99.48 Lakh. Land Rover had opened the pre-bookings for the two Premium SUVs in April. The outgoing Range Rover had been on sale since 2013. Land Rover had revealed the facelifted version of the Range Rover range officially late last year.
Noticible updates include a restyled grille, all new Matrix Pixel LED headlamps and a all new front bumper. On the inside the changes a new Touch Pro Duo infotainment system with 10-inch touchscreen displays, additional charging ports, Activity Key enabling owners to lock and unlock vehicle without carrying key fob. The updated Range Rover also comes with Up to 17 connection points including domestic plug sockets, USB, HDMI and 12-volt are all available; 4G Wi-Fi hotspots for up to eight devices. Updates inside include new luxurious seats that offer over 25 massage programmes and can recline by up to 40 degrees. These functions can also be controlled from a smartphone.
The 2018 Range Rover and Range Rover Sport is available with four engine options each. A 3.0 Litre TDV6 with 258PS and 600Nm of torque while there is also an 4.0 Litre SDV8 340Ps with 740 Nm of torque as Diesel options. On the Petrol engine list for the 2018 Range Rover and Range Rover Sport there is the 3.0 Litre V8 Super Charged engine with 340PS of power and 450 NM of torque. Top of the line engine option will be the 5.0 Litre V8 Super Charged engine with 525PS of power and 625NM of brute power on offer.
Engine Options on 2018 Range Rover & Range Rover Sport
|Engine||Power (kW)||Torque (Nm)|
|3.0 l TDV6||190||600|
|4.4 l SDV8||250||740|
|3.0 l V6 S/Charged||250||450|
|5.0 l V8 S/Charged||386||625|