Range Rover Evoque 2017 News, Rumors
Range Rover Evoque was first unveiled in 2011. The compact crossover SUV is a true combination of top-notch luxury and high-end performance. With the car facing stiff competition from other mid-size SUVs, Land Rover will have to keep refurbishing the model in order to maintain its leading position. The British automobile manufacturer is planning for a new model, which will be Range Rover Evoque 2017.
Range Rover Evoque 2017 – Well Appointed Interior:
The upcoming Range Rover Evoque 2017 SUV will be based on the same platform like Land Rover LRX. The automaker will construct the car’s body with aluminum and composite plastics, making it lighter and thus speedier and more efficient. The new car will be longer than the outgoing model, but not long enough to be categorized as a full-size SUV. The entire body will look muscular with pronounced curves and overtures.
Front fascia of Range Rover Evoque 2017 will feature a well-positioned bumper, an aggressive grille, larger air intakes and sharp LED-powered headlights. Back end will be equipped with sleeker tail lights and re-modeled exhaust system tips. Other exterior features include: LED lane indicators, power-retractable roof, stronger adjustable suspensions, modern rain-sensing wipers and 21-inch wheels.
Being longer than its predecessor, Range Rover Evoque 2017 will have a more spacious interior. There will be comfortable seating space for all passengers. At the back of the cabin, there will be a cargo space for holding a few of the passengers’ belongings. Seats will be covered with premium leather and will feature adjustable head rests.
Range Rover Evoque 2017 will also come with the latest technologies. Dashboard will be equipped with an infotainment system consisting of an 8-inch touchscreen and other state-of-the-art components. Other tech features expected to glaze the interior include Bluetooth connectivity, satellite navigation system, climate regulator and powerful audio system. The new Evoque will be safe and secure with the following features: airbags, seatbelts, lane departure warning, reverse traffic detection, closing vehicle sensing, wade sensing and traffic sign recognition.
Range Rover Evoque 2017 – Power Production Unit:
At least three engine options will be available for the new Evoque. The main engine will be a 2.0-liter V6 with a capacity of 240 horsepower and 251 lb-ft of torque.
The engines will be paired with a 6 or 8-speed automatic transmission for an all-wheel drive. The 2.0-liter engine will offer the same acceleration in 7.6 seconds. Top speed will be 155 mph.
The new Range Rover car is expected to offer better fuel efficiency than the outgoing model. Fuel consumption will be around 21 mpg in the cities and 30 mpg on the highways. It is also expected to offer better CO2 emission rates figures.
Range Rover Evoque 2017 – Pricing and Competition:
Starting price of the new Range Rover crossover will be set at around $42,000. There will be 5 configurations of the car with different prices. The highly refurbished model will cost more than $60,500. Release date is expected in the second half of 2016.
The new Range Rover mid-size SUV will face rivalry from BMW X1, Audi Q5, Land Rover Discovery Sport, Jeep Cherokee and LandWind X7.