There must have been a lot of plans that must have gone busted when someone spilled the first ever clear spyshots of New Range Rover Sport over the web before the SUVs official showdown!
Now Land Rover has officially revealed the All New Range Rover Sport, which is called as the best Range Rover yet! The lifestyle SUV was officially unveiled in a dramatic way by none other than the Hollywood ‘Bond‘ Daniel Craig who drove the car across the streets of New York, its biggest market.
If you are confused, then New Range Rover Sport is an extension of the new Range Rover series. Land Rover says that the new Range Rover Sport is the quickest, fastest and the most dynamic Range Rover yet. It possesses better all-terrain capabilities and comes with Evoque inspired meaner looks. The New Range Rover Sport will also get optional seating configuration of 5+2.
New Range Rover Sport comes with the following engine options
- 3.0L TDV6 diesel which produces 258PS of power output and 600Nm of torque. It can do a naught to 100kmph in 7.6 seconds and is the same engine that is recently introduced in India.
- 3.0L SDV6 diesel which produces 292PS of power and 600Nm of torque. It takes 7.2 seconds to do the 0-100kmph dash.
- 3.0 V6 Petrol motor which produces 300PS of power and a diesel-like 600Nm of torque. 0-100kmph comes in 7.1 seconds
- 5.0L V8 Supercharged Petrol mill which is capable of producing 300PS of brute power and 600Nm of torque. It needs only 5.3 seconds to do the 0-100 kmph dash!
All the powertrains get the ZF 8-Speed Automtic Transmission. Based on the same PLA (Premium Lightweight Architecture) platform, new Range Rover Sport is 45 kilograms lighter and approximately 6 inches shorter.
Land Rover has also cleared that this new Range Rover Sport will be launched in as many as 169 markets worldwide. Does it include India as well? Till we hear about that, you enjoy the picture gallery.
New Range Rover Sport Picture Gallery