As a longstanding performer in the luxury SUV class, many have thought of a Land Rover product as being the pinnacle of a class of vehicles that are more than just luxury SUVs but rather some of the most capable vehicles on the market. Even though for the most part the Land Rover SUVs are never going to be driven for their true purpose or allowed to show off their high class capabilities these vehicles are some of the most trail ready and able four-wheel drive vehicles on the market today.
One of the most popular Land Rover SUVs for many years is the Range Rover. This SUV offers a massive amount of performance for any owner to fully take advantage of while enjoying the comfortable and luxurious ride. With handling and control that rivals the Porsche Cayenne the Range Rover is one of the most enjoyable rides on the market and offers a look and desire that gives this SUV and exclusive ability to outperform the competition while being the most comfortable driving vehicle on the road.
Driving the Range Rover offers a very comfortable feeling of an SUV that is simply laughing at road imperfections and giving the passengers the ride of their lives. With a suspension system that is engineered to be one of the best produced in Britain and a steering that is highly responsive and capable the Range Rover gives anyone aboard a great riding feeling and offers the driver the ability to think the vehicle already knows where to go before they do.
The Range Rover shows up with three engine possibilities all attached to a very impressive eight-speed automatic transmission. Most owners will choose the base engine which has plenty of performance to enjoy with the enjoyable zero to sixty time of 6.9 seconds while the V8 model can achieve this feet in 5.0 seconds, both are impressive from a large SUV.
The first engine shows up as a 3.0-liter supercharged V6 engine that offers up to 340 horsepower and 332 lb.-ft. of torque. This engine when paired with the transmission produces a fuel efficiency of 17 city/22 hwy mpg. The second engine is a 5.0-liter supercharged V8 that offers 510 horsepower and 461 lb.-ft. of torque. When fitted to the transmission this version will give a fuel mileage of 14 city/19 hwy mpg. Finally the third engine that can be found in the Range Rover is a 5.0-liter supercharged V8 that offers a very strong 550 horsepower and 502 lb.-ft. of torque. With the transmission this power train will show up with a fuel mileage of 14 city/19 hwy mpg as well but offers the most power for the Range Rover owners to enjoy.
The inside of the Range Rover shows up highly designed which is a cabin that both elegant and luxurious. The seating is spacious with plenty of leg and head room for all to enjoy and know they are basking in the lap of luxury and inside an SUV that is one of the most sought after on the market. Even though individual feature have rivals on other models that are a bit more upscale as a complete package the Range Rover offers one of the most enjoyable interiors for an entire family to enjoy while the drive to their destination.
The outside of the Range Rover offers a dynamic and gorgeous view that is bold and shows off the amazing performance of the SUV. With a horizontal grill flanked by attractive headlights as well as a nice set of fog lights on the lower front fascia this vehicle shows that it truly is a great looking and well-equipped model that offers what is desired to make the ride a pleasurable one. With a large set of uniquely designed wheels underneath the Range Rover is one of the best looking SUVs on the road and leaves no doubt as to why it’s one of the most sought after.
For the Range Rover the standard equipment includes an air suspension, multi-mode selectable Terrain Response, a 60/40 split folding rear seat, front and rear parking sensors, an eight-inch touch screen display, Bluetooth connectivity, SiriusXM satellite radio, remote sensing locks, push button starting, infotainment voice control, dual USB ports, a hard disk navigation system and 14-way adjustable front seats. With just the standard features aboard, even the base model Range Rover is one of the well-equipped vehicles on the road for any owner to fully appreciate.
The optional features found on the Range Rover show up as a very generous list which includes adaptive cruise control, advanced blind spot monitoring, traffic sign recognition, a surround view camera system, a full LCD instrument pane, a two-speed transfer case, torque vectoring, Terrain Response 2 Auto, a panoramic moonroof, a third row of seats and a 1700-watt 23-speaker Meridian audio system. Having a Range Rover with all of most of these features pushes the price to an astronomical level, but offers owners the availability and features that make it even more pleasurable to drive than a model without any of these optional features.
With Land Rover being a premier luxury brand, the expected starting prices may be a bit lower than expected. The base model of the Range Rover Sport shows up with a price just over $64,000 and can move up over $100,000 very easily by choosing to fully load the vehicle and give owners an amazing amount of excellent features to enjoy. The Range Rover offers owners the ability to go off road whenever the desire strikes as well as show off the highly desired SUV when not heading out on the trails.