NEW RANGE ROVER: ORDERS OPEN FOR FLAGSHIP SV MODEL AND EXTENDED RANGE PLUG-IN HYBRID WITH UP TO 70 MILES OF EV RANGE
Range Rover family, including PHEV and SV, open for orders for the first time.
The range of new luxurious Range Rover is now available to order across all its versions and finishes. Land Rover has confirmed pricing for the range-extended plug-in hybrid versions as well as the exclusive Range Rover SV. Revealed at the same time, the performance figures for the rechargeable electric motorization are still higher than the original estimates.
TheP510e and P440e plug-in hybrids with extended range (Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicles: PHEV) reveal exceptional fuel economy, lowering CO2 emissions to just 18 g/km 1 and being able to travel up to 113 km 1 in electric mode.
During its presentation last year, Land Rover promised that an all-electric range of 100 km and CO2 emissions below 30 g/km were possible.
Since its launch at the Royal Opera House, London, Land Rover has received unprecedented demand for the new Range Rover, highlighting a huge desire for the luxury SUV. Over 2 million individual configurations have already been made on the Land Rover website.
The new Range Rover effortlessly combines striking modernity with sleek aesthetics, sophisticated technology and seamless connectivity – with, for the first time, space for up to seven passengers.
''The new Range Rover is the world's most desirable, stylish and capable luxury SUV. The sobriety of our plug-in hybrid engines with extended autonomy enhance the pleasure of driving in a subtle balance of performance, refinement and sobriety, allowing you to accomplish silent and zero-emission journeys up to 113 km'' - Nick Collins, Executive Director Vehicle, Jaguar Land Rover
The capability of the Extended-Range plug-in hybrids is signified in their performance and efficiency. Certified data confirms the PHEVs will offer 113km (70 miles) of electric driving according to WLTP standards with CO2 emissions as low as 18g/km, which translates into a real-world all-electric range of 88km (54 miles) – exceeding initial estimates.
This 13 per cent increase means typical Range Rover customers will be able to complete 75 per cent 2 of their journeys using the pure-electric power alone. New Range Rover is also one of the few PHEVs to offer 50kW DC rapid charging capability and can charge up to 80 per cent in under an hour , making it one of the fastest charging plug-in hybrids3.
The most powerful P510e plug-in hybrid powertrain provides elevated refinement and effortless performance. Its combination of a 38kWh lithium-ion battery, 105kW electric motor and 3.0-liter six-cylinder Ingenium engine powers the luxury SUV from 0-100km/h in 5.6 seconds (0-60mph in 5.3).
Alongside the plug-in hybrid versions, which combine the pleasure of near-silent driving in 100% electric mode with effortless performance through the P510e and P440e engines, the new Range Rover is also available with a choice of very sober six- cylinders with light hybridization or diesel, to which is added an all-new gasoline V8. Customers also benefit from a choice of four-, five- and seven-seat interiors in standard or extended-wheelbase bodies. A 100% electric Range Rover – the first model for Land Rover – will join the lineup in 2024.
The new Range Rover is available in SE, HSE and Autobiography versions, as well as the exclusive First Edition form, available during the first year of production. Both the standard (SWB) and long-wheelbase (LWB) versions are available in five-seat configuration, with the long version offering optimized comfort for rear passengers.
THE NEW RANGE ROVER SV
The Range Rover SV reigns at the top of the Range Rover range and is a treasured interpretation of Range Rover luxury and personalisation, with select materials, carefully thought out design themes and a wider range of personalization than ever before from the experts at Special Vehicle Operations. The order book for the new Range Rover SV is now open, with prices starting at €199,100 for the P510e plug-in hybrid.
''The introduction of the new Range Rover SV is a pivotal moment for Special Vehicle Operations, which invites customers to create their most personal interpretation of modern luxury and to savor together our passion for subtle design, craftsmanship and high quality.'' - Mark Turner, Commercial Director, Special Vehicle Operations
Previously envisioned through the SVAutobiography family, the SV flagship model builds on New Range Rover's breathtaking modernity, peerless refinement and unmatched capability with SV-specific design details and material choices throughout. It's estimated New Range Rover SV can be configured in more than 1.6million4 combinations.
Previously glimpsed on the SV Autobiography range, the SV version combines the new Range Rover's striking modernity, unrivaled refinement and unparalleled capability with SV-specific design details and a choice of exclusive materials. The new Range Rover SV can be configured in more than 1.6 million different ways4.
The unique design of the front bumper and five-bar grille distinguish this new version, as well as the laser-finished SV logos on the side grilles, the new ceramic SV medallion on the tailgate and the new 23-inch wheels, unidirectional, available in 3 finishes. Among the exclusive materials, the new Range Rover SV offers lustrous metals, soft-touch ceramic, wood from eco-friendly sources and soft semi-aniline leather in a choice of colours.
The pure luxury SV Serenity design theme together with the more daring SV Intrepid are key to the new Range Rover SV's personalization journey. Each of these themes, which give the Range Rover SV a distinct personality, can be ordered independently for the interior and exterior, complementing the standard interior or exterior of the Range Rover SV, and can also be the theme of the whole vehicle. The option of the interior in two contrasting colors delimits the front and rear parts of the passenger compartment.
The Range Rover SV is available with standard or long wheelbase bodies, including, for the first time, a five-seater configuration with the long version. The choice of powerful and fuel-efficient engines includes the 510 horsepower plug-in hybrid (SWB version only), the D350 Ingenium inline-six diesel and the refined 530 horsepower twin-turbo V8. The new V8 is 17% more fuel efficient and delivers 50Nm more torque than the previous supercharged 5-litre V8, propelling the new Range Rover SV to a further increased top speed of 260km/h.
Those who prefer the long wheelbase can also specify the optional SV Signature Suite four-seat cabin, which represents SV's pinnacle of interiors. The dramatic design centers around an elegant console that runs fore and aft the full length of the cabin and incorporates a power fold-out club table, as well as cup holders, and an integrated refrigerator that contains a service of Dartington crystal glasses engraved with the SV initials.
On top of all that, Range Rover SV versions are available with 13.1-inch rear infotainment screens, the largest ever on a Range Rover and the optimum size for comfort. High Fidelity headphones are also designed specifically for the Range Rover SV, with optimized smoothness and power in the high frequencies.
AN ELECTRIC FUTURE
The new all-electric Range Rover, which will make its debut in 2024, will be the first in a series of all-electric Land Rovers, with all models in the Land Rover range expected to be available with an all-electric drivetrain by the end of the year. decade - supporting Jaguar Land Rover towards zero carbon in its products, operations and factories from 2039 as part of the “Reimagine” strategy.