Land Rover is known for their high-quality SUVs. The company started out way back in 1970 and has come a very long way from what it started with. In the modern day world, there are only handful manufacturers who can produce SUVs which can match the versatility, quality and feel that one gets from Range Rover products. One such flagship vehicle, which was launched in 2011 was the Evoque crossover. This time around, things are heating up quite a lot as the manufacturer is gearing up for the launch of the 2018 Range Rover Evoque. The model is one of the most popular SUVs to have turned out from Range Rover factories and it is not a matter of surprise that people are going crazy about its latest version. A lot is expected from this upcoming model and engineers and designers are ready to deliver.
2018 Range Rover Evoque: Trims and Changes
The 2018 Range Rover Evoque as always is again available in its three combinations of body configurations. These are: five doors, three doors and pretty amazing two doors convertible. These three configurations give people a lot of choices to consider and buy their pick accordingly.
A lot of changes are expected to be seen in this latest 2018 version of Range Rover Evoque. Following are some of the expectations and speculations.
What is the most eye-catching element inside of the 2018 Evoque? Well, it is a large 8 inch touch screen display. Apart from this, there are other things to watch out for as well.
The redesigned Range Rover Evoque will be coming with a highly well- equipped cabin designing. As Evoque is a luxury line up from Range Rover, seats will be coming clad in luxurious materials like premium quality leather.
Safety features have also been added in abundance. Some of these may be lane keeping assist system, automatic emergency braking system, cruise control, ATPC (or All- Terrain Progress Control). Audio system in the form of Meridian audio system may also be seen to be installed in this luxury vehicle.
Engine Options and Specs
One of the most exciting news about 2018 Range Rover Evoque is that it is going to come with a lot of mechanical upgrades. These upgrades can be found in the form of new engine setups. Expectations of new engines include the following options.
- A new four cylinder engine is probably going to be seen. This unit will be TD4 diesel powered. It will have two variants – 150 HP and 180 HP. Carbon dioxide emissions of 150 HP variant stands at 109 g/m and 125 g/km for 180 HP variant. Fuel economy of 150 HP variant will be 1.8 gallons/100 miles while for 180 HP it will be 2 gallons/100 miles.
- A gasoline powered Si4 engine will also be seen. This will have 240 HP and will come with a 9-speed automatic gearbox supporting AWD. Its carbon dioxide emission stands at 181 g/62 miles while it has a mileage of 3.3 gallons/100 miles.
Top speed of the Si4 engine powered variant will be 135 mph while it will touch 0-62 mph in 7.6 sec.
Price and Arrival
The all-new 2018 Range Rover Evoque is expected to come sometime next year, likely in the first quarter. The base model should cost around $38,515, but the high-end trim may easily go over $50K.