The all new Range Rover has been launched in India by Land rover today. Priced at an incredible Rs.1.73 crores, the flagship model of Tata Motors' premium SUV brand has arrived in its fourth generation avatar.
The fourth generation Range Rover has been developed from the ground up while retaining its iconic design that has been here since 40 years. The new Range Rover is the world's first SUV with a lightweight all-aluminium body. The all new Range Rover is said to offer greater levels of refinement and luxury along with improved performance and handling.
Rohit Suri, Vice President, Jaguar & Land Rover India, said: "The new Range Rover offers an unparalleled special blend of luxury, performance and unmatched all-terrain capability - It's clever design and revolutionary lightweight construction will give Indian customers a product that will cope with the most difficult of terrains and provide a step change in comfort, refinement and handling."
The all-new Range Rover has a clean and elegant shape which is derived from a fresh new interpretation of Range Rover design cues. While instantly recognisable as a Range Rover, the new vehicle takes a significant step forward with a bold evolution of the model's iconic design language.
Looking in to the performance credentials of the all new Range Rover, it is available with a choice of two engine. The 5-litre 510PS V8 engine and the 4.4-litre339PS V8 diesel engine. Both engines are mated a smooth eight speed automatic transmission.
Although the new Range Rover is not extremely different when it comes to the exterior design, there is a revolutionary change in the overall performance thanks to its all aluminium body. The new model is 350kg lighter than the previous one and this helps in improving mileage and performance. Despite being a five metre long SUV, the new Range Rover can sprint to 100kmph from 0 in just 5.4 seconds.