Luxury Motors: Range Rover Evoque
Land Rover is one of the oldest four-wheel drive manufacturer in the world famed for their robust and reliable all wheel drive vehicles. The luxury motors produced by Land Rover are famed for their rare combination of exotic and sumptuous luxury combined with unwavering reliability and go anywhere capability making it a truly amazing choice for off-road aficionado around the world. The latest offering is the Range Rover Evoque, termed as the “Baby Range Rover” its compact and luxurious design along with the best of luxury features, practicality, versatility and go-anywhere capability makes it one of the best looking cars on offer from Land Rover and also one of the best-selling cars around the world.
The design of Evoque is bold and compact. Unlike its siblings it is small in size and is modern in design making it one of the best looking Range Rover manufactured till date. The design of this amazing master piece conveys a sense of luxury owning to its superior built quality and incredible and attractive eye-catching metallic colors. It features attractive vents on the bonnet and at the sides of the vehicle adding cadence to overall styling. It also features jewel-like design characteristics of front and rear lamps along with the signature LED lighting and tapering blade indicator clusters. It also features waist finishes in high gloss black and as attractive rear spoiler accentuating its overall styling. Overall it’s an excellent compact off roader on offer from Land Rover.
True to its exterior characteristics the interior of Evoque is spacious and luxurious and is available in wide range of interior themes and updates allowing oneself to truly personalize it suiting ones personality. The seats on offer are luxurious and ergonomic offering utmost comfort to front and rear passengers even during long drives. It also offers wide range of beautifully crafted interior finishes suiting ones distinct personality and character. It also offers host of comfort features like climate control with air filtration and air quality sensing, interior rear view mirror with auto dimming, interior mood lighting, Oxford leather-covered steering wheel, advanced air bag system, child seat latch anchor points, 8” high-resolution touch screen, audio connectivity system, 380W Meridian sound system along with other standard features.
The heart of this compact beast is the all new Turbo charged 2.0 litre engine capable of producing maximum power of 240 bhp @ 5500 rpm and peak torque of 251 lb-ft @ 1750 rpm. The engine is mated to a six-speed automatic transmission featuring Drive select and advanced rotary gear shift along with “Rally Style” paddle shift controls on steering wheels offering an unmatched driving experience. It is capable of accelerating to 60 mph from stand still in just 7.1 sec and has a top speed of 135 mph. It also features a host of safety and performance features which includes Terrain Response, Hill Start Assist, Hill Descent Control (HDC), ABS, Electronic Power Assisted Steering (EPAS), Electronic Park Brake, Push button start, Roll Stability Control along with other advanced features.
Undoubtedly it is the one of the best vehicles on offer from Land Rover. What truly sets it apart from its siblings and other off-road vehicles is its truly compact and futuristic design lending it an altogether different personality compared to its hard-core off roader siblings. This car will truly appeal to those looking for an every-day practical all wheel drive vehicle with all the luxury features available in a luxury car. At $ 42,040 for its base model it is one of the most expensive cars in its segment but it surely offsets the extra cost with its sporty styling, reliable engine and the legendary Off Roading capability of a Land Rover.