Land Rover, the producer of premium grade SUVs is all set to launch their fastest ever high-performance vehicle known simply as 2016 Range Rover Sport. Based on a new platform that uses aluminum architecture, this car has lost around 800 pounds from its body weight. Due to reduced weight, we can expect this car to be better fuel economic than its predecessor and better overall handling. It will receive changes to exterior cosmetics as well as interior comfort elements to really go far ahead of its competition.
2016 Range Rover Sport – Exterior and Interior
Measuring at 191 x 78.1 x 70.1 inches in length, width and height, the new 2016 Range Rover Sport have got smaller, yet sturdier than before lending it a muscular appearance. On the front, it features a narrow grille design, bolder front bumper and stylish new air intakes with front fenders placed elegantly upon them. LED headlights have been incorporated for both front and rear ends along with a panoramic roof. Aerodynamics will improve naturally because of the car’s body structure. Given that there is 8.4 inches ground clearance, this car should be able to traverse through any type of road conditions. Keeping luxury as the prime focus, 2016 Range Rover Sport will feature some of the most wanted technology and comfort elements, inside of this vehicle. The seats will be wrapped with grade-a leather and have temperature control functionality, the same can also be done with the rear seats. There will also be extra head and leg room for comfortable seating of passengers alongside the provision of packing extra cargo while on the way.
The technology features are galore inside of this car as you will find many interesting new tools to aid you in better driving sessions. Satellite navigation, automatic air conditioning, auto cruise control, rear parking sensors is all such features. There will also be an option for Smartphone integration with the help of Bluetooth and USB. Every model of 2016 Range Rover Sport will come with a function known as Terrain Response System. This tool allows the driver to switch between various modes of car handling to suit the kind of road surface.
2016 Range Rover Sport – Engine Specs
Under the hood of the upcoming 2016 Range Rover Sport, there will most likely be a 3.0 L turbocharged diesel engine that can produce a maximum of 250 HP and 278 lb-ft of torque. This engine will be coupled with an 8-speed automatic gearbox transferring power to all four wheels. Fuel efficiency rate has been measured to be at 22 and 28 mpg for city and highway drive respectively. Having an acceleration rate of 0 to 60 mph, this car will be super efficient in travelling through rocky roads, mountains and desert scenarios.
2016 Range Rover Sport – Price and Release Date
Starting from a base price of around $90,000, the Range Rover Sport will increase in price gradually as you progress on trim level. This car is slated to be released upcoming autumn, but we are not sure about the authenticity of the information.