2014 Land Rover Range Rover Sport
2014 Land Rover Range Rover Sport finally launched in the New York Auto Show 2013. All-New Range Rover Sport 2014 offers bold and progressive exterior design. RR Sport is the third model from the RR family (RR, RR Evoque, RR Sport). Sports is a premium SUV Land Rover’s fastest cars and responsive.
The body more 62 mm longer than the previous model to be 4880 mm. However, the length is the shortest in the class of 7-seater SUV. Wheelbase grew to 168 mm gives the cabin more spacious and easier access for passengers. Overhang front/rear is shorter. While the width of the car increases 55 mm.
New long RR Sport is shorter 149 mm, height 55 mm lower than the All-New RR which became his base. In fact, 45 pounds lighter. Wheel-travel best in its class (260 mm front and 272 mm rear) and offers a 546 mm wheel articulation to cope with rough terrain though. Ground clearance increased 51 mm to 278 mm.
Revised air suspension and coupled with the latest generation Terrain Response System. Electronic power steering is completely new, lighter and feels right. Land Rover will offer 2 full-time 4WD system. First, 2-speed transfer case with low range option, with the distribution of 50/50 torque. Second, 1-speed transfer case with a Torsen differential. Torque distribution of 42/58. This system is 18 kg lighter.
The car body using aluminum, will be loaded with 5.0 liter supercharged V8 (510 hp) petrol engine and 3.0-liter diesel SDV6. Later engine options will be developed with the presence of a 3.0-liter TDV6 258PS and 4.4-liter SDV8 339PS diesel in early 2014. Hybrid diesel version can be ordered from next year.
(2014 Land Rover Range Rover Sport)