The much anticipated and awaited fourth generation of the Range Rover has received its public debut in an event organized at The Royal Ballet School in Richmond, London. The order books for the British SUV are now open and it will be available in 170 markets from all over the world, with sales scheduled to commence at the end of the year.
Customers have the possibility of ordering the new Range Rover with a gasoline 510 HP (375 kW) LR-V8 Supercharged engine or one of the two diesels available, a 3.0-liter TDV6 with 258 HP (189 kW) and a larger SDV8 with 339 HP (249 kW). All three engines are linked to an 8-speed automatic transmission.
The LR-V8 Supercharged allows the 2013 Range Rover to perform the 0-62 mph (0-100 km/h) sprint in 5.1 seconds (0.8 seconds quicker than previous model) and reduces fuel consumption by 9 percent. The TDV6 manages to be 22 percent more economical, returning 37.7 mpg UK (7.5 liters / 100 km) and has CO2 emissions of 196 g/km.
The starting price of the 2013 Range Rover is 71,295 pounds for the Vogue 3.0L TDV6 and it goes all the way up to 98,395 pounds for the fully-loaded Autobiography 5.0L Supercharged.
In-depth details can be found in the related link and press release below.