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Range Rover Sport SVR revealed

As the irrepressible march of SUV demand continues racetracks have become the new offroad. That much is evidenced by this angry face, photographed at Silverstone, screaming “get out of my f@#king way!” That face belongs to the Range Rover Sport SVR and behind that snarl you’ll find a 405kW/680Nm 5.0 litre supercharged V8 designed not […]

Range Rover Sport SVR claims Nürburgring record

8 minutes 14 seconds. That’s how fast that Range Rover Sport SVR above was able to lap the 20.832km of the Nürburgring Nordschleife. That’s pretty quick for a truck. Actually, it’s pretty bloody quick for any vehicle. According to the unofficial list for unofficial production car lap times the Sport SVR has split the Mercedes-Benz […]

New York 2013: Range Rover Sport revealed

Officially, this time, here is the all-new Range Rover Sport, fresh from its debut at the New York Auto Show. While the Sport was developed in conjunction with the Range Rover the Sport model shares only 25% of parts with its established sibling. The all-new Range Rover Sport is lighter than its predecessor, up to […]

All-new Range Rover Sport accidentally revealed

Range Rover will be launching its all-new Sport model at the New York Auto Show on 26 March. They’ve gone to some lengths to promote the reveal, setting up a dedicated website and asking twitterists to use the #NewRangeRoverSport hashtag. So how do you reckon the top brass at Range Rover are feeling now that […]

AIMS 2012 gallery: Best of the rest

To close out our 2012 Australian International Motor Show coverage we bring you the highlights and lowlights from the rest of the manufacturers on show. Our top three highlights: Ford Evos concept—stunning lines Kia Track’ster—actually very, very cool Subaru BRZ by Possum Bourne Motorsport—track cred for the BRZ Our top three lowlights Holden Malibu—return to […]

2013 Range Rover officially previewed

Ahead of its full reveal at the Paris Motor Show, Range Rover has given us a preview of its all-new L405 model. At first glance there’s no mistaking the fourth-generation of the famous SUV for anything else, but on closer inspection… those lights! A bit too fancy aren’t they? Although, we’re sure they’ll look just […]

Range Rover Evoque – 2012 World Car Design of the Year

The stylish Range Rover Evoque has beaten the Citroën DS5 and Volkswagen up! to be crowned the 2012 World Car Design of the Year. Speaking after the announcement Gerry McGovern, Land Rover Design Director said: “We are honoured that the Range Rover Evoque has been named 2012 World Design Car of the Year. This prestigious […]

2012 Geneva Motor Show in pictures – part 2

Here’s the second and final part of our 2012 Geneva Motor Show photo gallery, featuring manufacturers from L–Z (well V actually). Highlights include the Aventador J pictured above along with a reappearance of the stylish Mazda Takeri concept. The awesome Pagani Huayra is also on show, check the raw carbon fibre model, it looks sublime. […]

Range Rover Evoque convertible with its top up

Carscoop brings us this real-world photo of the Range Rover Evoque Convertible. It’s not the best angle to judge how well the soft-stop looks when covering the cabin, but it’s not a bad preview. That follows yesterday’s twitter reveal of an Evoque Convertible seen on the streets of London, possibly the same car. The official […]

Range Rover previews Evoque soft-top

Have you ever stopped, pondered the automotive scene, and thought, why doesn’t the world have a prestige convertible SUV? No, neither have we, but that hasn’t stopped Range Rover from providing the answer to that question. Here, then, is the Evoque Convertible Concept. So far we’ve only got two pics to assess, but more will […]

Range Rover Evoque – Australian pricing & specs

The stylish Range Rover Evoque has just launched in Australia and get ready, you’ll soon be seeing these everywhere. Certainly, Range Rover is doing its part to cater to the largest audience possible by offering the market an extensive model range. There’s four basic models—three 4WD and one 2WD—available in ‘Pure’, ‘Dynamic’ or ‘Prestige’ specification. […]