The British company, Jaguar Land Rover has launched the 2017 range of the Range Rover Evoque in India. The new Range Rover Evoque now starts at Rs. 49.1 lakh and goes up to Rs. 67.9 lakh for the top-of-the-line variant. With the new model, Land Rover also introduced the new Ingenium diesel engine for the first time with their brand in India. Before this, only Jaguar F-Pace came with the Ingenium engine.
The 2017 Range Rover Evoque carries very minimalistic design changes. The SUV now gets full LED adaptive headlights that give way better light output during night. The SUV aimed at the city dwellers gets a striking exterior design with muscular exteriors. On the inside, the 2017 Range Rover Evoque retains the luxurious cabin with superb detailing. The car now gets premium Oxford leather seats that come as standard with the HSE and HSE Dynamic models. The new model also gets InControl Touch Pro infotainment system that optimises in-car connectivity by providing faster responses and better experience. The lower variants of the SUV get an 8-inch display, while the higher-end ones get a 10-inch display.
The car is powered by a new breed of Jaguar Land Rover engines. The 2.0-litre Ingenium diesel engine produces a maximum of 177 BHP in the car. There is a 9-speed Automatic Transmission that sends power to all the four wheels of the vehicle. The Ingenium engine is lighter by 20 kg is and controlled by advanced computers that engage the cooling system only when required. The engine breathes through a variable geometry turbocharger that maximises the peak power and avoids turbo lag.
JLR has also launched an exclusive special edition known as ‘Ember’ edition. The special edition is based on the HSE Dynamic and comes with striking exterior colours. The special edition gets Firenze Red roof and Santorini Black body colour to make it stand out from the crowd.
Rohit Suri, President, Jaguar Land Rover India Ltd (JLRIL), said “Range Rover Evoque has gained immense popularity and success since its launch in the Indian market and today we are excited to introduce the 2017 Model Year New Range Rover Evoque to our customers. The fabulous design, coupled with class-leading technology and luxury features make the New Range Rover Evoque an unbeatable choice.”