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The origin of the name has elements of industrial subterfuge worthy of MI5. As well as a choice of engines, the new Velar also comes with a new specification option. Optional Nanoe™ ionization enhances driver and passenger well-being. The Velar Edition is based on the R-Dynamic SE specification, but it comes with a black contrast roof and 20-inch black alloy wheels. There’s also a good amount of storage room behind the second row. “This was important as, apart from the ‘100-Inch Station Wagon’, Rover was also developing a V8-powered mid-engined sports car which was to bear the Alvis name.”, He added: “The Dunsfold Land Rover Collection has the registration of one of the first prototypes clearing showing it as a ‘Velar 100-Station Wagon’ and the ruse worked well, one former Rover manager commenting that on more than a few occasions, the model was mistaken for Italian automotive exotica.”.

But the Velar certainly doesn't feel cramped.

Even the second row is heated and offers minor fore and aft adjustability. Its proud Range Rover lineage is instantly recognizable: from the formal, powerful front end, through a flowing, continuous waistline, culminating in a taut and elegantly tapered rear. It rockets off the line with urgency – the tweaked all-wheel-drive system now sends up to 100 percent of power to the rear wheels. It’s an essential. ‡ After 20GB of data is used within a month, data speeds on vehicle may be reduced for the rest of the month. Choose Wi-Fi Enabled with Data Plan and you’ll be able to use:

The graphics on both screens, at least, are crisp and the cabin is feature-rich. “Paranoid about the press revealing its new projects, Rover had formed a dummy company, located in the south east, purely to register its prototype vehicles. KEEP ME INFORMED. The effect is, by Land Rover’s own admission, subtle, but it cuts interior noise by four decibels. It means that your vehicle just keeps getting better. Search over 90 used 2019 Land Rover Range Rover Velars. “This meant that they wouldn’t carry the distinctive Warwickshire number plates, monitored by the motoring press.”. $52,300*, Starting at The cockpit of the Velar is more driver-focused and the seating position is lower than any other Land Rover before, as sportiness and on-road performance are top priorities.[5]. And the Audi SQ8 matches the Velar at 17 combined. The interior of the Velar is influenced by that of the I-Pace of 2018 and features 3 touchscreens, which control most of the interior features of the Velar. There’s a new steering wheel, for example, and the new ‘Pivi’ touchscreen. A dedicated power source ensures rapid start times, and over-the-air updates mean drivers get the latest version of the system without visiting a dealer. The only big differentiator is the SVAutobiography's sportier steering wheel and a metal paddle shifters.

Refined power and effortless elegance combine with exquisite effect in this outstanding example of contemporary automotive design. Inspired by a new wave of leisure orientated 4x4s launched in America, it began development of the ‘100-Inch Station Wagon’ - the vehicle that would ultimately become the Range Rover - in the mid 1960s.

Navigate left through the vehicles information. The new active exhaust's quad tips, optional 22-inch wheels ($1,300), and beautifully knurled "SVAutobiography" badges on the nose and tailgate are really the only signs of the Velar's more sporty nature. In terms of headroom and legroom, the front seats are more than spacious for your six-foot-tall author, with a hearty 39.0 inches of front headroom and 40.3 inches of front legroom. Apple CarPlay and Android Auto come standard, an intuitive head-up display is available as an option ($970), and there's a large 12.3-inch digital instrument cluster that's very versatile, able to display everything from navigation and audio to driver assistance features.

Please upgrade your browser to enjoy the advanced features on this site. Optional Terrain Response® 2 enables you to easily access our 70‑plus years of expertise, with the vehicle automatically selecting the most appropriate off-road driving mode.1 - 10" lower touchscreen

TrueCar has over 909,003 listings nationwide, updated daily. The hood badge, tailgate script and grille are finished in Shadow Atlas. With many innovative technologies available, you’ll find all features have been designed to enhance your driving experience.1, Choose from a range of packs to enhance your driving experience.1 Certain dimensions are pretty similar, too, as the Velar is … Otherwise, the Velar SVAutobiography Dynamic Edition is as pretty, if not a bit prettier, than its base sibling.

$37,800*, Starting at The Range Rover Velar was first officially revealed in a series of teaser photos on 22 February 2017, and unveiled at an event at the London Design Museum on 1 March 2017. European model shown. The sporty SUV gets just 15 miles per gallon city, 20 highway, and 17 combined on premium fuel. In this configuration, there are 34.4 cubic feet of loadspace available. The Range Rover hits 60 miles per hour in 4.3 seconds and a top speed of 170. To maintain optimum traction for progress in a variety of conditions, the drive of the Range Rover Velar is connected and delivered thanks to a carefully engineered suite of technologies.1. The SUV’s standard air suspension increases the Velar’s ride height by 1.7 inches in any of the three dedicated off-road modes (Rock, Crawl, and Sand), and there’s even a nifty front-facing camera for especially tricky trails.