Luxury SUV models are there in abundance off the market but few can dethrone the mighty 2018 Land Rover Range Rover Sport SVR. The midsized luxury SUV with British root was unveiled for the first time in 2004. Over the years, the Range Rover Sport received some revamps.
The top-notch model is aimed at the buyers with deep wallets who want best of performance and luxury. JLR has updated the entire Range Rover sport range for 2018 and as a result, the top SVR trim has also been updated.
2018 Land Rover Range Rover Sport SVR – Boxy and Pleasant Look
Made at JLR’s Solihull production facility in the UK, the 2018 Land Rover Range Rover Sport SVR is an elegant looking SUV which has an enticing design. The body is boxy but curvatures make it pleasant looking.
The hood is made partly of glossy carbon fiber which enhances style quotient and it also helps the vehicle shed weight. The front bumper gets larger vents to intake cool air which helps in keeping engine temperature under control. There are stylish 21-inch satin finish alloy wheels but you may opt for 22-inch wheels.
On top, the Black Contrast Sliding Panoramic Roof adds to the oomph. The mesh grille looks macho and sleekness is enhanced by Premium LED headlights.
The cabin of 2018 Land Rover Range Rover Sport SVR has also been updated to an extent. It gets new SVR Performance seats wrapped in Windsor leather and heated seats come as the default option. The seats are available in 4 colors and have Diamond perforation pattern. However, there are SVR branding across the cabin including on headrests.
Advanced Safety Features
As expected, the top trim of 2018 Land Rover Range Rover Sport is laden with several advanced safety features and plenty of lavish entertainment features. So, it gets a number of airbags, and safety features like Dynamic Stability Control, Auto High Beam Assist, Hill Descent Control and a Surround Camera System.
Amenities comprise of Heated Leather Steering Wheel, Three-zone Climate Control, Ambient Interior Lighting and Premium Carpet Mat. The new Touch Pro Duo infotainment setup is bliss to use and there is a bright 10-inch screen display to control it. Finally, JLR has caught up with rivals GM and Ford in this segment. Audiophiles will love the Meridian Surround Sound setup with 19 speakers.
2018 Land Rover Range Rover Sport SVR – Under the Hood
The 2018 Land Rover Range Rover Sport SVR is a beast on wheels. Under the hood sits a 5.0-liter supercharged V-8 engine which makes 550 horsepower. This is powerful enough to sprint to 60 mph from 0 in only 4.3 seconds.
Top speed is 176 mph and highest towing capacity is 6,613 pounds. The suspension has been also tweaked for better body control and acceleration.
Price and Availability of the 2018 Land Rover Range Rover Sport SVR rear
Finally, the price of new Land Rover Range Rover Sport SVR begins at $112,500. It is now available for sale.
The 2018 Land Rover Range Rover Sport SVR is the flagship SUV in its range. It gets the powerful engine, gorgeous styling and plenty of amenities to retain its throne.