The 2019 Land Rover Range Rover Sport is among the most sought-after and popular luxury midsized SUVs that you can preorder now. After its debut way back in 2004, the vehicle has received a number of revamps and the 2019 model is now ready for launch.
It gets enhanced exterior styling, a new hybrid model and several amenities that give it an edge over its Italian and German rivals.
2019 Land Rover Range Rover Sport is now Stylish than Ever
The new 2019 Land Rover Range Rover sport is a stylish luxury SUV with a macho and rugged looking exterior. The new model gets revised grille, bumper and wheels that make it look edgy. The LED headlamps also look menacing and sleek. You get some exterior color choices. There are various trim levels like S, SE, HSE, Autobiography and top SVR.
The 2019 Land Rover Range Rover Sport SVR trim gets unique styling elements on the exterior including carbon fiber hood scoop. The cabin is more streamlined than what you got in the predecessor. The new 10.0-inch display is there to control infotainment features. The seats have better upholstery choice as per trim selected. The cabin is more spacious and storage options are abundant.
Trims and Tech
The highlight of upcoming 2019 Land Rover Range Rover sport is the revamped Touch Pro Duo infotainment setup. It is sleeker looking and faster than ever before. It also gets loaded with various advanced safety features and most of these are aimed to reduce the risk of collisions and enhancing driver alertness.
S trim gets 19″ 5 Split-Spoke alloy wheels, LED Headlights, Grained leather seats, Two-Zone Climate Control, Emergency Braking, Parking Aid, Lane Departure Warning. SE trim adds Auto-Dimming Rear View Mirror, Touch Pro Duo setup. HSE trim gets 20″ 5 Split-Spoke wheels, Front fog lights, Matrix LED Headlights, Perforated Windsor leather seats with heating, Heated Windscreen.
Autobiography gets a Dynamic pack which adds 21″ 5 Split-Spoke wheels, Heated Door Mirrors, Semi-Aniline leather seats, Meridian Surround Sound System, Black contrast roof. Top SVR trim adds Pixel LED Headlights, Windsor leather-based SVR Performance seats, SVR Leather Steering Wheel etc. You get some customization choices for top trims.
2019 Land Rover Range Rover Sport Engine Performance
The upcoming 2019 Land Rover Range Rover Sport is laden with some powerful engines. The 3.0-liter supercharged V-6 unit makes 340 HP. The turbocharged 3.0-liter V-6 diesel engine is available and it makes 254 HP. Top end SVR trim gets a beefier V-8 unit generating 575 hp. Fuel economy has also improved in all engines. The SVR trim has a rated top speed of 176 mph.
2019 Land Rover Range Rover Sport P400e plug-in Hybrid
The highlight for 2019 is a new PHEV model named P400e. It gets an 85kW electric motor and 2.0-liter turbocharged engine under the hood. The max output of this powertrain is 398 horsepower and it can cover 31 miles only on electric power. Its top speed is 137 mph. SVR trim gets laden with redesigned damping and Suspension for better body roll control and off-road capability.
The charging port is placed at the front of the grill. However, the battery of 13.1-kilowatt-hour capacity is at the rear. From 0-60 mph this model will run in 6.3 seconds, while the top speed is limited to 137 mph. It comes with the 8-speed automatic transmission and standard 4-wheel-drive system.
2019 Land Rover Range Rover Sport Price and Debut
Price of upcoming Land Rover Range Rover sport begins at $68.000 and top trim pricing may be well above $100.000. It will debut in late 2018.
Summing it up
The Land Rover Range Rover sport is an enticing midsized luxury SUV that has enough bells and whistles to challenge the supremacy of Porsche Cayenne or Audi Q7. It gets an exciting exterior and the SVR trim is absolutely sleek and menacing looking. Its cabin is laden with all types of amenities and new Touch Pro Duo infotainment is its USP. The engine choices are also very good and the new PHEV models make Land Rover Range Rover sport a step ahead of rivals. The safety features, customization choices and additional packs make it worthy of the high price tag.