New Land Rover 2018-2019 replenished with a new crossover Range Rover Velar, located in the model range of the British manufacturer between the models Range Rover Evoque and Land Rover Discovery Sport . The first public appearance of the Range Rover Velar was noted late in the evening on March 1, 2017, the world premiere of a stylish British crossover premium class is confined to the Geneva Motor Show . The start of sales of the new Range Rover Velar in America, China and Europe will be for the summer of this year at a price ranging from $ 49900 to $ 89,300 in North America and from € 56,400 to € 108,700 (Velar First Edition) in the European market, and to Velar will get closer to Autumn of 2017.
The new Land Rover crossover model with the original Velar name is based on the PLA D7 aluminum platform and makes it akin to the Range Rover Sport and Jaguar F-Pace . The crossover is the default with a four-wheel drive, in the presence of the Intelligent Driveline Dynamics system, which provides the connection of the front wheels with a multi-plate clutch. Standard suspension spring provides the crossover impressive 213 mm road gleaning and the ability to overcome the ford in depths up to 600 mm, for a fee pneumatic control clearance in the range of 205-251 mm, the depth of the ford of such a version of 650 mm.
As the main competitors for the Range Rover Velar are viewed BMW X4 and Porsche Macan , but on the British side more stylish and exquisite exterior exterior design and aristocratic interior with a mass of new equipment. Only the initial price seems to be overestimated.
The chic appearance of the Range Rover Velar, even before the public premiere, aroused a genuine interest among fans of the British brand, they were more enthusiastically welcomed by the Range Rover Evoque. In fact, Velar has something to attract the attention of not only potential buyers, but also ordinary people, far from the world of cars.
The body of the new crossover, despite the minimalist style, looks excellent: the proprietary heraldic falshradiator grille, the headlights of the Matrix-Laser LED with the original pattern of daytime running lights (in the base static Valeo LED lamps), the LED fog lights Slimline LED, the gills on the bonnet, the ideal radii of wheeled Arches, filled with a minimum gap large 18-21 inch wheels (if desired, fit even the huge 22-inch offered to order).
Side doors with retractable handles illuminated by LEDs, a high window sill, low roof racks, a heavily lined back windshield frame and a receding angle of the tailgate glass, lush forage, LED parking lights with 3-dimensional graphics, LED fog lights, powerful rear bumper body With large-sized trapezes of the exhaust pipe caps.
- The exterior dimensions of the body of the Range Rover Velar 2018-2019 are 4803 mm in length, 1930 mm in width, 1665 mm in height, with a wheelbase of 2,744 mm.
- The characteristics of the geometric patency of the body are practically off-road: the angle of entry is almost 29 degrees, the angle of the overcoming ramp is 23.5 degrees, the angle of the exit is 29.5 degrees.
For coloring the body of the British novelty, there are 13 variants of enamel color: Fuji White, Yulong White, Indus Silver, Corris Gray, Kaikoura Stone, Byron Blue, Firenze Red, Aruba, Silicon Silver, Carpathian Gray, Narvik Black and Santorini Black.
The coefficient of frontal aerodynamic drag of the body is 0,32 Cx, which is a record indicator for all models of Range Rover. High aerodynamic characteristics of the crossover provide a practically flat bottom, retractable at a speed of more than 8 kmch P-shaped door handles, smooth lines of the body with a heavily piled up front roof rack. It is interesting that, according to the manufacturer, thanks to a clever spoiler with slots, the rear window remains always clean (airflow descending from the roof blows off water droplets, dust and dirt).
The interior of the new British crossover Range Rover Velar with apparent simplicity demonstrates a lot of innovative solutions. The salon is almost completely devoid of physically operated buttons, and the hardware settings are assigned to touch panels, screens and virtual tweeters. There is a multifunctional steering wheel with touch-sensitive touchpad, a virtual instrument panel Interactive Driver with a 12.3-inch color screen (standard analog devices supplemented with a 5-inch TFT display on-board computer), a projection image on the windshield, a Touch Pro Duo system with two 10 Inch touch screens (the top one, capable of changing the angle of inclination by 30 degrees, is responsible for the operation of the multimedia system, the second static is the organ management of the 4-zone air conditioning system and helps to configure off-road E program Terrain Response with visualization), a premium Meridian audio system with 17 or 23 speakers, a background LED interior lighting with 10 shades of luminescence.
The driver’s and front passenger’s seats with bright lateral support, anatomical back profile, electric adjustment and heating, as well as ventilation and massage for a surcharge. For passengers of the second row, comfortable heated seats, ventilation deflectors and connectors for gadgets.
As materials for finishing leather Windsor, expensive fabric Premium Textile from the company Kvadrat, decorative inserts of stainless steel.
Cargo compartment with standard position of second row backs 673 liters, electric tailgate.
There is a huge range of modern security systems: Traffic Sign Recognition and Reverse Traffic Detection, Adaptive Cruise Control with Queue Assist and Intelligent Emergency Braking, Autonomous Emergency Braking, Park Assist and Advanced Tow Assist, 360 ° Parking Aid, Lane Departure Warning and Lane Keep Assist.
Specifications Range Rover Velar 2018-2019. The Range Rover Velar is capable of towing a full weight of up to 2,500 kg, is confident of off-road driving thanks to a full drive, impressive ground clearance, especially with air suspension, and the Terrain Response system (for a surcharge upgraded Terrain Response 2).
From the day of entering the market, a stylish British crossover is planned to be equipped with three diesel and two gasoline engines in the company with 8 automatic transmissions produced by ZF. Suspension of all wheels independent, disc brakes, power steering electric with a reinforced motor.
Gasoline versions of Range Rover Velar:
- Range Rover Velar P250 with a four-cylinder 2.0-liter engine (250 hp 365 Nm) accelerates from 0 to 100 km / h in 6.7 seconds, the maximum speed is 217 km / h, the average fuel consumption is 7.6 liters.
- Range Rover Velar P380 with a six-cylinder 3.0-liter engine (380 hp 450 Nm) shoots up to the first hundred in 5.7 seconds, the maximum speed is limited by electronics at the turn of 250 km / h, fuel consumption in the combined mode of motion is 9.7 liters.
Diesel version of the Range Rover Velar:
- Range Rover Velar D180 with a four-cylinder 2.0-liter turbo diesel (180 hp 430 Nm) accelerates to 100 km / h in 8.9 seconds, the maximum is 209 km / h, fuel consumption is modest, only 5.4 liters per hundred.
- Range Rover Velar D240 with a 2.0-liter turbodiesel (240 hp 500 Nm) is doing the acceleration from 0 to 100 kmh for 7.3 seconds, the maximum achievable speed of 217 kmh, diesel fuel consumption is 5.8 liters.
- The Range Rover Velar D300 is equipped with a six-cylinder diesel turbocharged engine (300 HP 700 Nm), catapulting the novelty to 100 kmh in 6.5 seconds, a top speed of 241 km / h, a heavy fuel consumption of 6.4 liters for every hundred miles.