2016 Range Rover Evoque Release Date
The updated 2016 Range Rover Evoque made its debut at the 2015 Geneva International Motor Show. The upcoming Evoque once again offers three- and five-door models. Alongside the standard version, the buyers are able to opt for an XL as well as a convertible variant. The latter two versions should be offered somewhat later. All of the 2016 Range Rover Evoque models are available with either 2WD and 4WD configurations.
2016 Range Rover Evoque Changes
The new Evoque has been freshened in various segments. Besides the updated exterior and interior styling, the popular crossover boasts new lighter engines. As for the exterior design, among the most prominent changes are the redesigned grille and front bumper as well as new LED lights. Other tweaks include a reshaped rear spoiler, new alloy wheels and larger air intakes. The new Evoque gets improved suspension as well as new braking system. There will also be a broader array of exterior colors as far as the 2016 Range Rover Evoque is concerned.
The interior has also received several updates, with a number of safety features. Inside the cabin, the Evoque features new seats and an eight-inch touchscreen. There are several trim levels available, including SE, HSE Dynamic and Autobiography. The most efficient versions will come in the form of E-Capability models with a blue Evoque nameplate. Other technological improvements worth mentioning are the Lane-Keeping Assist, Meridian audio system, All-Terrain Progress Control (ATPC) as well as Autonomous Emergency Braking system.
2016 Evoque Specs
As mentioned earlier, the 2016 Range Rover Evoque got new powerplants under its hood. Namely, the four-cylinder Ingenium engines. The new four-cylinder TD4 diesel engine is offered in 150 hp and 180 hp versions. The less powerful unit is estimated at 4.2 l/100 km, while it emits 109 g/km of CO2. As for the more powerful version, it is estimated at 4.8 l/100 km and 125 g/km of CO2. The only available gasoline engine is the Si4 that makes 240 hp, with AWD and 9-speed automatic transmission. Its fuel efficiency is estimated at 7.8 l/100km, with CO2 emissions of 181 g/km. Its top speed is 217 km/h, while it needs 7.6 seconds to go from 0 to 100 km/h.
2016 Range Rover Evoque Price
Official information on the pricing is yet to be released. However, the 2016 Range Rover Evoque SUV is priced from £30,200 and it will be on sale from September 2015. It is currently sold in the UK for £29,000.