2018 Range Rover Evoque Landmark Edition launched in India
With Jeep India launching Wrangler Unlimited petrol at INR 56 lakh, Land Rover India has slashed prices of Evoque and Discovery Sport by INR 2 lakh and INR 7 lakh respectively.
Manufactured only in the UK, China and India, Range Rover Evoque has now been updated to 2018 Model Year in India as well. Based on the facelift which was first launched in 2015, the car is seen with subtle updates on the exterior and interiors, along with new added features. It is offered in both petrol and diesel engine options. In addition, Land Rover India has also announced the launch of Evoque Landmark Edition, priced from Rs 50.2 lakh, ex-showroom.
Rohit Suri, President & Managing Director, Jaguar Land Rover India Ltd. (JLRIL), said: “The Range Rover Evoque has brought Range Rover luxury and refinement to new customers around the world and in India. Its critically acclaimed design, desirability and all-terrain capability has been further enhanced with the Model Year 2018 Range Rover Landmark Edition and we are happy to offer it to our discerning customers. With its striking looks and updated feature set, we are confident that the Range Rover Evoque fan base will grow even further.”
New to the Landmark Edition are a host of features that distinguish it from the standard Model Year 2018 Range Rover Evoque. These include a Dynamic Body Style kit, body coloured lower door cladding, Graphite Atlas grille, bonnet, fender vent and tailgate lettering, Gloss Black (18) wheels, a Carpathian Grey contrast roof and a choice of three exterior colours, including a luminescent Moraine Blue, inspired by the turquoise lakes of the Canadian Rocky Mountains.
The interior is outfitted with Dark Satin Brushed Aluminium centre console trim finishers surrounded by grained Ebony Leather seats with contrasting Light Lunar stitching and perforated mid-section. Keyless entry and Powered Gesture Tailgate are also standard on the Landmark Edition.
New Range Rover Evoque comes with full-LED headlamps, new grille, new alloys, and new bumper in the front. On the inside, Evoque gets new colours, premium material, 8 inch touchscreen system, new seats, and new door casings. New features on board the Evoque facelift includes – head-up display, rear seat entertainment, 825 Watts MeridianTM Surround Sound System with 17 speakers, surround camera system, and hands-free tailgate function.
Engine options on board with the SE variant include 2.2 liter diesel engine generating 188 bhp and 420 Nm torque. This is delivered to all four wheels via a 9 speed autobox. The petrol 2.0 liter on offer delivers 240 PS and 340 Nm torque. It is also mated to a 9 speed gearbox which delivers power to all four wheels.