The first generation Land Rover Range Rover Sport was produced from 2005 to 2013. It was built with a semi-monocoque and integrated body frame and runs using a 5.0-liter supercharged all-aluminum Jaguar engine.
Its current generation was unveiled in the 2013 New York International Auto Show. In 2015 and 2018, Land Rover released upgraded versions of this versatile SUV.
Locally, official distributor All British Cars held a successful launch for the Land Rover Range Rover Sport PHEV in July 2020 at their showroom in the Bonifacio Global City, Taguig.
The Land Rover Range Rover Sport measures 4,870mm long, 2,073mm wide, and 1,802mm tall. It flaunts a sporty, luxurious, and premium presence not found in other SUVs available in the market today. Notable contemporary features include wraparound headlight and taillights, carbon fiber bonnet, follow-me-home lighting, power-folding exterior mirrors, roof rack mounting provisions, and rain-sensing wipers. Higher variants are upgraded with a wide, sliding panoramic roof and a powered trunk lid.
Supporting this stunning SUV is a set of 19-inch to 22-inch lightweight SVR alloy wheels offered in various designs and finishes.
As expected, the cabin of the Land Rover Range Rover Sport is furnished with modern driving and passenger amenities. It is designed with wood highlights and almost all surfaces are covered in lush leather. The space for passengers in all rows is generous. Everyone will adore the electrically-adjustable seats, multi-function steering wheel, power-adjustable steering column, 12.3-inch interactive driver display, ambient lighting, four-zone climate control, cabin air ionisation, voltage outlets, USB ports, and the optional front center console refrigerator compartment.
Technology & Safety Features
Providing infotainment in the Land Rover Range Rover Sport is a 10-inch Touch Pro Duo with Bluetooth connectivity.
In terms of safety, it is built with a good number of airbags, an anti-lock braking system, emergency braking assist, hazard light under braking, intrusion sensor, customer configurable auto lock, seat belts pre tensioner, child locks, ISOFIX anchors on the outer seats, and more.
Platform & Chassis
The Land Rover Range Rover Sport utilizes the JLR D7u platform. It is affixed with Double Wishbone suspensions at the front and multi-link suspensions at the rear.
Engine & Drivetrain
The Land Rover Range Rover Sport is a four-wheel-drive SUV available in a 3.0-liter or a 5.0-liter supercharged V8 engine. For specifications, you may choose from twin charged inline-six hybrid or turbo V6 diesel. Transmission for all is an eight-speed automatic. Its horsepower ranges from 254 to 567.