The Range Rover Evoque is a compact luxury crossover produced by British manufacturer Land Rover. It was originally launched in 2011. Current model is still in its first generation, but we have already seen one update in 2013. The 2016 Range Rover Evoque will also come updated, but this time with more significant changes. It will be a mid-cycle refresh, which will include plenty of novelties and changes such as refreshed visual appearance, improved interior, new engine, new hi-tech features and many other.
2016 Range Rover Evoque changes
The 2016 Range Rover Evoque will come with plenty of changes. When it is about outside look, it will come with several modifications, both on the front and rear ends. Front end will feature front bumper, enlarged air intakes, two new grille designs, all-LED adaptive headlights etc. On the other side, rear end will come with new tailgate spoiler and high-level LED stoplight.
Interior changes are also numerous. The 2016 Range Rover Evoque will come with new seats, new door casings, more soft-touch and better-quality materials etc. It will also come with new 8.0-inch touchscreen and upgraded InControl Touch infotainment system. It is also important to say that many features will be standard from now. Some of the most notable are heated eight-way adjustable front seats, electric door mirrors, automatic lights and wipers and automatic climate control etc. Lane departure warning, Autonomous Emergency Braking (AEB) safety system are also standard now. From now, trim levels will be the same as for Range Rover Sport. There are base SE, then HSE Dynamic and finally Autobiography, as the top offer.
2016 Range Rover Evoque engines
When it is about engines, 2016 Evoque will come with big novelties. It will feature new, 2.0-litre four-cylinder Ingenium turbodiesel engine. It will be paired with 6-speed manual transmission and it will have maximum output of 148 hp and 317 lb-ft of twist and will be characterized by excellent fuel economy (68 mpg). This engine will be available also in more potent variant, with 178 hp and 317 lb-ft of torque. It will be also available with 2.0-litre turbo petrol engine paired with 9-speed automatic transmission, which has an output 273 horsepwer and returns 36 mpg in combined drive. When it is about drivetrain, 2016 Range Rover Evoque will be available in three configurations – two-wheel drive, four-wheel drive and Active Driveline, which automatically switches between two and four-wheel drive as required.
2016 Range Rover Evoque price
It is expected that 2016 Range Rover Evoque will cost slightly higher than current model. The base mode, equipped with new diesel engine, will go around 45.000 dollars, while top models will go up to over 70.000 dollars.