Versatility is one big parameter in which Land Rover lays great focus these days. Similarly, the new 2017 Range Rover Evoque caters ambiguity in its class as it comes in 3 different body configurations; Coupe, 5 Door and Convertible.
This new 2017 Evoque also lives up to the company’s Range Rover brand as it has increased in overall capabilities with improved performance.
Powertrain and Performance Specs
This new Range Rover Evoque 2017 has as versatile driving flavors that cater both on-road comfort and off-road sportiness. There’s a 2.0-liter 4-cylinder engine under the hood of this 2017 Evoque. This mill is coupled to an all-wheel drive via a 9-speed automatic transmission as standard.
Output figures of this engine go 240 HP at 5,500 RPM and 250 lb-ft torque at 1,750 RPM. This output figures also cater the fuel economy ratings to check at 21 mpg in city, 29 mpg on highways and 24 mpg on a combined basis. Some of the performance technologies of this model include:
- Terrain Response – this state-of-the-art technology includes various drive modes for making the most out of performance. The drive mode includes Sand, Mud and Ruts, Grass, Gravel and Snow.
- Torque Vectoring – the braking system of this new Range Rover Evoque integrates Torque Vectoring which helps in enhancing stability and agility during low-speed cornering.
- Active Driveline – this ingenious drive system is helpful in both on-road and off road driving by disconnecting rear wheels when not in need. Shifting to 2-wheel drive also helps in improving fuel economy.
2017 Range Rover Evoque Sustainability
Apart from being high on promising performance, this new Range Rover Evoque is environmentally concerned too. To make up for greener credentials, Land Rover has used weight-saving materials throughout the body. The ingenious start/stop technology also helps in reducing carbon emissions.
Exterior and Interior
Range Rover Evoque 2017 has a clean and sophisticated styling inside out. As part of Land Rover’s signature styling, the front fascia is dynamic with sharp and robust headlights. The grille is wide and incorporate mesh-type intake that been dipped in chrome.
This model’s lower front fascia has gotten even more robust as the mesh air intakes along with fog light housing have grown in size. Overall, the exterior dimensions of this 2017 Evoque holds Length – 172 inches, Width – 78.1 inches, Height – 64.4 inches and Wheelbase – 104.7 inches.
The interior cabin comes changed too as there’s an array of upgrades. Speaking of which, the door panels, center console and dash wear premium soft-touch materials. There’s a 10-inch infotainment display which supports satellite navigation.
This cabin also serves as a host of safety technologies like Electronic Stability Control, Hill Start Assist, Stability Control, Tire Pressure Monitoring, Traction Control and Rear Parking Assist.
Trims and Price
This new 2017 Range Rover Evoque is offered in 5 different trims that come in respective prices. The base 2017 Range Rover Evoque SE starts at $41,000, SE Premium increases to $45,000, HSE takes it away with $51,000, HSE Dynamic checks at $54,000 and 2017 Range Rover Evoque Autobiography limits at $62,000.