Its not official yet but as per IndianAutosBlog, JLR or Jaguar Land Rover dealers are now accepting bookings for the all-new luxury SUV, the Velar. The SUV is expected to be launched later this year in India and will be priced in the Rs 70-90 lakh bracket, making it compete with other models like the BMW X6 and Mercedes GLE Coupe.
The Land Rover Range Rover Velar is positioned between the Evoque and the Sport. Measuring 4.8 meters in length, the Velar is based on Jaguar’s F type platform and is the most aerodynamically-efficient Land Rover ever produced. It also gets a host of modern features including Matrix laser LED headlights, 12.3 inch HD display in the cabin, touch pro duo infotainment system etc.
Like most other SUVs, this one can handle off-road with ease. It gets an all-wheel drive system, four-corner air suspension, (available on 300PS Diesel and 380PS Petrol engines) class-leading ground clearance of up to 251mm, class-leading wading depth of up to 650mm and Land Rover’s unmatched suite of traction technologies including Terrain Response 2 (optional) and All Terrain Progress Control (optional).
In terms of engines, the Velar is expected to come with the following three options
- 2.0-litre petrol with 250 PS / 365 Nm
- 2.0-litre diesel with 180 PS / 430 Nm
- 3.0-litre diesel with 300 PS / 700 Nm
If you can’t wait for the Velar to hit Indian shores and want a luxury SUV, get in touch with us today. Mr. Car has an exclusive inventory of high end sedans and SUVs to cater to various needs. Give us a call at 0124 4104800.
Range Rover Velar Gallery