Range Rover refreshed VelarMay 3, 2018
The British manufacturer announced the update of the crossover until 2019 model year.
In the Range Rover Velar family, there are now six, but eight versions, although the difference of the novelties is only in other variants of boosting the available motors. The Velar D275 version is equipped with a diesel three-liter biturbo four-cylinder AJD-V6, borrowed from the D300 version and deformed with 300 hp. and 700 Nm to 275 hp and 625 Nm. The situation is similar to the P340 version, for which the gasoline six AJ-V6 from the P380 was deformed into 40 hp, and the torque did not change – 450 Nm.
In addition, in 2019, gasoline versions of Velar will be equipped with fuel tanks of increased volume. Currently, 63-liter capacity is being installed, on the replacement of which will come 82-liter. In addition, gasoline crosses in the performance for the European market began to install soot filters to reduce emissions of harmful substances.
Previously air suspension was equipped exclusively with a version with six-cylinder engines, but now it is also available for versions D240 and P300 with the 4-cylinder Ingenium. True, the air suspension is also available as an option for younger versions of the crossover. Adaptive cruise control received an advanced steering assistant using the functions of the hold system within the band.
The Kvadrat fabric for seat upholstery and the Adaptive Dynamics ride adjustment system are available for more versions. In addition, the list of standard equipment models now includes, in addition to rear parking sensors, rear-view camera, front sonar, hold-in system and driver fatigue monitoring.