This is the worlds first ever luxury SUV convertible, the Land Rover Range Rover Evoque.
Land Rover have taken the first leap into the SUV convertible market with their new Range Rover Evoque which is due for the “nicer” weather in the spring of 2016.
Land Rover are no stranger to software tops with soft top versions of the Land Rover Defender and previous incarnations of Freelander having been available to buy for years. This is however the first time Land Rover will be aiming the sale of the new Evoque at te Luxury SUV sector.
They have anounced that deisel variants which will be available upon release next spring will start at £47,500 which is a price hike of £5,200 above the hardtop model.
Inside the Evoque SUV Convertible
As with most convertibles the Evoque SUV only seats four people with the fifth seat position being used for the mechanics of the folding roof. An optional wind-deflector is also available that sites behind the front seats turning the car into a strictlt two seater.
Rear leg and head room is good and the vehicle also boasts Land Rovers new InControl Touch Pro system. A 10.2 inch touchscreen entertainment system which itilises 3G data connectivity.
Range Rover Evoque Soft Top: The technical specs
0-62mph has obviously increased and now sits at 10.3 seconds for the convertible, an increase of 1.3 seconds over the hard top model. Fuel economy has also been affected with an average mpg of 49.6, a cut from the hard top’s mpg of 57.6mpg.
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