Tata Motors-owned, Jaguar Land Rover has launched India’s first luxury convertible SUV, dubbed as the Range Rover Evoque. At a price tag of Rs 69.53 lakh (ex-showroom) the Luxury SUV is available only in HSE Dynamic variant in the country.
The convertible roof of the Evoque gets the Z-folding fibre system and controlled via a switch mounted in the centre console, which just takes 18 seconds to flush in and 21 seconds to flush out at speeds of up to 48 km/h.
Powered by the 2.0-liter, four-cylinder, 1998cc displacement petrol engine is capable of generating 240 PS of maximum power with the peak torque of 340 Nm. The four-seater SUV is mated to a 9-speed transmission and equipped with the company’s designed Terrain Response System for off-road capability.
The Evoque is claimed to accelerate from 0-100 kmph in just 8.1 seconds with the top speed of 217 kmph. As far as dimensions are concerned, the SUV measures 4370 mm in length, 1900 mm in width and 1609 mm of height. It is equipped with the hill start to assist, water wading capability up to 500mm, 19-degree of approach angle and 31-degree of departure angles for the front and rear bumper respectively.
In terms of technology, The car is equipped with the 825W Meridian Surround Sound System includes 16 speakers and a dual channel subwoofer. Which is claimed to deliver crystal clear highs and rich, deep bass notes throughout the cabin. Further, Pro Services infotainment system is provided. It consists of a Wi-Fi hotspot and data connection, street-level imagery and online searches.