The presentation of the novelty Range Rover Velar, which will take place in the model range of the manufacturer between the Range Rover Evog and Land Rover Discovery Sports, is timed to the annual Geneva Motor Show.
The first show of the car took place on March 1, 2017. The premiere was really long-awaited for the fans of the brand, Velar is able to make a worthy competition with the legendary BMW X4 and Porsche Macan.
The body of the new SUV turned out very attractive, stylish and even refined. The exterior of Velar is made with observance of the family traditions of the brand and application of modern technologies. The front part of the Range Rover Velar 2017-2018 is characterized by a grille of the original shape, LED matrix headlights complemented by daytime running lights of a bizarre shape, a massive bumper.
The body silhouette shows huge arches capable of accommodating 22-inch wheels offered as an option, a sharp tilt of the windshield, stylish sliding door handles with LED backlighting. The rear of the body is equipped with side lights with 3D graphics, a large bumper and trapezoidal exhaust pipes.
Velar became the best auto of the brand in aerodynamics, the drag coefficient of the new body is 0.32 Cx.
The interior design of the novelty is very laconic, while it has a high level of comfort and technical equipment. The interior is almost completely devoid of familiar controls and physical buttons, all car systems are controlled by means of touch panels.
The multifunctional steering wheel is equipped with touchpads for controlling the audio system and cruise control.
The dashboard (in rich packages) has a touch screen with a diagonal of more than 12 inches.
10-inch display capable of changing the angle is located at the top of the center console – to manage the multimedia system.
Touch panel for adjusting the climate system.
There are 10 different color options for the backlight of the interior.
Seats of the first row have an anatomical shape of the back with side and lumbar support, they are equipped with heating, massage and ventilation functions, electrically adjustable in all positions. The rear sofa is not less comfortable, it also has a heating function.
The Range Rover Velar is equipped with the state-of-the-art technology. Comfort while driving provides such options as:
- Premium stereo system with 17 or 23 speakers;
- Four-zone climate control;
- Leather upholstery of seats;
- Electric seat positioning, powered windows, exterior mirrors and tailgate;
- Connectors for charging mobile devices in the first and second row of seats.
Security is provided by:
- Traffic control system along the lane and reading of traffic signs;
- Round-trip camera;
- Adaptive cruise control with the possibility of emergency braking;
- Parking assistant and many other systems.
The car will be available in the US, Europe and China this summer. Its price will be 49.9-89.3 thousand dollars for the US and 56.4-108.7 thousand Euros for the countries of Europe.