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2018 Range Rover, Range Rover Sport India launch Highlights: Expected price, engine specs, images, features

2018 Range Rover and Range Rover Sport facelift have landed on Indian soil and these are the highlights straight from the launch event that we covered LIVE. Price of the new British luxury SUVs start at Rs 99.48 lakh (ex-showroom, India).

By: | Updated: June 28, 2018 3:52:23 pm

The new 2018 Range Rover and Range Rover Sport facelift have been launched in India. While the MY18 Range Rover Sport has been launched at a price of Rs 99.48 lakh, the 2018 Range Rover is now up for sale for Rs 1.74 crore. Prices mentioned here are ex-showroom, India. The prime visual highlight of the new Range Rovers is their design connect with the Velar which is a good thing as customers will now get more upmarket and premium looks on the new facelift models. Thankfully, the updates are not limited to the exteriors and the cabin has received some new elements too. Powering the new Range Rover and Range Rover Sport are four engine options out of which two are petrol and two run on diesel. The company has also introduced a Range Rover mobile application with the help of which a customer can start and stop his or her car, set cabin temperature and even track his vehicle in case of any theft. The new Range Rover and Range Rover Sport will lock horns against the likes of Porsche Cayenne, Audi Q7 and Mercedes GLS in the segment. These are the launch highlights from the launch event.

Also Read: 2018 Range Rover/Sport facelift India launch today: Go anywhere capability with more luxury, style

Live Blog

Here are the launch highlights from 2018 Range Rover, Range Rover Sport facelift launch

Highlights

  • 15:34 (IST)

    Range Rover mobile application

    The new Range Rover mobile app enables the customer to lock, unlock, start engine, set cabin temperature and even track the stolen vehicle from a smartphone.

  • 15:21 (IST)

    2018 Range Rover, Range Rover Facelift Price in India

    The new Range Rover and Range Rover Sport facelift prices in India have been announced. While the new Range Rover Sport has been launched at a price of Rs 99.48 lakh, the 2018 Range Rover can be yours for Rs  1.74 crore. Prices mentioned here are ex-showroom, India. 

  • 15:18 (IST)

    2018 Range Rover, Range Rover Sport lands in India

    The new Range Rover and Range Rover Sport have been launched in India. Here you can see the luxury SUV in flesh and we must say, it looks absolutely stunning. Prices for the new models have also been revealed and we are disclosing figures in the next update.

  • 14:20 (IST)

    Choice of three headlamps on MY18 Range Rover

    With the new 2018 Range Rover facelift, the customers can choose between three headlamp options. These are matrix LED, pixel LED and pixel laser LED headlights. As one would typically expect, these offer more brightness and range than the conventional units. More details expected soon, so stay tuned with us!

  • 14:11 (IST)

    2018 Range Rover arrives in four engine options

    The new 2018 Range Rovers are being offered in a total of four engine options out of which two are petrol and two are diesel. While the petrol engines churn out power outputs of 335 bhp and 517 bhp, the diesel engine options are good for churning out 254 bhp and 335 bhp. 

  • 11:48 (IST)

    Interiors on 2018 Range Rovers are feature rich

    Apart from the new Touch Pro duo infotainment system, the cabin of the new MY18 Range Rover models gets as many as 17 connecting points that help in multimedia and charging. Not only this, the cabin also get 4G Wi-Fi connectivity with an option of connecting up to 8 devices. Interestingly, that is more than the number of people the car can seat.

  • 11:03 (IST)

    Welcome to 2018 Range Rover, Range Rover Sport LIVE blog

    Hello folks! The new Range Rover and Range Rover Sport 2018 models will be launched in India in a few hours from now. Stay tuned with us as we will bring you LIVE updates straight from the event that will get underway soon. Keep refreshing this page if you do not want to miss any action.

15:35 (IST)28 Jun 2018
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That's all folks from our side. Stay tuned with us for more such LIVE coverages straight from automotive media launch events. We shall be coming up soon with another LIVE blog. Till then, good bye and drive safe.

15:34 (IST)28 Jun 2018
Range Rover mobile application

The new Range Rover mobile app enables the customer to lock, unlock, start engine, set cabin temperature and even track the stolen vehicle from a smartphone.

15:23 (IST)28 Jun 2018
More from the launch event

While the white beauty that we shared earlier is the Range Rover Sport, the one you see below is the new Range Rover. Look at the new models and these will remind you of the Range Rover Velar. What do you think about the design? Do let us know in the comments section below.

15:21 (IST)28 Jun 2018
2018 Range Rover, Range Rover Facelift Price in India

The new Range Rover and Range Rover Sport facelift prices in India have been announced. While the new Range Rover Sport has been launched at a price of Rs 99.48 lakh, the 2018 Range Rover can be yours for Rs  1.74 crore. Prices mentioned here are ex-showroom, India. 

15:18 (IST)28 Jun 2018
2018 Range Rover, Range Rover Sport lands in India

The new Range Rover and Range Rover Sport have been launched in India. Here you can see the luxury SUV in flesh and we must say, it looks absolutely stunning. Prices for the new models have also been revealed and we are disclosing figures in the next update.

15:07 (IST)28 Jun 2018
LED headlamps on MY18 Range Rovers

The headlamps on the new Range Rover headlamps are made up of 144 units. These can shut up to 4 zones as they provide max illumination on high beam and the good part is that these light up the road ahead without blinding the oncoming drivers.

14:59 (IST)28 Jun 2018
New Range Rovers perfect for Mumbai Rains

The new Range Rovers have a wading depth of 900mm and that is quite impressive. That means if you reside in Mumbai, you will not have to worry about waterlogging and rains as the SUV will progress ahead no matter what!

14:55 (IST)28 Jun 2018
Quick Recap

For those who have just joined our LIVE blog, let us tell you that the new 2018 Range Rovers will be launched in a few minutes from now. The launch event is about to get underway and our team is already at the event. Stay tuned! 

14:43 (IST)28 Jun 2018
Other notable features

The new Range Rover and Range Rover Sport get some premium features like panoramic sunroof with gesture sunblind that open and closes with the occupant's hand movement. The new models also get adaptive cruise control with queue assist and four-zone climate control.

14:32 (IST)28 Jun 2018
Uber premium interiors on new Range Rovers

The new MY18 Range Rover, Range Rover Sport get some premium treatment when it comes to the cabin.  The seats are wrapped in semi-aniline leather and these have been cushioned deeply wit soft foam interlayers. The new models come with 60:40 bench seating as standard. With the long wheelbase, you can enjoy an additional legroom of 186mm on the rear.

14:20 (IST)28 Jun 2018
Choice of three headlamps on MY18 Range Rover

With the new 2018 Range Rover facelift, the customers can choose between three headlamp options. These are matrix LED, pixel LED and pixel laser LED headlights. As one would typically expect, these offer more brightness and range than the conventional units. More details expected soon, so stay tuned with us!

14:14 (IST)28 Jun 2018
Visual updates on MY18 Range Rover, Range Rover Sport

The new 2018 models are given multiple cosmetic updates in order to look better than before. The new models take inspiration from the Velar and the front end get anew grille, new clamshell bonnet and fender vents.

14:11 (IST)28 Jun 2018
2018 Range Rover arrives in four engine options

The new 2018 Range Rovers are being offered in a total of four engine options out of which two are petrol and two are diesel. While the petrol engines churn out power outputs of 335 bhp and 517 bhp, the diesel engine options are good for churning out 254 bhp and 335 bhp. 

14:03 (IST)28 Jun 2018
2018 Range Rovers are more off-road capable

The new Range Rovers get features like electronic air suspension, terrain response 2 system, twin speed transfer box with electronic center differential and adaptive dynamics. This makes the new models more off-road capable and maintain a perfect balance between luxury and going dirty while off-roading.

13:55 (IST)28 Jun 2018
MY18 Range Rover Design

If you are fond of the styling of Range Rover Velar, there are fat chances are that you will surely love the 2018 Range Rover and Range Rover Sport. The reason being, the new MY18 models are inspired from Velar with a front end that looks similar. The rear end also gets some revisions. For starters, the new Range Rovers look more upmarket and premium than before.

13:39 (IST)28 Jun 2018
2018 Range Rover and Range Rover Sport features

The new Range Rover and Range Rover Sport will get some premium features that will make you feel like on top of the world. For instance, the new models get executive class type rear seats that will make you feel like you are sitting in an aircraft. Moreover, you also get 4G Wi-Fi connectivity that supports up to eight devices.

13:20 (IST)28 Jun 2018
Other visual changes

Apart from the Velar looking front end and the similar fascia, the new 2018 Range Rover and Range Rover Sport get revised LED inserts in the tail lamp that indeed look more stylish than before. The front grille is now painted in glossy black paint and these changes combine together to make the new Range Rovers better looking than before.

13:11 (IST)28 Jun 2018
MY18 Range Rover price announcement soon

The new Range Rover and Range Rover Sport facelift will be launched at a slightly higher price than the standard models, all thanks to the new design and more features. The price announcement of the new Range Rovers will take place very soon. Our team has reached the launch venue, so stay tuned with us!

13:03 (IST)28 Jun 2018
Quick Recap

For those who have just joined in, the new Range Rover and Range Rover Sport will be launched in India in a few minutes from now. The two models will get power from three engine options that offer impressive performance figures. Price announcement soon, so stay tuned with us!

12:50 (IST)28 Jun 2018
Engine specifications of MY18 Range Rover, Range Rover sport

The 3.0-litre V6 diesel engine is good for churning out a maximum power output of 255 bhp along with a peak torque of 600 Nm. The more powerful 4.4-litre V8 engine sheds out 335 bhp and 740 Nm and lastly, the 5.0-litre supercharged V8 is the most powerful of the lot with 517 bhp and 625 Nm on tap.

12:46 (IST)28 Jun 2018
Three engine options for 2018 Range Rover and Range Rover Sport

The MY18 Range Rover line up will get power from three engine options. There are two diesel engines along with one petrol engine. The three motors churn out impressive power and torque outputs that make the vehicle stand high on performance as well instead of just luxury.

12:38 (IST)28 Jun 2018
Gearbox on the new Range Rovers

All engine options on the new MY18 Range Rover and Range Rover Sport come mated to an eight-speed automatic transmission. This gearbox comes as standard on the new Range Rovers.

12:20 (IST)28 Jun 2018
Executive class rear seating option on the new Range Rovers

The new MY18 Range Rover also get an option of executive class rear seat option that will give you a feeling of no less than an aircraft. These seats are being offered with a deployable center console, gesture control sunblind, heated seats with massage function and a lot more. 

12:10 (IST)28 Jun 2018
Engine options on new Range Rovers

The MY18 Range Rover and Range Rover Sport will most likely get power from two engine options. While the 3.0-litre V6 engine is good for churning out a maximum power output of 255 bhp, the 5.0-litre supercharged V8 petrol engine sheds out 517 horses. That said, the new Range Rovers will be one of the most performance oriented luxury SUVs that you can buy in India.

11:57 (IST)28 Jun 2018
Range Rover 2018 Competition

The new 2018 Range Rover and Range Rover Sport will challenge the likes of the Audi Q7 and the Mercedes GLC. The competition will also come from the Porsche Cayenne in the high-end luxury space. Expect the prices of the facelifts to be slightly higher than the outgoing models. More details out soon so stay tuned with us!

11:48 (IST)28 Jun 2018
Interiors on 2018 Range Rovers are feature rich

Apart from the new Touch Pro duo infotainment system, the cabin of the new MY18 Range Rover models gets as many as 17 connecting points that help in multimedia and charging. Not only this, the cabin also get 4G Wi-Fi connectivity with an option of connecting up to 8 devices. Interestingly, that is more than the number of people the car can seat.

11:39 (IST)28 Jun 2018
Interiors are revised too

It is not just the exteriors where the updates are limited to. The MY18 Range Rover and Range Rover Sport get new bits in the cabin as well. The new models get a Touch Pro Duo infotainment system. Apart from that, there are two 10-inch large screens and the good thing is that one of them can be adjusted according to the convenience of the driver.

11:30 (IST)28 Jun 2018
Front styling

As already mentioned, the front end of the new 2018 Range Rover and Range Rover  Sport looks similar to that of the Velar. The grille design is new and the pixel laser LED headlamps not only look absolutely stunning and these also offer better illumination than the conventional headlamps. 

11:11 (IST)28 Jun 2018
Inspired from the Range Rover Velar

If you love the styling of the Range Rover Velar, healthy chances are that you will love the 2018 Range Rover and Range Rover Sport as well. The prime reason being, the new MY18 models draw inspiration from the Velar with the similar looking front end. The rear also sees some revisions and for starters, the new models will look more upmarket and premium than before.

11:03 (IST)28 Jun 2018
Welcome to 2018 Range Rover, Range Rover Sport LIVE blog

Hello folks! The new Range Rover and Range Rover Sport 2018 models will be launched in India in a few hours from now. Stay tuned with us as we will bring you LIVE updates straight from the event that will get underway soon. Keep refreshing this page if you do not want to miss any action.

The new 2018 Range Rover and Range Rover Sport have arrived in India finally and the prices have been announced. The good thing about the facelift models is that these look similar to the Velar and hence, one gets more premium and upmarket looks. The new Range Rovers offer loads of interesting features inside the cabin along with four powerful engine options.

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