Today Land Rover Range Rover â€“ is a popular off-road vehicle. A car is so popular because of British mark. A work on a first prototype of Range Rover, which is known under the name â€œ100-inch wagonâ€, began in the 1966. A debut of the serial version took place in the 1970. This car was exhibited in the Louvre, as an outstanding model of the modern technical design. After this, Range Rover must become a symbol of prestige and luxury. Because of it, since 1977 to the standard equipment must be included leather covering, and since 1979 â€“ air conditioner. Range Rover 2010 was showed at the automobile show in New York. Designers had managed to improve an appearance of the car, but at the same time they did not change general stylistic.
To the improvement of the design include: completed exterior, which differs in narrower headlights with light-emitting diode sections, bigger radiator grill, another signs of turns, a new bumper, decorative gills in front wings and new wheel disks. Fog-lights have been removed from the bumper on the lower air inlet. Range Rover still is one of the most luxury four-wheel drive vehicles in the world. Looking at this car, we can see aristocratism and nobility.
It is the first off-road vehicle, in which revolutionary technology of solid aluminium body is used (which is more lightweight than steel body of the previous model), and it helps to reduce an overall weight of the car by 420 kg. And at the same time external dimension became larger. Additions are not very big, but generation 2013 is 33 mm longer and 27 mm wider and 20 mm lower. A distance between axles is bigger (by 176 mm), this addition was made to increase a living space for the second-row passengers. As a result, a dimension of Range Rover 4 2013 (L405) is: length â€“ 4999 mm, car height â€“ 1835 mm, width â€“ 1983, wheel base â€“ 2922, clearance because of the regulating suspension (5 levels) can changes from 228 mm till fantastic 303 mm. The car is large, but the coefficient of the resistance to the air flow is 0.34.
All engines unitize in pair with a choiceless 8-speed automatic gearbox ZF, and acceleration can be from 0 till 100 km in 7.9 seconds.
A maximum speed of the off-road vehicle is 209, 217 and 225 km/h accordingly. And an average discharge of fuel of the Range Rover 4 2013 in impure cycle is 7.5 litres per 100 km. These are data for the diesel-based car. Eight-cylinder diesel under the same circumstances uses 8.7 litres, and an appetite of the petrol engine is 13.8 litres per 100 km.