Soon the 2013 Land Rover Range Rover Sport will be released into the market. There are a lot of expectations as this particular model has been hinted serve as an addition to the previous supercharged limited editions as well as the GT limited edition of the same. The wheels are standard alloy cast sparkling silver that perfectly march with the colored standard brembo brake calipers. Judging from the luxurious interior designs, the exterior modifications coupled with other colored finishes including the sports badge as well as the embroidered sports relate logos;it is clearly evident that this car is a complete package that also includes extended rear roof spoilers, uniquely designed chrome exhaust, 20 inch alloy wheels.
2013 Land Rover Range Rover Sport is uniquely designed to perfectly suit enthusiastic drivers. Though it has been re-branded to a relatively smaller scale, most of the off-road functionalities have been further modified to making the car serve as a stepping platform that links up the usual formal with a high performance, street ready car that most shoppers look for in today modern automobile markets.
The 2013’s sport road performance is equally outstanding bearing in mind its weight and general size. The car also features additional off road capabilities to its rear and onto its body frame for additional comfort. This low scaled down Range Rover has that appealing modern look right from its front end all the way to its spare use and details. The cockpit is lavishly designed and neatly finished in leather wood and plastic featuring a lovely balance of material drawers as well as functional knobs and rockers all which collectively supplement the glow from the cars LCD touch screen, which is also an off road feature and instrumentally placed to aid the driver’s communication needs mainly because it features information on the settings and general control of the vehicle’s functions and features. The rear displays and gauge are also exceptionally easy to read.
The power for the 2013 comes from its 5.0 liter V-8; this is not in any way affected by the car’s super charging capabilities. Considered as a naturally aspirated version the 2013 Land Rover Range Rover Sport boosts of a 510 horse power and more than 460 pound feet of torque. It also has a brisk acceleration capability that sees its move from 0-60 mph in less than 7 seconds. The sport also features a brainy all wheel drive system coupled with a six speed automatic transmission. Full of standard equipments the 2013 sport has a detailed navigation system, audio system that includes an 11 speaker 380 watts of power, with upgrades ranging from the rear seat entertainment system, beverage cooler amongst other individualized interior decorations. Adaptable air suspension and surround view cameras also form part of the car’s interior.
Perfectly outfitted with additional accessories for some of the worst case scenarios, off-road performance of the 2013 sports features the adaptive dynamic system that is coupled with terrain response system readout. These are particularly useful and display real time status of the wheels and differentials. The instrument panel displays speed adjustment options for the driver. What’s more, this dynamic program is controlled by console knob that allows the driver to select the most suitable terrain setting for the car depending on the road surface.
In terms of safety, the 2013 Land Rover Range Rover Sport has advanced on the usual standard safety requirements and features curtain air bags, anti lock brakes, traction as well as advanced stability controls that include roll control, hill descent controls and even active headsets. There is also an adaptive cruise control that supplements the emergency braking system with the ability of pre scanning and detecting possible road collisions in advance for the driver to brake in time.
Though yet to be tested, the 2013 sport offers blind spotting monitors as well as rear vie cameras along side stability controls plus an all wheel drive. Meeting gas mileage expectations the 2013 Land Rover Range Rover Sport operates a fuel economy number of up to 13 – 18 miles per gallon in the city or on the highway respectively. This changes to a rating of approximately 12/17 mpg when the supercharger is turned on.