Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) India Ltd launched the 2 l, petrol variant of the Model Year 2019 Range Rover Sport in India today, at Rs 86.71 lakh. The new MY 2019 Range Rover Sport petrol variant is available in S, SE and HSE trims. It is powered by a 1,997 cc petrol engine with a twin-scroll turbocharger that delivers a power output of 296 hp, and 400 Nm of peak torque.
The Range Rover Sport is equipped with an eight-speed automatic transmission with gearshift paddles, with the transmission featuring a single-speed transfer box. The luxury SUV comes with electronic air suspension, electronic traction control, and electric power-assisted steering. Safety and security features include driver and passenger airbags, intrusion sensor, roll stability control, cornering brake control, dynamic stability control, adjustable speed limiter device, hill-launch assist and gradient acceleration control.
The Range Rover Sport is said to enable contemporary feel with features such as a sliding panoramic roof and powered tailgate. In addition, the 2019 model comes other features including three-zone climate control, parking assist and cabin air ionisation. It also has advanced features, such as the Touch Pro Duo infotainment system, 12.3-inch interactive driver display and full-colour head-up display.
Rohit Suri, President and Managing Director, JLR India, said the success of the Range Rover Sport has been integral in driving demand for the Land Rover portfolio in India. The Model Year 2019, 2 l petrol derivative should further increase the aspirational value of the flagship model at an attractive and exciting price, he added.