The SUV comes with a five-litre supercharged V8 petrol engine that delivers a power of 423 kW and torque of 700 Nm and is capable of accelerating from 0-100 kmph in 4.5 seconds, the company said in a release.
Rohit Suri, president and managing director, JLR India, said, “Range Rover SVR redefines and further elevates performance and luxury by leveraging the best of bespoke British design and engineering. I am sure that Range Rover Sport SUV enthusiasts and fans will simply love this latest offering combining formidable British engineering craftsmanship with high-end and refined luxury.”
Coupled with bespoke enhancements to the chassis, SVR delivers more dynamic handling without compromising traditional Range Rover comfort or all-terrain capability. The design of the vehicle ensures a controlled pitch under heavy acceleration and braking, and the damping hardware is tuned to provide exceptional turn-in, mid-corner grip and body control, the release said.
Designed, engineered and developed by JLR’s Special Vehicle Operations, the luxury performance SUV is hand-finished in Coventry, UK, JLR added.
The Land Rover range in India includes the Range Rover Evoque, starting at INR 59.04 lakh; Discovery Sport, starting at INR 65.30 lakh; Defender 110, starting at INR 83.38 lakh; Range Rover Sport, starting at INR 91.27 lakh; and Range Rover, starting at INR 2.10 crore.
JLR sells its cars from 24 dealerships across the country.
News source- Economic Times