The 2019 Range Rover SV Coupe, a nearly $300,000 SUV that Land Rover describes as the most exclusive Range Rover ever, debuted at the Geneva Motor Show. This trendy, elegant and collectible 2-door, 4-passenger SUV will be offered in the fourth quarter this year. U.S. rates starts at $295,000. Hand-built at the Special Vehicle Operations Technical Center in Warwickshire, United Kingdom, the SV Coupe will have a production run of just 999 systems sold globally.
With unmistakable historical looks, the SV Coupe is a modern-day take on the iconic Range Rover design that bowed in 1970. The new model features a floating roofing system design that enables a breathtaking glass greenhouse. The power-close doors are fitted with frameless glass. Exterior colors such as a Contour Graphic design in 4 duo-tones assist set off the uniquely developed grille and side vents.
Range Rover said all the aluminum exterior panels are brand-new other than for the hood and lower tailgate. A new grille showcases a Brunel Metallic rear mesh and Bright Chrome front mesh, surrounded by a Satin Indus Silver metal. The hood and tailgate script also are handcrafted. New to Range Rover is Liquesence, an optional liquid metal exterior paint finish. Consumers can pick among 8 exterior paint colors for the SV Coupe, four which are new to Range Rover.
For efficiency and looks, ride height on the SV Coupe is 0.31 inches lower than the basic Range Rover. And with air suspension, the ride height automatically decreases an extra 0.6 inches at speeds of 65 miles per hour, boosting stability and aerodynamics. 4 alloy wheel alternatives are offered, varying from 21- to 23-inches, the latter being the largest used by Range Rover for the very first time.
The ultra-premium and crafted look is evident in the interior, where buyers will have numerous choices to personalize the SV Coupe. For instance, there are 4 front-to-back, light-to-dark, contrasting interior colors offered or purchasers can choose from single tone schemes. The options are complemented by one of three wood veneers, consisting of a new Nautica veneer that merges walnut and sycamore, on the guiding wheel rim and center console. A 10-inch infotainment screen, 10-inch control panel, 12-inch interactive motorist display screen and Head Up display assist the chauffeur browse.
The SV Coupe’s semi-aniline front leather seats feature a special diamond quilt style and are heated and cooled with 20-way power modification. The rear seats feature 10-way adjustable positions. Clients likewise can go with among seven design packs that feature exterior paint, bespoke badges and interior materials selected by Jaguar Land Rover designers.
Powered by a 5.0-liter supercharged V8 engine, the SV Coupe is the fastest full-size Range Rover. With 557 horse power and 516 lb-ft of torque, the SV Coupe speeds up from 0 to 60 miles per hour in 5 seconds flat. Its top speed is 165 mph. An 8-speed automated transmission is mated to the engine and features a rotary selector and paddle-shifters. The SV Coupe has full-time 4-wheel drive feature a two-speed transfer case and Active Locking Rear Differential assistance the high-end SUV coupe carry out on different road surfaces, surface and weather.