Range Rover Velar D240 HSE

Range Rover Velar.

Velar, as I’m sure you’ve read many times in the past, was the name used for development versions of the original Range Rover before it was made available to the public in 1970. Future historians will note that the first car to be sold as a Velar 47 years later is not, despite appearances, based on a Land Rover platform but on the aluminium one previously seen in the Jaguar XE and XF and, more recently, Jaguar’s first SUV, the F-Pace. It’s possible to read too much into this. Jaguar…

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Range Rover Evoque Convertible 2.0 TD4 HSE Dynamic Automatic

Range Rover Evoque Convertible with Phoenix Orange paintwork and black wheels.

While I don’t dismiss the effort involved in getting it into production, from a sales and marketing point of view the Evoque Convertible must be the motor industry equivalent of shooting fish in a barrel. People love SUVs, to the extent that manufacturers from Dacia to Bentley feel they can’t do without one in their respective line-ups. People also love Range Rover because it started as an iconic brand and has not dropped from that position in the 46 years since. The Evoque is hugely popular, partly because it has…

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