Land Rover has recently unveiled the 2014 Range Rover Evoque equipped with the brand new nine-speed automatic transmission.
The British based automaker’s latest creation is named the 2014 Range Rover Evoque and it’s equipped with the brand new nine-speed automatic transmission. This has been developed by the gearbox specialists at ZF and it will significantly reduce the fuel consumption on the one gasoline engine and two diesels on which it will be available.
According to the car manufacturer, the most economical version of the 2014 Range Rover Evoque will be the one equipped with a 2.2 liter diesel engine producing 148 HP (110 kW), in front-wheel drive version, which will burn an average of just 4.9 L / 100 km (57.6 mpg UK / 47.9 mpg US), while emitting 129 g/km of CO2 in a combined cycle.
Land Rover says that besides the new transmission, there is also an optional Active Driveline all-wheel drive on-demand system, which is allowing the model to turn into a front-wheel drive vehicle at speeds above 35 km/h (22 mph). The 2014 Range Rover Evoque will reach dealerships by the end of 2013. No pricing details have been announced yet.