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The new generation of the Range Rover has been recently launched in Malaysia, where the model has been priced from RM949,888 for the cheapest version available.

After it was officially presented to the public during the 2012 Paris Motor Show, the new generation of the Range Rover is now tackling a new market, Malaysia. According to the British based automaker, the 2013 Range Rover is available with a choice of two engines in the Asian country, the SDV8 diesel, which costs RM949,888, and the V8 Supercharged petrol unit, which will set you back for RM1,089,888, on the road, without insurance. The 3.0 liter V6 diesel is unavailable at the time of the launch.

The 2013 Range Rover, in the SDV8 version, is using a 4.4 liter twin-turbo V8 diesel engine, which is good for 339 HP at 3,500 rpm and it has 700 Nm of torque available between 1,750 and 3,000 rpm. The model can sprint from 0 to 100 km/h in 6.9 seconds and it can reach a top speed of 218 km/h. Average fuel economy stands at 11.5 km / liter. The 5.0 liter supercharged V8 petrol is good for 510 HP at 6,000 rpm and 625 Nm of torque at 2,500 rpm. This can accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h in 5.4 seconds and it can reach a top speed of 225 km/h or 250 km/h with the 22-inch wheels.