The new generation of the Range Rover Sport has recently conquered the Rub’ al Khali desert in Saudi Arabia and the footage posted below is showing the SUV in action, on the sands.
“In the world’s largest sand desert, treacherous terrain, violent sandstorms and unforgiving temperatures make The Empty Quarter the toughest challenge yet for the #NewRangeRoverSport. Watch the full story unfold as the team battle the elements against a stunning backdrop to set a new driving record”, as the carmaker is saying.
The 2014 Range Rover has been officially unveiled back in March, 2013, during the New York Auto Show. The model in question is adopting the style of its smaller brother, the Evoque, and it stands at 4,851 mm in length, weighing 360 less than its previous version. As far as the engine lineup goes, there is a 3.0L V6 un two output versions, with 258 HP and 292 HP, diesel, along with a 3.0L petrol V6, with 340 HP, and a 5.0 liter V8, with 510 HP. The new Range Rover generation has been designed y Gerry McGovern and it has reached the production line this year.
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