2020 Range Rover Sport Refresh; New Diesel Engine & Equipment
The range of Land Rover SUV, 2020 Range Rover Sport is updated with the incorporation of the Diesel 3.0 SDV6 engine of 249 HP and various equipment improvements at the safety level.
Land Rover continues immersed in the renovation of its SUV-type models. If in past weeks we informed you about the new generation of the Range Rover Evoque and the updated Range Rover Discovery, now the one that takes center stage is the Range Rover Sport, whose range 2019 has the following changes.
2020 Range Rover Sport Specs
At the mechanical level, the main novelty of the Range Rover Sport 2020 is found in the incorporation of the twin-turbo Diesel 3.0 SDV6 engine of 249 hp, which replaces the previous 2.0 SD4 four-cylinder in-line engine in Europe. The new engine is already adapted to meet the new anti-pollution requirements, as well as being 9 HP more powerful and offer 100 Nm more torque than the mechanics it replaces. As for performance data, the British firm announces for this 3.0 SDV6 engine an acceleration from 0 to 100 km / h in 7.9 seconds (0.8 seconds faster than 2.0 SD4).
In the range of this luxury sports SUV, especially interesting is the plug-in hybrid version P400e (PHEV), launched in 2018 and with a range in the purely electric mode of about 50 km. In this variant of the Range Rover takes center stage a petrol engine of 2.0 liters of 300 HP and an electric motor of 116 HP. The total power of the hybrid set is 404 horses.
Regarding the rest of the Engine of Range Rover Sport, the British firm does not indicate any further data and it is expected to maintain the already known propulsion alternatives. Thus, in its commercial offer you can also choose the petrol versions 2.0 si4 of 300 hp, V6 S / C of 340 hp, 5.0 V8 S/C of 525 hp and 5.0 V8 S / C SVR of 575 hp; For its part, in Diesel the available alternatives are a 3.0 TDV6 of 258 HP, a 3.0 SDV6 of 306 HP and a 4.4 V8 SDV8 of 340 HP.
safety Feature; Stil The Best
The wide range of safety elements and driving assistance of the 2020 Range Rover Sport includes an optimized and improved adaptive cruise control with constant speed adjustment and with Stop and Go function. This system allows the vehicle to maintain a set distance with respect to the car in front of it and to follow it until it stops and separates if it is stopped for less than three seconds.
This intelligent adaptive cruise control system also adds the Steering Assist function, a device that helps keep the vehicle centered in its lane by applying moderate interventions in the direction when one of the wheels touches one of the asphalt road lines.
On the other hand, the high-speed emergency braking system is also available, a device that reduces the risk of collision or, in the event that it finally fails to completely stop the vehicle, minimizes the damage or the severity of the injuries. the occupants after the accident by significantly reducing the impact speed.