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2013 Range Rover revealed

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darkdrew

Original Poster:

32 posts

73 months

Monday 16th July 2012
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http://www.motorauthority.com/news/1077733_2013-la...

I have to admit, it looks nice though I wish the styling was a bit more radical still. Like the Evoque.

djt100

1,487 posts

97 months

Monday 16th July 2012
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The front looks to small to the rest of the glass house, looks like 2 cars welded together

Hellbound

2,316 posts

88 months

Wednesday 18th July 2012
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UPDATED - 14th August

It gets a new aluminum body as well as aluminum front and rear chassis structures. The Range Rover also gains is 4.7 inches of rear legroom, new off-roading software, and an updated air suspension system. In the weight department it loses around 300 - 400kg depending on spec (my guesstimate based on reports of circa 400kg and 700lbs from various sources).












Edited by Hellbound on Tuesday 14th August 23:00

Plotloss

67,279 posts

182 months

Wednesday 18th July 2012
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So much want.

Hellbound

2,316 posts

88 months

Thursday 19th July 2012
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Interior shots;










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David87

4,045 posts

124 months

Saturday 21st July 2012
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Oh yes. Very much want one, even though the interior electronics look exactly the same as the (much cheaper) Evoque.

cayman-black

5,463 posts

128 months

Tuesday 24th July 2012
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Might just be the best car in the world.

robm3

4,340 posts

139 months

Thursday 26th July 2012
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Hmmmm the current one was groundbreaking when released, with the designer quoting 30's speedboat inspirations. This one leaves me feeling a little flat. I think it looks bland at the front and generally all over.
The Evoque is radical so was hoping that creativity would flow on...

Opportunity missed I think.

PH lurker

1,301 posts

69 months

Thursday 26th July 2012
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I prefer the looks of the current one. (Interior and exterior.)

cardigankid

6,930 posts

124 months

Friday 27th July 2012
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It looks good, and I expect when we see it on the road it will look even better. These images make it look small. It won't be.

MK1 GIT

172 posts

66 months

Friday 27th July 2012
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I know it won't but it would be great if it did have that big red emergency stop button on the centre console.

NailedOn

3,078 posts

147 months

Monday 30th July 2012
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It will no doubt sell well in the Far East and the Gulf.
So I'll not be buying one.
I used to work for L/R and I wish Tata well. But they are fast becoming bling.

okie592

2,711 posts

79 months

Monday 30th July 2012
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this looks insain i love it, although i do love the pre facelift RR just for its pure slabness of pure Britishness

Hellbound

2,316 posts

88 months

Tuesday 31st July 2012
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NailedOn said:
It will no doubt sell well in the Far East and the Gulf.
So I'll not be buying one.
I used to work for L/R and I wish Tata well. But they are fast becoming bling.
They've always been ostentatious. A Rangey with big chrome wheels, custom leather and tints will always look bling. Pick one in a subtle colour with sensible wheels and they look rather stately. This is a debate we've settled before here on PH though.

The Toyota Landcruiser sells well in the far east and the gulf, I guess for that reason you won't be buying one of those either. rolleyes

cptsideways

12,103 posts

164 months

Tuesday 31st July 2012
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I saw one out on the road a couple of months back up near Coventry


If the dropbox linky works....


Raize

1,473 posts

91 months

Friday 3rd August 2012
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Fairly nice and understated IMO. Not as brash as the Evoque.

Ranger 6

5,223 posts

161 months

Saturday 4th August 2012
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http://www.scotcars.co.uk/news/2012/august/new-ran...


Testing in some fairly out of reach places

lbc

2,255 posts

129 months

Saturday 4th August 2012
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To me it looks not much different to a 1971 Range Rover.

Have JLR gone backwards?

4damski

18 posts

57 months

Friday 10th August 2012
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Looks good to me, definitely an improvement IMO

Hellbound

2,316 posts

88 months

Tuesday 14th August 2012
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UPDATED

I edited my post above with actual leaked images of the car along with some more here;







Edited by Hellbound on Tuesday 14th August 23:07