The 2019 Range Rover SV Coupe, an almost $300,000 SUV that Land Rover describes as the most special Range Rover ever, debuted at the Geneva Motor Show. This trendy, elegant and collectible 2-door, 4-passenger SUV will be offered in the fourth quarter this year. U.S. pricing begins at $295,000. Hand-built at the Special Vehicle Operations Technical Center in Warwickshire, United Kingdom, the SV Coupe will have a production run of only 999 systems sold internationally.
With apparent historical appearances, the SV Coupe is a modern take on the iconic Range Rover style that bowed in 1970. The new model features a floating roofing style that allows for a breathtaking glass greenhouse. The power-close doors are fitted with frameless glass. Exterior colors such as a Contour Graphic style in 4 duo-tones help set off the uniquely created grille and side vents.
Range Rover said all the aluminum exterior panels are new other than for the hood and lower tailgate. A new grille showcases a Brunel Metallic rear mesh and Bright Chrome front mesh, surrounded by a Satin Indus Silver metal. The hood and tailgate script likewise are handcrafted. New to Range Rover is Liquesence, an optional liquid metal exterior paint surface. Clients can select one of eight exterior paint colors for the SV Coupe, 4 which are brand-new to Range Rover.
For performance and looks, flight height on the SV Coupe is 0.31 inches lower than the basic Range Rover. And with air suspension, the trip height instantly lowers an additional 0.6 inches at speeds of 65 mph, improving stability and aerodynamics. Four alloy wheel options are offered, ranging from 21- to 23-inches, the latter being the biggest used by Range Rover for the very first time.
The ultra-premium and crafted feel and look is evident in the interior, where buyers will have lots of options to tailor the SV Coupe. For instance, there are 4 front-to-back, light-to-dark, contrasting interior colors available or purchasers can pick from single tone schemes. The choices are matched by one of 3 wood veneers, including a new Nautica veneer that fuses walnut and sycamore, on the steering wheel rim and center console. A 10-inch infotainment screen, 10-inch control panel, 12-inch interactive motorist screen and Head Up display screen help the motorist browse.
The SV Coupe’s semi-aniline front leather seats feature a special diamond quilt design and are heated and cooled with 20-way power modification. The rear seats feature 10-way adjustable positions. Customers likewise can select one of 7 design loads that feature exterior paint, bespoke badges and interior materials picked by Jaguar Land Rover designers.
Powered by a 5.0-liter supercharged V8 engine, the SV Coupe is the fastest full-size Range Rover. With 557 horsepower and 516 lb-ft of torque, the SV Coupe speeds up from 0 to 60 miles per hour in 5 seconds flat. Its top speed is 165 mph. An 8-speed automatic transmission is mated to the engine and features a rotary selector and paddle-shifters. The SV Coupe has full-time 4-wheel drive feature a two-speed transfer case and Active Locking Rear Differential aid the high-end SUV coupe perform on numerous roadway surface areas, terrain and weather condition.