The British manufacturer is going to introduce a completely new, coupe version of popular mid-size luxury crossover, as 2018 Range Rover Sport Coupe. While the standard Range Rover Sport is present for about 13 years and competes mostly with German competitors, British manufacturer will finally get a model for a class that is dominated by BMW X6. It will be a coupe version of popular crossover, and it will come with several design modifications. The new model will utilize the same platform, which will provide excellent performances and driving characteristics. The company promises a completely new interior design, different from a Range Rover Sport. The 2018 Sport Coupe went on streets already last year, and many reports suggest that the production model could come already this summer.
2018 Range Rover Sport Coupe design and features
The 2018 Range Rover Sport Coupe will be a completely new model from a famous British manufacturer. Although it will be heavily based on standard Range Rover Sport, it will come with several unique characteristics. It will feature a familiar front end, but the rear part of the vehicle will come with a different shape. It will feature a less sharp line. As we already mentioned, the 2018 Range Rover Sport Coupe will get a completely new interior design, according to the company. Although we expect to see familiar cabin, there could be some unique characteristics. New platform utilizes mostly aluminum, which will provide excellent performances. On the other side, 2018 Sport Coupe will be about four inches shorter that main competitors BMW X6 and Mercedes GLE Coupe. This could mean a lack of space, compared to the competition.
2018 Range Rover Sport Coupe engines
When it comes to powertrain, there are some big expectations from the 2018 Range Rover Sport Coupe. According to some sources, the company will introduce a completely new, inline-six 3.0-liter engine. This will be something completely new. This engine will power most of the company’s models, and various reports suggest that the new engine will come in several output variants, between 270 and 500 horses. With this extremely wide power range, it is hard to predict exact specs for the new coupe. Besides this new inline-six engine, we also expect to see some 4-cylinder engine in the offer.
2018 Range Rover Sport Coupe release date
The 2018 Range Rover Sport Coupe should come somewhere in the summer, according to the various reports. Main competitors will be models like BMW X6 and Mercedes GLE Coupe.