British luxury SUV maker Land Rover is going to launch the new SUV in its Range Rover lineup, the Velar at November in India. This model first introduced in 2017 Geneva Motor show. The new SUV will be placed in between the Evoque and the Range Rover Sport.
The Velar is set to be positioned as the bigger sibling of the Evoque which is currently the most stylish premium crossover in the market. The former, then, will offer more of the same albeit in a more luxurious package. This model will compete against the Audi Q7, Volvo XC90 and the Mercedes-Benz GLS.
The Velar is being offered with six engine options from both petrol and diesel. However, all of them are coupled to a ZF eight-speed automatic gearbox which sends power to all four wheels through Land Rover's Terrain Response system. The engines which are likely to be offered in the Indian-spec SUV are the, 2.0-litre Ingenium diesel and the 3.0-litre V6 diesel engine.