Although the 2012 Range Rover Evoque was designed to attractive younger customers, it isn’t exactly what you would call an affordable crossover. Land Rover has just announced pricing for the 2012 Evoque, which will have a starting price tag of $43,995 (not including destination charges).
At a steep starting price tag, the all-new 2012 Range Rover Evoque isn’t your typical, large-size SUV. It is to be the smallest and most fuel-efficient crossover ever came out of the Land Rover.
The 2012 Range Rover Evoque is constructed of lightweight materials, which is ranging from Boron steel in the chassis to composite fenders. A magnesium cross-beam, aluminum roof, hood and suspension components are all part the weight reduction design that comes into the Evoque. Additionally, Land Rover uses recycled plastic material to the interior parts. The net weight result is a curb weight of 3,680 pounds, which lighter than most sedans and sports cars in the market.
With the new efficiency technologies, lightweight materials, and environmentally conscious design, the 2012 Range Rover Evoque is able to achieve an astonishing 19 miles per gallon in the city and 28 mpg on the highway for a crossover.
The 2012 Range Rover Evoque will be sold in 160 countries worldwide with North American market to be delivered by the fourth quarter of 2011.