Range Rover to Release Hybrid Version of the Sport

Range Rover Sport

In brief: Land Rover has announced a 2012 release target for their Sport Hybrid model SUV.

Vehicle in the news

Make/Model: Sport Hybrid
Manufacturer: Land Rover / Jaguar

The word

Range Rover Sport

Land Rover and Jaguar have been working together to field hybrid vehicles and the new Range Rover Sport Hybrid is set for release in 2012.

The hybrid will use the 3.0L V6 engine that are in the Sport editions now, but with a 25kW motor and drive train added to reduce emissions.

The vehicle will be a plug-in hybrid (PHEV) with a 20 mile all-electric range. It will be similar to the ERAD system showcased this year in the Freelander hybrid prototype.

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Photo credits: Land Rover USA

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