Land Rover Range Rover Sport Experts

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Land Rover Range Rover Sport Model Overview

Land Rover Range Rover Sport Questions

ckLdoors
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Double Traffic Gators

Hi when i shutdown my range rover sport and remove my leg from the break pedal, the pointers keep going on and off, until i remove the battery head before it would stop. please kindly assist with sol...

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Ranco18972
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Has Anyone Experienced High Pitch Noise On An Rr-sport Hse With An A.c.e. P...

Hi, I drive an 07 RR-Sport HSE with A.C.E. system. Since I had it, I clearly hear a high pitch noise once the engine accelerates. Took it to dealership(s) multiple times and their answer was "it is no...

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EAC1
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Brake Life Expectancy

INTERESTED IN WHAT I CAN EXPECT

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havemercy
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Monthly Payments

I received Tom Demyan response to my question however, he did not answer the question. For an example: You have a 2009 Range Rover w/53,620 miles for $29.995, monthly payments $435. My question is: ...

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Kimberly Diggs
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Want To Purchase A Range Rover Possibly

Is the maintenance a major issue on 2009 or 2010 range rover sport

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About the Land Rover Range Rover Sport

The Range Rover Sport is a new type of vehicle from Land Rover.  While it is still a very capable and highly evolved 4x4, the Sport is the first Land Rover ever to focus on on-road performance.  While it wears the Range Rover badge, and styling is certainly reminiscent of earlier Range Rover models, the Sport is actually build upon the LR3 platform, which it shares with the Ford Explorer.

The Sport evolved from a 2004 concept vehicle labeled the Range Stormer.  This three-door, low-riding concept SUV was mostly scrubbed, but the eventual product still bared some resemblance to the original concept. Land Rover decided that the Range Rover nameplate provided a better foundation for this new vehicle, so they redesigned the vehicle with five doors and more familiar styling.

There have been two variations of the Range Rover Sport, and both are currently in production.  The lower priced model is called the HSE.  This Sport is powered by a 4.4 liter V-8 which generates 300 horsepower and 310 pound-feet of torque.  The Supercharged Sport houses a smaller, but more refined 4.2 liter supercharged V-8, which produces 390 horsepower and 410 pound-feet of torque.  Both models use a six speed automatic transmission, which intelligently adapts to varied driving conditions.

Both models are similarly equipped.  Standard features include folding rear seats, leather seating, dual-zone climate control, a 14 speaker Harmon-Kardon sound system with and in-dash CD changer, adaptive headlights, a satellite navigation system, and a center console cooler.  A rear seat DVD entertainment system is optional on the HSE and standard on the Supercharged.  The more expensive Supercharged Sport also gets 20-inch wheels and Land Rover's Dynamic Response suspension system.