On this week's Autoblog Podcast, Editor-in-Chief Greg Migliore is joined by Green Editor John Beltz Snyder and Consumer Editor Jeremy Korzeniewski. We talk about the possible rebirth of the Dodge Viper and Jaguar XK, as well as the recent goings-on at Tesla. Then we share some of our experiences driving in Europe. We also discuss the cars we've been driving, and help spend another listener's hard-earned dough in this week's "Spend My Money" segment.
Range Rover Velar
So, there's this thing called the 2018 Land Rover Range Rover. But really, that's just what it's called in the realm of automotive websites that need a proper Year, Make and Model to make the 1's and 0's make sense of it. If you know someone who refers to it as a "Land Rover Range Rover," let us know, we'll send them a scone. Really, what we're talking about is the 2018 Range Rover, the literal range-topping model and an ancestor to the SUV that started the whole luxury off-roader craze in the f
Range Rover will unveil a Velar SVR later this year to compete with the BMW X6 M, producing around 542 hp and 502 lb-ft.
Most owners will never take this off-roading.
There's a whole lot of newness to Velar's look and feel.
Six-figure eye candy and fashion brand deals. It's all about the marketing.
The company will increase the variations it offers.
In the US, it'll feature a choice of two Ingenium four-cylinders or the supercharged gas V6.
It will sit between the Range Rover Sport and Evoque.