Range Rover Evoque in the Sicilian moodEdward Green ▼ | Saturday January 12, 2013 5:01PM ET
The Range Rover Evoque os Land Rover's most desirable model, sold in excess of 100,000 vehicles in its first full year with sales continuing to show rapid growth worldwide. The new Sicilian Yellow Limited Edition offers customers highly desirable styling features which will build on the Evoque's success and reinforce its global appeal. Available in coupé and 5-door, you can choose from two exterior colour schemes, each one unique to the Limited Edition model and based on a new Black Design Pack.
Choices include a Sicilian Yellow exterior body finish with a Santorini Black contrast roof, or a Santorini Black exterior body finish with a Sicilian Yellow contrast roof and door mirrors. Unique interior finishes include yellow contrast stitching on seats, central storage area, door trims and fascia mid-section, plus an anodised yellow horizontal finisher. This limited edition model debuts the Black Design Pack which will be available independently of the Limited Edition from April 2013.
The Black Design Pack will be available exclusively on Dynamic models and includes rear sport spoiler, darkened front headlights and fog lamps, black Range Rover lettering, clear rear lamps, 20-inch Gloss Black forged wheels, Santorini Black painted bumper sections and dark exhaust finishers.
The Range Rover Evoque is powered by a choice of engines. Land Rover's powerful, efficient and lightweight 2.2 litre diesel engine, in both TD4 150PS and SD4 190PS guise, combined with either a 6-speed manual or 6-speed automatic gearbox and four-wheel drive. The two-wheel drive eD4 is powered by the 150PS TD4 version of the engine combined with a six-speed manual gearbox and produces just 129g/km CO2.
The lightweight Land Rover Si4 petrol engine delivers 240PS and is combined with a 6-speed automatic and four-wheel drive. ■