Range Rover Velar 2.0 D240 R-Dynamic 5dr Auto Review

Category: Luxury SUV

Section: Version review

Fuel type:
diesel
Gearbox:
auto
Doors:
5 doors
Available colours:
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RRP £51,095What Car? Target Price£48,234
Review

The Velar is a stylish, refined and seriously appealing Coupe SUV. It’s best to stick to the cheaper engines – including the award-winning D180 – and trims, though; once you start moving farther up the range it pushes the price into the realms of better-resolved cars, such as the Audi Q8 and BMW X6.

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Trim: R-Dynamic

R-Dynamic pack brings dark wheels and sportier looks inside and out, including swish, satin-chrome gearshifters, to the entry-level Velar trim.

Engine: 2.0 D240

This 237bhp diesel engine is decently refined for a four-cylinder unit and has a reasonable amount of punch, but can’t match the six-cylinder diesel on either front.


Key information

Doors5
Seats5
0-62 MPH7.4 seconds
Fuel TypeDiesel
GearboxAUTO
MPGOfficial overall fuel economy figure

41.1

Boot CapacityHow much space is there?

632

litres

EmissionsOfficial emissions rating

181

g/km

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