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ALL-NEW ALUMINIUM RANGE ROVER By Brian Foley

The all-new Range Rover joins the revised Freelander and Defender in the Land Rover 4x4 stable. Since its intro. over forty years ago the Range Rover has reigned as the UK King of The Road and Off-Road. The latest version of the Range Rover 4x4 takes it into an even higher realm, both engineering wise and further advanced all-terrain performance. The all-new aluminium monocoque (chassis-body unit) is lighter and stronger, a weight saving of 420kg or 39% over the previous steel construction. The benefits are improved road and off-road performance, better fuel economy and lower CO2 emissions. The legendary shape may look the same at first glance, but the styling is smoother and more streamlined for better aerodynamics. the Range Rover remains a biggie in the SUV world, measuring 5metres in o/a length. Interior space and comfort are further improved, plus quietness for effortless long distance cruising. All models come with all mod cons., high specification and latest safety and driving aids. The 5.0 litre supercharged V8 petrol has supercar road performance, zero to sixty in 5.1 seconds. Two turbo diesels are 3.0 litre V6 and 4.4 litre V8.