Afzal Kahn has presented his newest Range Rover creation: the Kahn Dorchester edition. The Kahn Dorchester edition is based on the 2012 Range Rover Vogue 3.6 — the Vogue trim is similar to the U.S.-spec Range Rover HSE and HSE LUX — and features an aerodynamic Cosworth styling package and numerous aesthetic modifications throughout.
No, we haven't been slacking on the Range Rover Evoque awards coverage. What we've been doing is waiting a few days so we could batch up the continuous barrage of awards being fired at the 2012 Evoque. With that in mind, we're looking at two more awards: the AOL Auto's "Editor's Choice" SUV of the year award and Decisive Magazine's Urban Truck of the Year.
Polk, an automotive industry data and marketing services provider, has named the 2011 Range Rover its Luxury SUV category winner in the 2011 Polk Automotive Loyalty Awards. This is the fourth consecutive year the Range Rover has been named the top vehicle in the Luxury SUV category and the seventh overall win for the model.
Jaguar Land Rover North America has released final 2011 sales figures for the U.S. market. In total, sales for 2011 came in at 50,375 units, which is an 11 percent increase over the 2010 calendar year when the company sold 45,204 vehicles. For its part, Land Rover was up 20 percent for 2011. Jaguar sales were down 8 percent year-over-year at 12,276.
The DC100 and DC100 Sport concepts have made their Indian debut at the Auto Expo 2012 in New Delhi. The vehicles remain essentially unchanged from what we saw at the LA Auto Show with the exception of a few cosmetic alterations. Both Defender Concepts shown in New Delhi are coated in Land Rover's bright Firenze Red.