Prices for the 2012 Range Rover have increased slightly over the 2011 model year. Given that an all-new Range Rover is due out for the 2013 model year, it's not surprising that the 2012 Range Rover remains mostly unchanged from the previous year.
In the eyes of many car buyers, Consumer Reports (CR) has a nearly sterling reputation for unbiased automobile reviews and ratings. This consumer market clout means that a poor review from the organization has the potential to negatively impact sales. So, it was with no small amount of interest that CR announced that the BMW X3 trounced the Range Rover Evoque Pure in the publication's road tests.
As usual, Bring A Trailer scored another great find with this 1969 Range Rover Velar prototype. The Velar series of prototypes would help build Range Rover a foundation that continues to this day. Even though the Range Rover is in its third generation, you don't have to squint too hard to see the resemblance between the 2012 Range Rover and its 43 year old ancestor.
Autocar.co.uk landed an exclusive interview with Tata chairman Ratan Tata that revealed some interesting bits of information about the upcoming 2015 Land Rover Defender. The new Defender will be based on the Defender Concept 100 — the DC100 and DC100 Sport — vehicles that have been making the rounds during this 2011/2012 auto show season.
Like the long-wheelbase Land Rover Defenders? Like hunting? Live in Germany? Have €49,500.00 (approximately $64,500.00) to spend? If you happen to meet this rather specific set of criteria, Land Rover and Blaser — a manufacturer of high-end hunting firearms — have created the perfect vehicle for you.