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Land Rover Says 2014 Evoque Will Get Major New Technologies

Land Rover Says 2014 Evoque Will Get Major New Technologies

Aug 21 2013, 2:00pm CDT | by

New parking and safety technologies inside the new Evoque

Land Rover has announced that the Range Rover Evoque for 2014 will get a host of new technologies to enhance the driving experience. One of the key new technologies is a new and more responsive nine...

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Land Rover Says 2014 Evoque Will Get Major New Technologies

Aug 21 2013, 2:00pm CDT | by

New parking and safety technologies inside the new Evoque

Land Rover has announced that the Range Rover Evoque for 2014 will get a host of new technologies to enhance the driving experience. One of the key new technologies is a new and more responsive nine-speed automatic transmission. The 2014 model will also get new driver assistance and convenience features such as Park Exit that will automatically exit parallel parking bays.

The Evoque will also get Perpendicular Park that's able to position the car sensually for parallel parking. Other safety features include Closing Vehicle Sensing and Reverse Traffic Protection to help warn drivers of oncoming traffic. Other technologies include lane departure warning, traffic sign recognition, and wade sensing.

The 2014 model will also get the new Land Rover InControl connected car system as an option. The vehicle also gets Active Driveline described as world's first on-demand four-wheel drive system that enhances agility and improves fuel efficiency operating in front-wheel-drive only during cruising above 22 mph.

 
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​The Range Rover Sport SVR Ran An 8:14 Nürburgring Lap

Jul 29 2014 8:43pm CDT | Source: Jalopnik

You know what I look for when buying an SUV? The Nürburgring lap time. It should be right on the sticker between the fuel economy ratings and the crash test results. So it's nice to see Land Rover finally takin ...
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Watch & Listen To The Most Idyllic Off-Roading You've Ever Seen

Jul 28 2014 1:30pm CDT | Source: Jalopnik

The Road Less Driven hits Land Rover's fancy off-road trails at The Equinox in Manchester, Vermont. Thanks to the soundtrack, this video is the most soothing mud boggin' I ...
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These are the top luxury cars bought by people entering the segment for the first time

Jul 25 2014 3:34pm CDT | Source: Autoblog

Filed under: Car Buying, Acura, Audi, BMW, Cadillac, Infiniti, Land Rover, Lexus, Mercedes-Benz, Volvo, Luxury Let's say you just got a big promotion at work or the kids are moving out of the house, and you finally have some extra money. You decide to blow it all at once and treat yourself by upgrading your ride. Naturally, you look to a luxury automaker. What do you choose? Models like the Audi A3 and Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class may be tailor-made ...
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Jaguar’s Augmented-Reality Windshield Tech Is Awesome, We Want It Now [Video]

Jul 21 2014 12:03pm CDT | Source: Car and Driver

The successful launch of the F-type and the excitement building around its new BMW 3-series fighter, the XE, are notable bright spots for Jaguar, but the company is also going on a technology tear. Just a short while after announcing its new line of in-house Ingenium engines, Jaguar put a cool video on YouTube that outlines a potential augmented-reality windshield technology dubbed Virtual Windscreen. We want ...
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2 weeks ago

2015 Range Rover and Range Rover Sport details and pictures

Jul 15 2014 8:44am CDT | Source: Recombu

More customisation options available for the 2015 Range Rover and Range Rover Sport and SDV8 engine gets a torque boost. The 4x4 powerhouse that is the Range Rover ...
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2015 Porsche Macan: First Drive

Jul 11 2014 2:19pm CDT | Source: Cars.com

I spent a day driving Porsche's all-new 2015 Macan luxury compact SUV throughout Southern California, up and down the mountain roads of the Angeles Crest Highway and at Willow Springs International Raceway in the high Southern California desert. All in all, the variety of terrain offered plenty of opportunity for the Macan to show off, or to fall short. Related: 2015 Porsche Macan Photo Gallery (25 Photos) The Macan Turbo I drove ...
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2014 Toyota FJ Cruiser Ultimate Edition

Jul 10 2014 11:14am CDT | Source: Autoblog

Filed under: Truck, Toyota, Off-Road, Quick Spins Introduced at the end of 2006, this is the last year for the Toyota FJ Cruiser, the reincarnated FJ40-series Land Cruiser that will shortly journey to Takama-ga-hara, the Plain of High Heaven. In its first model year, we drove it to SEMA and found it, shall we say, coarse. It bobbled on the freeway and droned in the cabin, its boxy interior providing four b ...
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3 weeks ago

Jaguar F-Type Project 7 Confirmed for Production

Jul 9 2014 5:06am CDT | Source: autoMedia.com

Last year’s Jaguar Project 7 has been officially confirmed for production, where it will be built by Jaguar/Land Rover’s new Special Operations team. The F-Type Project 7 will be fully street legal, and the 250 units will be the fastest and most powerful production Jaguars to leave the factory. Inspired by the three time Le Mans winning D-Type, Project 7 features new aerodynamic pieces to give more downforce at speed. Lightweight carb ...
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6 weeks ago

Audi Q5 2.0 TDi Quattro S-Tronic Wide Track By Kahn Design

Jun 14 2014 6:00pm CDT | Source: Top Speed

British design house Kahn Design may be known for its Land Rover-based projects, but its offerings aren’t limited to beefed-up Range Rover Sport and Evoque SUVs. In recent years, the Brits set their sight on a number of Audi and Porsche models as well, including the Q3, the Q5 and the mighty Cayenne.You probably remember 2015 Q5 Wide Track, a crossover that gained a more appealing body kit and a wider track ...
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