2016 Range Rover Earns Top Honors from J.D. Power APEAL Study
Land Rover celebrates the recent J.D. Power 2016 Automotive Performance award given to the 2016 Range Rover.
Land Rover has earned yet another prestigious award for the 2016 Land Rover Range Rover. This popular vehicle was recently ranked as the highest model under the Large Premium SUV category in the J.D. Power 2016 Automotive Performance report. The report was released last month and included rankings on design and performance characteristics of 33 different automotive brands. The study is completed annually and serves as a premium benchmark for luxury vehicle performance and ownership satisfaction.
Five-Time Award Winner
The Range Rover is the flagship vehicle for Land Rover and is no stranger to top ratings and reviews. In fact, this is the fifth time the Land Rover Range Rover has earned an award from the J.D. Power Automotive Performance, Execution, and Layout Study™ (APEAL). The newest model was designed from the ground up to encompass a higher level of sophistication and all-terrain capability. It speaks to the iconic design of the original model yet includes innovative new design features that make it a leading model in the modern automotive marketplace. Consequently, it has earned rave reviews from automotive journalists and owners alike.
Leading Performance and Design for 2016
The APEAL study measured 77 different factors of vehicle ownership and driving experience including: exterior and interior design, driving dynamics, visibility, and other safety factors. In the 2016 APEAL study the Land Rover Range Rover earned an overall score of 872. Land Rover itself ranked in 5thplace among other luxury brands earning an overall score of 843. Other top performers included the Land Rover Range Rover Evoque which ranked 2nd in the Small Premium SUV segment with a score of 826.
The 2016 Range Rover features an opulent interior, quick acceleration, a variety of powerful engine models including the new Td6 diesel engine, and reliable off-road capabilities. The 2016 Range Rover offers an enhanced V6 engine capable of 380hp for greater strength and control no matter the road conditions. It also introduced a powerful new diesel engine this year as well to provide drivers with a more fuel-efficient option that does not compromise on power or capability.
The 2016 Range Rover is now available at Land Rover Santa Barbara. Interested drivers can research inventory selections online with Santa Barbara Auto Group or stop by the dealership to take a test drive or meet with an experienced sales representative.
About Land Rover Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara Auto Group is conveniently located off the 101 and Hope Ave and proudly serves Santa Barbara and the greater Southern California area. Santa Barbara Auto Group is an authorized Land Rover dealer and features a wide array of new and pre-owned Land Rover vehicles. As a premier Land Rover dealership, Land Rover Santa Barbara welcomes drivers and is dedicated to providing the highest in sales and service assistance. Furthermore, the fully trained Land Rover auto repair technicians will keep your Land Rover in top running conditions.