Land Rover Unveils Exciting Updates to the 2016 Range Rover Family
Santa Barbara drivers can learn about the innovative performance and design updates planned for the 2016 Range Rover model line with Land Rover Santa Barbara.
Land Rover is introducing a slew of exciting changes for the 2016nRange Rover model line. Already a market favorite, the Range Rover will be updated to provide better power, performance, efficiency, and luxury thanks to a myriad of technology, engineering, and comfort upgrades.
The Newest Powertrain Delivers Innovative Efficiency
One of the most exciting updates coming to the 2016 Range Rover is the introduction of a new 3.0L turbocharged V6 diesel engine. According to an earlier announcement made by Land Rover at the 2015 North American Auto Show, this new powertrain is part of a brand-wide goal initiative to roll out fuel-efficient diesel powered vehicles across the Land Rover line to provide a clean diesel option for nearly every model within the next three years. Following this initial roll-out, almost every vehicle in the Land Rover collection with offer a clean diesel option capable of nearly a 20 to 30 percent increase in fuel efficiency compared with standard petrol engines.
Available on the Range Rover and Range Rover Sport models, this is the first time the Td6 engine has been introduced in North America. Land Rover expects the engine to garner plenty of attention and appreciation thanks to the significant improvement it offers in power and efficiency. The Td6 engine delivers 254hp and 440lb-ft of torque providing plenty of towing capacity and powerful acceleration capabilities so drivers are well prepared for any adventure that may lay ahead. Paired with the Range Rover and Range Rover Sport, the Td6 engine achieves an estimated 22mpg in the city and 28 mpg on the highway. These results are over 30 percent more efficient than mileage ratings of the gasoline powered models and give drivers a refreshingly efficient option.
The 2016 SVAutobiography Epitomizes the Range Rover Experience
Another highly anticipated update for 2016 is the introduction of the SVAutobiography. This model is meant to replace the current Autobiography Black as the premier model of the Range Rover line-up. The 2016 SVAutobiography comes with an available 550hp supercharged V8 engine to deliver ultimate power on the road. Additionally, elegant design updates provide an even greater depth of luxury sophistication including hand-crafted interior design elements.
The Range Rover Evoque has received international acclaim for its exceptional performance, safety and design. As the recipient of over 165 awards, the model is no stranger to innovative excellence. For 2016, Land Rover has updated multiple aspects of the vehicle design including:
- Full LED headlamps and tail lamps
- New front bumper design
- Two new grille design options
- New optional paint colors
- Updated tailgate spoiler
- New seat designs
- Updated interior color options
To learn more about the exciting updates in store for the 2016 Range Rover model line, drivers can visit Santa Barbara Auto Group and speak with an experienced Land Rover sales representative. Browse our lot of available models or custom order a vehicle to fit your own preferences.
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.