TORONTO AUTO SHOW 2014 LAND ROVER







Published by Gerald Ferreira Date: February 13, 2014
Categories: Land Rover, Land Rover Car Shows

(MISSISSAUGA, ON) - February 13, 2014 - Land Rover will showcase its 2014 model year lineup at the 2014 Toronto Auto Show held February 14 to 23, 2014. The Range Rover Long-Wheelbase and the Range Rover Long-Wheelbase Autobiography edition will both be on display.

Toronto Auto Show

The 2014 model year continues the most dynamic product development and introduction period in the brand's history. An all-new Range Rover Sport is introduced, based on the all-new aluminum-intensive Range Rover that debuted for 2013.

Long-wheelbase variants will initially be available on Supercharged and Autobiography trim levels with either a three-across bench seat or individual rear seats with a center console. The individual rear seats can recline to 17 degrees, a full eight degrees more than in the standard-wheelbase. All long-wheelbase vehicles will be equipped with standard powered door blinds and a panoramic sunroof, and carry a distinctive 'L' badge insignia displayed on the lower front door trims.

2014 Land Rover LR4

Canadian Models and MSRP2

LR4:                              $59,990

LR4 HSE:                      $63,590

LR4 HSE LUX:              $70,990

Does not include $1,470 Destination and Delivery charge.

New for 2014 LR4

  • 3.0-litre V6 supercharged gasoline engine replaces 5.0-litre naturally aspirated V8; 340hp and 332 lb.-ft. torque
  • 8-speed ZF automatic transmission with CommandShift® and Sport                                mode; replaces 6-speed automatic
  • New single speed transfer case 4WD system is standard and a two- speed transfer case 4WD system is available
  • Intelligent Stop-Start improves fuel economy and reduces emissions
  • Revised front styling with new bumper, headlamp and fog light design
  • New side-view mirrors with integrated turn signals also house available Blind Spot Monitoring1
  • Blind Spot Monitoring, Closing Vehicle Sensing and Reverse Traffic Detection systems1 have been added to the optional Vision Assist  Package1
  • Meridian™ audio systems replace audio system from Harman Kardon®
  • New wheel designs and exterior paint colours

Land Rover has re-powered its luxurious all-purpose, all-terrain LR4 model for 2014 and also revised front-end styling. A new 340hp 3.0-litre supercharged V6 engine and an 8-speed automatic transmission replace the previous 5.0-litre V8 and six-speed automatic, yielding comparable performance with better fuel economy. An Intelligent Stop-Start system also helps reduce fuel consumption in certain driving situations.

Land Rover has refined the all-terrain capability for the 2014 LR4, making a new, lighter single-speed Torsen® transfer case 4WD system standard and offering a two-speed transfer case 4WD system as part of an optional Heavy Duty Package. Expected to be selected by customers who take the LR4 into difficult off-road situations, the Heavy Duty Package also equips the vehicle with an active locking rear differential and a full-size spare tire.

Available with three-row seating for seven adults, the Land Rover LR4 is distinguished for 2014 by a refreshed front end with a two-bar grille and redesigned bumper, headlamps and fog lights. On the HSE LUX trim, the grille and side vents are Atlas (bright), while they're Brunel (dark) for the LR4 and LR4 HSE. A striking new LED signature headlight design with Xenon high-intensity discharge (HID) technology is standard on HSE LUX model.

Inside the 2014 LR4, two great British brands come together, with new audio systems by Meridian™ replacing the previous systems by Harman Kardon®.

2014 Land Rover LR2

Canadian Models and MSRP2

LR2:                              $39,990

LR2 SE:                        $44,590

LR2 HSE:                      $46,990

Does not include $1,470 Destination and Delivery charge.

New for 2014 LR2

  • Infotainment system gets more responsive capacitive touchscreen to replace resistive touch panel and features improved scrolling on main navigation screen (when equipped) and QWERTY keyboard for phonebook searching4
  • SiriusXM Satellite Radio™ receives functionality improvements, including artist memory seek, team/game memory seek, instant replay, new virtual categories and services to browse channel by category
  • 825-watt Meridian™ Surround Sound System with 16 speakers and subwoofer now available as a Stand Alone Option on LR2 SE and LR2 HSE

The Land Rover LR2 compact luxury SUV offers the brand's renowned off-road capability in a vehicle that provides outstanding on-road ride comfort and agility. The combination of full-time intelligent four-wheel drive and the renowned Land Rover Terrain Response® control system1 give the LR2 the ability to take trails unsuitable for some luxury crossovers.

Following a model year that saw the Land Rover LR2 get a new powertrain, revised styling, upgraded interior and enhanced navigation system, the brand's high-capability entry model adds a new, more versatile infotainment system and improved Satellite Radio for 2014. In addition, the 825-watt Meridian™ Surround Sound System with 16 speakers and subwoofer is now available as a standalone option for the LR2 SE and LR2 HSE models.

The Land Rover LR2 deftly blends performance and efficiency. Its 2-litre direct-injection turbocharged engine delivers 240hp and 250 lb.-ft. of torque, the latter at low engine speed, and is teamed to a six-speed automatic CommandShift® automatic transmission.

Standard amenities in the LR2 include grained leather seating with an six-way power driver's seat and four-way power front passenger seat, along with a dual-panel panoramic sunroof.

2014 Range Rover Evoque

  Range Rover Evoque (Five-Door)

Pure                             $47,695

Pure City                       $49,895

Pure Plus                      $52,195

Pure Premium               $56,795

Dynamic Premium         $60,895

Prestige Premium          $61,295

Range Rover Evoque Coupe

Pure Plus                      $53,295

Pure Premium               $57,895

Dynamic Premium         $61,995

Prestige                        $62,395

Prices do not include $1,470 destination and delivery1

 New for 2014 Range Rover Evoque

  • New, responsive nine-speed automatic transmission
  • A new Active Driveline system with an active rear differential and torque vectoring is now standard.
  • New driver assistance and convenience features added
  • Exterior and interior design enhancements, plus new alloy wheel designs

One of the most successful Land Rover vehicles ever made, the Range Rover Evoque, makes a further significant leap forward with the introduction of a host of new technologies.  These enhancements bring a range of new comfort and convenience features.

First shown at the Geneva Motor Show in March 2013, the ZF-9HP automatic transmission is among the world's first 9-speed units fitted to a passenger car.  It has an ultra-fast response time, and an adaptive shift program that quickly matches the driving style.  With a wide spread of ratios and improved efficiency, the new transmission delivers reduced emissions, enhanced performance and greater comfort. The 2014 Range Rover Evoque continues to be powered by a 2-litre 240hp Turbocharged Direct Injected engine.

In addition to the new technologies, there are detail changes to the Range Rover Evoque vehicle's exterior, new colour options for the interior, new alloy wheel styles and a new style of Land Rover badge on the grille, wheel centers and tailgate.

2014 Range Rover Sport

2014 Canadian Models and MSRP2:

Range Rover Sport SE:                        $73,990

Range Rover Sport HSE:                      $78,990

Range Rover Sport Supercharged:         $91,490

Range Rover Sport Autobiography:        $104,990

Does not include $1,470 Destination and Delivery charge.

New for 2014 Range Rover Sport

  • Fastest, most-agile, and responsive Land Rover vehicle ever
  • All-new high strength aluminum structure provides up to 340 kg of weight savings over the previous generation Range Rover Sport
  • Improved agility and exceptional performance with improved fuel economy and reduced emissions
  • New 5+2 third row seating option for occasional use
  • Choice of 340hp supercharged V6 or a 510hp supercharged V8 engines
  • Standard eight speed automatic transmission by ZF
  • Choice of transfer cases - single speed Torsen or two-speed locking  with low range
  • Advanced electronic driver assistance technologies
  • Superbly crafted, luxurious interior
  • Standard Intelligent Stop/Start technology to improve fuel economy and reduce emissions
  • Available new fully automatic Terrain Response® 2 system1
  • Exceptional on-road dynamics and all-terrain performance provides an unrivalled breadth

Developed alongside the 2013 Range Rover, the new Range Rover Sport delivers exceptional on-road dynamics with genuine Land Rover all-terrain capability. The technologically advanced Range Rover Sport presents an assertive and muscular exterior, luxurious interior, and the practical flexibility provided by the option of 5+2 third row seating for occasional use.

Featuring Land Rover's breakthrough suspension design and innovative dynamic chassis technologies, the Range Rover Sport features an all-new aluminum unibody architecture to achieve up to 340 kg of weight savings (Note to editor: The previous generation vehicle featured an "Integrated body-frame," which was composed of a steel unibody mounted on a full frame chassis).

This weight reduction transforms the vehicle's dynamic performance, enabling it to blend agile handling with exceptional comfort and to offer a unique mix of sporting luxury and a dynamic, engaging driving experience.

2014 Range Rover

Canadian Models and MSRP2:

Range Rover:                                                    $98,990

Range Rover HSE:                                            $103,990

Range Rover V8 S/C:                                        $114,990

Range Rover V8 S/C (LWB):                              $119,990

Range Rover Autobiography:                             $149,990

Range Rover Autobiography (LWB):                   $154,990

Range Rover Autobiography Black (LWB):          $203,990

Does not include $1,470 Destination and Delivery charge.

New for 2014 Range Rover

  • Second year for all-new, fourth-generation Range Rover
  • 3.0-litre supercharged V6 with Intelligent Stop/Start Technology replaces normally aspirated 5.0-litre V8; Supercharged V8 continues
  • Supercharged V6, with 8-speed automatic, achieves12.6 city/8.6 highway (10.8 combined) L/100 km6
  • Signature LED headlamps now standard on all models (previously standard on Autobiography and available for others in the optional Vision Assist Pack)
  • Option package and standalone options revised, with price reduced for Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) with Queue Assist and Intelligent Emergency Braking1
  • V8 Supercharged adds Intelligent Stop/Start Technology
  • New standard features for Autobiography include Intelligent Stop/Start Technology, Active Rear Locking Differential, 29-speaker, 1,700-Watt Meridian™Signature Reference Audio System, and enhanced parking features

The Range Rover was all-new for 2013, debuting an aluminum unibody construction that reduced vehicle weight by 700lbs. for significantly improved strength, performance, agility and fuel efficiency. As the fourth generation of the Range Rover line, this model was developed from the ground up, to capture the innovative spirit and iconic design of the original model.

For its second model year, the Range Rover makes another leap in fuel efficiency with a new 340hp 3.0-litre supercharged V6 engine replacing the previous 5.0-litre V8. As with the V8, the supercharged V6 is teamed to an 8-speed automatic transmission. The new powertrain yields comparable performance to the 2013 V8 model but with markedly better fuel economy, now 12.6 city/8.6 highway (10.8 combined) L/100 km.

Legroom in the new Range Rover rear seat extends to nearly 1016 mm, a 119-mm increase over the older model. An Individualized Rear Seating package provides the ultimate in rear seat luxury. The Range Rover exclusively offers high-end surround-sound audio systems from the renowned British audiophile brand, Meridian™.

1 These systems are not a substitute for driving safely with due care and attention and will not function under all circumstances, speeds, weather and road conditions, etc. Driver should not assume that these systems will correct errors of judgment in driving.  Please consult the owner's manual or your local authorized Land Rover Retailer for more details.

2 MSRP is the Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price and excludes optional equipment, destination/handling, air tax, registration, license, insurance, Green Levy (if applicable) and any other applicable environmental charges/fees, PPSA (if financed or leased), retailer fees, and sales tax (some of which may be due at signing). Retailer price, terms and vehicle availability may vary. See your local authorized Jaguar Retailer for details.

3  Always obey local speed limits.

4 Driving while distracted can result in loss of vehicle control.  Do not operate, adjust or view the navigation or multimedia systems under conditions that will affect your safety or the safety of others. Only use devices with voice commands when it is safe to do so.

5 Power ratings are at a practically audio distortion free level of 0.2% THD + N (Total Harmonic Distortion plus Noise).

6 All figures are fuel economy estimates. Actual L/100 km may vary.