The Truth About Cars » range rover evoque http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 19:27:59 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 Range Rover Introduces Murano Cross Cabriolet http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/03/range-rover-introduces-murano-cross-cabriolet/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/03/range-rover-introduces-murano-cross-cabriolet/#comments Mon, 02 Mar 2015 18:10:07 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1010474   For anyone who mourned the demise of the Nissan Murano Cross Cabriolet, Land Rover has you covered. The droptop version of the Range Rover Evoque will debut tomorrow at the Geneva Auto Show. Three years ago, Land Rover previewed this Evoque in concept form, but now it appears to be greenlit. No word on […]

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  For anyone who mourned the demise of the Nissan Murano Cross Cabriolet, Land Rover has you covered. The droptop version of the Range Rover Evoque will debut tomorrow at the Geneva Auto Show. Three years ago, Land Rover previewed this Evoque in concept form, but now it appears to be greenlit. No word on […]

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Jeep Cherokee Won’t Be The Only 9-Speed Soft Roader http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/02/jeep-cherokee-wont-be-the-only-9-speed-soft-roader/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/02/jeep-cherokee-wont-be-the-only-9-speed-soft-roader/#comments Thu, 28 Feb 2013 15:49:43 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=479444 ZF’s 9-speed transmission seems to be gaining popularity with storied off-road name plates that are now marketing unibody vehicles better meant for the urban jungle. The Range Rover Evoque is the next recipient of the ZF 9-speed, which should help squeeze some more efficiency out of the Evoque’s boosted four-cylinder engine.

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ZF’s 9-speed transmission seems to be gaining popularity with storied off-road name plates that are now marketing unibody vehicles better meant for the urban jungle. The Range Rover Evoque is the next recipient of the ZF 9-speed, which should help squeeze some more efficiency out of the Evoque’s boosted four-cylinder engine.

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Review: 2013 Land Rover Range Rover Evoque (Video) http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/11/review-2013-land-rover-range-rover-evoque-video/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/11/review-2013-land-rover-range-rover-evoque-video/#comments Tue, 13 Nov 2012 20:31:32 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=465637 Land Rover and Jeep are the original go-anywhere brands and the brands most resistant to losing sight of their hard-core mission. Unfortunately this focus can’t shelter them from the need to meet evermore stringent emissions and fuel economy standards. What’s an iconic sub-brand like Range Rover to do? Dress up a small cross over in […]

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Land Rover and Jeep are the original go-anywhere brands and the brands most resistant to losing sight of their hard-core mission. Unfortunately this focus can’t shelter them from the need to meet evermore stringent emissions and fuel economy standards. What’s an iconic sub-brand like Range Rover to do? Dress up a small cross over in […]

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Land Rover To Revive The Defender As Entry-Level Offering http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/10/land-rover-to-revive-the-defender-as-entry-level-offering/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/10/land-rover-to-revive-the-defender-as-entry-level-offering/#comments Tue, 16 Oct 2012 15:22:08 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=463829 The Land Rover Defender commands fairly hefty prices on the used market, thanks to its brief tenure in our marketplace and its classic styling. But the revived Defender, set to debut in 2015, will not only come to America, but serve as the brand’s entry-level model. Automotive News reports that “The Defender would be priced […]

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The Land Rover Defender commands fairly hefty prices on the used market, thanks to its brief tenure in our marketplace and its classic styling. But the revived Defender, set to debut in 2015, will not only come to America, but serve as the brand’s entry-level model. Automotive News reports that “The Defender would be priced […]

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MINI’s Latest Foray Into Pointless Variations http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/07/minis-latest-foray-into-pointless-variations/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/07/minis-latest-foray-into-pointless-variations/#comments Tue, 31 Jul 2012 16:10:11 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=454892 Evo magazine has got their hands on the latest variant from MINI – the three-door Paceman. Yes, it’s a Countryman SUV with three doors. Why does this exist? The short answer; because there’s a three-door Range Rover Evoque. The long answer is of course, economies of scale, volume and all that fun stuff. The thing […]

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Evo magazine has got their hands on the latest variant from MINI – the three-door Paceman. Yes, it’s a Countryman SUV with three doors. Why does this exist? The short answer; because there’s a three-door Range Rover Evoque. The long answer is of course, economies of scale, volume and all that fun stuff. The thing […]

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Ta-ta! Announcing The Range Rover Evoque You Might Be Able To Buy Three Years From Now http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/05/ta-ta-announcing-the-range-rover-evoque-you-might-be-able-to-buy-three-years-from-now/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/05/ta-ta-announcing-the-range-rover-evoque-you-might-be-able-to-buy-three-years-from-now/#comments Mon, 28 May 2012 15:30:02 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=446501   Tata Motors-owned Jaguar Land Rover is working on a bigger version of the Range Rover Evoque, which is set to debut after 2015, if my sources in India are correctly informed, and they swear they are. This bigger Evoque has been codenamed L560. The renderings were made at the time I received this information. […]

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  Tata Motors-owned Jaguar Land Rover is working on a bigger version of the Range Rover Evoque, which is set to debut after 2015, if my sources in India are correctly informed, and they swear they are. This bigger Evoque has been codenamed L560. The renderings were made at the time I received this information. […]

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Jaguar Land Rover Gets 35,000 Applicants For 1,000 Jobs At Halewood Plant http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/04/jaguar-land-rover-gets-35000-applicants-for-1000-jobs-at-halewood-plant/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/04/jaguar-land-rover-gets-35000-applicants-for-1000-jobs-at-halewood-plant/#comments Tue, 24 Apr 2012 13:57:27 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=441421 When Jaguar Land Rover announced plans to start hiring workers at their Halewood plant, the company received 6,000 applications in less than 24 hours. One month on, and Jaguar has received a further 29,000 applications. The north of England has traditionally lagged behind the south in terms of economic prosperity, but the loss of good jobs in […]

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When Jaguar Land Rover announced plans to start hiring workers at their Halewood plant, the company received 6,000 applications in less than 24 hours. One month on, and Jaguar has received a further 29,000 applications. The north of England has traditionally lagged behind the south in terms of economic prosperity, but the loss of good jobs in […]

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Jaguar Land Rover Adding 1,000 Jobs To Meet Demand For Evoque http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/03/jaguar-land-rover-adding-1000-jobs-to-meet-demand-for-evoque/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/03/jaguar-land-rover-adding-1000-jobs-to-meet-demand-for-evoque/#comments Wed, 14 Mar 2012 17:52:19 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=434975 Opinions from the B&B regarding the Range Rover Evoque were somewhat mixed, but Jaguar Land Rover is having so much trouble keeping up with demand that they’re hiring. JLR will add 1,000 jobs to their Halewood plant near Liverpool, England that produces both the Evoque and the Land Rover LR2 (aka Freelander everywhere else). Staff […]

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Opinions from the B&B regarding the Range Rover Evoque were somewhat mixed, but Jaguar Land Rover is having so much trouble keeping up with demand that they’re hiring. JLR will add 1,000 jobs to their Halewood plant near Liverpool, England that produces both the Evoque and the Land Rover LR2 (aka Freelander everywhere else). Staff […]

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Geneva 2012: Range Rover Evoque Convertible Is Vulgarity In Tangible Form http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/03/geneva-2012-range-rover-evoque-convertible-is-vulgarity-in-tangible-form/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/03/geneva-2012-range-rover-evoque-convertible-is-vulgarity-in-tangible-form/#comments Tue, 06 Mar 2012 16:28:46 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=433986 In 1998, Britney Spears launched a thousand ephebophilc ships with her seminal work – the music video for “Hit Me Baby One More Time“. Featured in the video was a Land Rover Defender – the only reason I know this is because I wasn’t interested in girls when the song came out. Now that I’m much […]

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In 1998, Britney Spears launched a thousand ephebophilc ships with her seminal work – the music video for “Hit Me Baby One More Time“. Featured in the video was a Land Rover Defender – the only reason I know this is because I wasn’t interested in girls when the song came out. Now that I’m much […]

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North America’s Truck Of The Year Loses Its Head http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/02/north-americas-truck-of-the-year-loses-its-heade/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/02/north-americas-truck-of-the-year-loses-its-heade/#comments Fri, 24 Feb 2012 19:14:36 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=432624 What’s the difference between the Range Rover Evoque and the Nissan Murano CrossCabriolet? About $545, and the fact that people will actually buy the proposed convertible version of the Evoque, solely due to the “Range Rover” lettering on the front end. These images aren’t just competent photoshops – they are real images of a topless […]

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What’s the difference between the Range Rover Evoque and the Nissan Murano CrossCabriolet? About $545, and the fact that people will actually buy the proposed convertible version of the Evoque, solely due to the “Range Rover” lettering on the front end. These images aren’t just competent photoshops – they are real images of a topless […]

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Consumer Reports Trashes Range Rover Evoque, Nouveau Riche Shrug With Apathy http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/01/consumers-reports-trashes-range-rover-evoque-nouveau-riche-shrug-with-apathy/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/01/consumers-reports-trashes-range-rover-evoque-nouveau-riche-shrug-with-apathy/#comments Thu, 26 Jan 2012 22:00:35 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=428220 Consumer Reports failed to give the Range Rover Evoque its “Recommended Rating”. Instead, the BMW X3 nabbed the coveted title. Too bad the hordes of auto journos and status-concious customers have spoken. CR complained about “…a cramped cabin, stiff ride, artificial-feeling steering and troubling emergency handling,” as well as poor rear visibility and a small […]

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Consumer Reports failed to give the Range Rover Evoque its “Recommended Rating”. Instead, the BMW X3 nabbed the coveted title. Too bad the hordes of auto journos and status-concious customers have spoken. CR complained about “…a cramped cabin, stiff ride, artificial-feeling steering and troubling emergency handling,” as well as poor rear visibility and a small […]

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Hyundai Elantra, Range Rover Evoque Win North American Car/Truck Of The Year http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/01/hyundai-elantra-range-rover-evoque-win-north-american-cartruck-of-the-year/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/01/hyundai-elantra-range-rover-evoque-win-north-american-cartruck-of-the-year/#comments Mon, 09 Jan 2012 16:15:33 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=424914 Jack has already expressed his displeasure with the Evoque being named winning another Truck of the Year, but his blood pressure won’t be rising just yet. The Evoque, along with the Hyundai Elantra, just took home the North American Car and Truck of the Year awards. The nominees for the Car award included the Elantra, […]

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Jack has already expressed his displeasure with the Evoque being named winning another Truck of the Year, but his blood pressure won’t be rising just yet. The Evoque, along with the Hyundai Elantra, just took home the North American Car and Truck of the Year awards. The nominees for the Car award included the Elantra, […]

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