Range Rover Evoque inspired by Land Rover LRX design
1. The birth of Range Rover Evoque
Range Rover Evoque is the shortened name of the Land Rover Range Rover Evoque, introduced to the automobile industry in 2011 by Jaguar Land Rover – a renowned British carmaker subsidized by Tata Motors.
The Evoque model was produced based on the bodywork of Land Rover LRX concept vehicle revealed in North American International Auto Show in 2008. However, it’s not until July, 2011 that the subcompact luxury Evoque was manufactured in form of a crossover SUV, coming with both 2-wheel drive and four-wheel-drive layout.
Talking about the LRX concept vehicle or Evoque’s inspirer, we can’t neglect innovative vehicle technologies like the E-terrain set including regenerative brakes, electric rear axle drive parallel hybrid powertrain and a stop-start system with an integrated starter generator.
During its existence on the market, 3 body styles have been launched which are 5-door Evoque, 3-door Evoque Coupe and Convertible Evoque. All these versions can be ordered in 4 different trim levels. Evoque Pure is named the minimalist variant, Evoque Prestige highlights more luxury features while the Range Rover Evoque Dynamic stays focused on upgrading its performance.
2. Brand new Range Rover Evoque price in Nigeria
While looking at Range Rover Evoque price list in Nigeria, you may wonder why price range of brand new units are lower than foreign and locally used Evoque for sale.
Evoque is showing its off-road potential
Please note that the brand new car price list is based on suggested retail price list from the manufacturer, not including import tax or any related fee while delivering the car to Nigeria. The actual price of some models might double the tag we provide here, so please research carefully all the fees you need to pay when ordering a brand new Evoque.
The prices below can also vary due to production year, car condition and variant you choose.
Price of Brand new Land Rover Range Rover Evoque in Nigeria
|Model||Price in Nigeria Naira|
|Brand new Range Rover Evoque price||₦26 million – ₦36 million|
3. How much is a used Range Rover Evoque?
Price of Foreign used Land Rover Range Rover Evoque in Nigeria
|Model||Price in Nigeria Naira|
|Tokunbo Range Rover Evoque 2013 price||₦8.7 million – ₦37 million|
|Tokunbo Range Rover Evoque 2014 price||₦8.7 million – ₦37 million|
|Tokunbo Range Rover Evoque 2015 price||₦12 million – ₦47 million|
|Tokunbo Range Rover Evoque 2016 price||₦12 million – ₦47 million|
|Tokunbo Range Rover Evoque 2017 price||₦12 million – ₦47 million|
|Tokunbo Range Rover Evoque 2018 price||₦14 million – ₦48 million|
|Tokunbo Range Rover Evoque 2019 price||To be updating…|
Price of Locally used Land Rover Range Rover Evoque in Nigeria
|Model||Price in Nigeria Naira|
|Nigarian used Range Rover Evoque 2013 price||₦5 million – ₦33.5 million|
|Nigarian used Range Rover Evoque 2014 price||₦5 million – ₦33.5 million|
|Nigarian used Range Rover Evoque 2015 price||₦8 million – ₦45 million|
|Nigarian used Range Rover Evoque 2016 price||₦8 million – ₦45 million|
|Nigarian used Range Rover Evoque 2017 price||₦8 million – ₦45 million|
|Nigarian used Range Rover Evoque 2018 price||₦9 million – ₦48 million|
|Nigarian used Range Rover Evoque 2019 price||To be updating…|
Range Rover Evoque is popular in many countries, especially in Nigeria
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4. Must-read details of the Range Rover Evoque
Even though experienced drivers and car experts of Automilas.com have highly recommended a Range Rover Evoque for Nigerian traffic, still you should research thoroughly about the strengths and limits of this model, then comparing with the investment you’ll make to see whether it’s worth your money or not.
To have a clearer view, we will brief the information into distinctive categories.
4.1. Range Rover Evoque body
Leaving behind the classic body on frame design for off-road vehicles, Evoque employs the up-to-date unitary body structure combining lightweight construction such as aluminium bonnet or composite plastic one-piece tailgate. This has successfully made Evoque 100 kg lighter than Land Rover Freelander. Also, 5 exterior cameras are offered to enhance driver’s visibility.
Evoque is 100 kg lighter than Freelander
Especially, Range Rover Evoque Dynamic features more funky styling bodywork with a unique fascia as well as lowered suspension system.
4.2. Range Rover Evoque Interiors
Range Rover cabin is decorated in 12 different color choices, equipped with a cabin-length fixed sunroof, a 5-inch info display for the driver, 8-inch touch screen able to separately show different data to entertain both driver and front passenger.
Besides, Evoque uses push button start system, which means it can start automatically after sensing the key fob.
Inside a Range Rover Evoque 2015’s cabin
4.3. Range Rover Evoque engines
Initially, 3 engine configurations were introduced without novel technologies. However, after the release of modern 9-speed automatic transmission by ZF Friedrichshafen, Land Rover has developed a variety of engines, presenting 3 exclusive powertrain configurations:
- 2L eD4 150 PS turbodiesel two-wheel drive manual gearbox
- 2L TD4 180PS permanent four-wheel drive 9 speed automatic
- 2L Si4 240 PS turbocharged petrol permanent all-wheel drive 9 speed automatic
Another bonus point here is the car’s fuel economy rate. The US EPA has reported that Evoque shows an estimation of 23 mpg in city and 34 mpg on highways, equivalent to 12L/100 km and 8.4L/100 km respectively.
Victoria Beckham in one of Evoque’s release events
Currently, the hybrid powertrain option is not available as Rover company wants to experiment on heavier vehicles first, namely Land Rover Discovery or mainstream Range Rover before transferring this technology to lighter ones as Evoque.
4.4. Range Rover Evoque off-road performance and safety
Evoque boasts numerous mechanical engineering to maximize its off-road ability. 215 mm ground clearance, 25° approach, 33° departure, 500 mm wading depth is all the figures indicating Evoque potential performance, let alone a number of technologies added time to time.
Replacing the Haldex permanent four-wheel-drive system is Standard Driveline and Active Driveline designed by GKN Driveline. Traction is boosted thanks to the latest version of Land Rover Terrain Response consisting of electronic stability control, traction control, roll stability control and hill descent control as an option.
Regarding its safety, NCAP (New Car Assessment Programme) in Europe has awarded 5 stars overall for Evoque’s safety test results while ANCAP (in Australia) gave it 4 stars for crash safety.
Off-road drive and design of the brand new Range Rover Evoque 2018
5. Verdict – Land Rover Range Rover Evoque
Love it or not, Evoque is an amazing design among crossover sport utility vehicles. Range Rover Evoque prices in Nigeria are also reasonable with great variations, meeting demands of numerous social classes. To compare pricing of different car brands, .