Land Rover has reportedly ruled out launching a hybrid version of its new Evoque crossover, despite the automaker previewing the vehicle in concept form equipped with a supplementary electric motor. You may recall that the original LRX concept that previewed the new Evoque was fitted with Land Rover’s innovative ERAD (Electric Rear Axle Drive) hybrid system, however the production version won’t feature it as conventional diesel technology is proving to be just as good. The information was revealed by Land Rover’s global brand director, John Edwards, who spoke recently with...
Land Rover Range_e Concept Previews New Hybrid SUV Due In 2013
Land Rover engineers are still finetuning the hybrid powertrain as the launch date is pegged for late 2012.Viknesh Vijayenthiran