2013 Land Rover Range Rover Test Drive

By Bill Schaffer Utah ? It?s not often the ?King of Off Road Vehicles? introduces a new, from the ground up, version, so when Land Rover said the 2013 Land Rover Range Rover would be debuting in the Utah desert, I was ready to go. Significant changes are so numerous it?s hard to know which…

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Range Rover Going On A Major Diet

When the current generation Range Rover was designed and developed under BMW tutelage, the major use aluminum frames and body parts was too expensive and not as important as it is today with the fuel economy pressures.? As a result, the iconic Land Rover SUV ended up the equivalent of a solid, heavyweight NFL lineman,…

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Test Drive: 2013 Range Rover Evoque

By Barbara & Bill Schaffer We love it when a carmakers step out of the box and does something that qualifies as unique.? Land Rover?s new Range Rover Evoque certainly wins our top praise for novel products this year.? Furthermore, we aren?t the only fans of the Evoque.? It?s already picked up a handful of…

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Land Rover Brings Back the Adventure Program

Looking for a fun vacation that combines a high dose of adrenaline and spectacular scenery while sitting in the posh leather seats of a luxurious Land Rover? Land Rover has brought back the renowned Land Rover Adventures driving program.? You can be an expert off-roader or a first timer and you don?t even need to…

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Mudfest – Part 3

By Bill and Barbara Schaffer After two full days of driving briskly between hundreds of traffic cones, cruising along wooded back roads and wallowing through mud in 25 different SUVs, we marked our ballots for the Northwest Automotive Press Associations SUV of the Year Competition. Here?s a list of the Luxury and Off-Road SUVs with…

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Test Drive: 2012 Range Rover Evoque

Vancouver, BC ? I like going to new vehicle launches because I get to talk to the engineers and designers of the new vehicle plus its nice to see my auto writer friends and travel to interesting places.? Land Rover picked one of my favorite cities, Vancouver, B.C., for the launch of the new 2012…

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Test Drive: 2012 Range Rover Evoque

Sea to Sky Adventure tests mettle of new compact Range Rover Vancouver, B.C., Canada ? Land Rover just launched its newest Range Rover model ? the 2012 Evoque. The Evoque is based on the futuristic and stylish LRX concept vehicle, which recently made the rounds of several International auto shows, drawing high praise and wide…

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Test Drive: 2011 Range Rover Sport Supercharged

?Range Rover Sport Supercharged: A high performance off-roader? The Land Rover brand now shows a good deal more promise than before, with significant and ambitious forward progress and improvement in the manufacture of both of the premium brand following its acquisition by TaTa, an East Indian based company….

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A Colorado Land Rover Adventure

Telluride, Colo. — As the small twin-engine prop plane circled on final approach to the Telluride (Colorado) Region Airport, I began to get a sense what the next three days would be like.? Located at 9,070 feet above sea level, this is the highest commercial airport in North America, and about 50 yards to the…

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