See How the Range Rover Evolved Over 48 Years

Between 1969 and 2017, the Range Rover has come a long way.


Land Rover is celebrating 30 years of being on US soil with the new 2017 Range Rover SVAutobiography Dynamic, on sale this month. It’ll come with the same 5.0-liter V8 as the Range Rover Sport SVR, which means it’ll use 500 lb-ft of torque to get from 0–60 in 5.1 seconds. Pretty damn impressive for a 16-foot luxury SUV that weighs 6,834 pounds.

What might be equally impressive, though, is just how much the Range Rover has evolved over its 48-year lifespan. Land Rover made a short animation showing just that, highlighting design features and first-to-market tech introduced on the Range Rover. Here’s to the next half century.

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