Range Rover Hybrid drive across Asia on the Silk trail Mail Online

8 Апр 2014 | Author: | Комментарии к записи Range Rover Hybrid drive across Asia on the Silk trail Mail Online отключены
Land Rover HYBRID

Conquering the Silk Trail: New Range Rovers tackle 10,500-mile route across

The new hybrid 4x4s took 53 to travel from England to on the 10,472-mile journey

Drivers high altitudes and dangerous conditions along the journey traverses 13 countries

126 shares

comments

A team of Range drivers has completed the first hybrid expedition across the Trail’ — covering a 10,500 miles from to India.

Land Rover to come up with a gruelling way of out its new eco-friendly prototype, so set drivers the of completing the epic trip Solihull in the Midlands to Mumbai.

The trail saw the cars traversing 13 along the way, encountering of mud and gravel tracks on the route was designed to connect Asia to for trading over 2,000 ago.


The new Range Rover prototypes take on the 10,500-mile from England to India, through 13 different countries the way

The team took 53 days to the journey which saw them temperatures of up to 43C and dangerously high

Cattle grids, river and mountain-edge trails were of the challenges drivers faced the trip which took 53 to complete.

The convoy of three Rovers and four support drove through Europe travelling through Russia, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, China, and finally India.

For seven days, the team drove at between 11,000 and 17,648 — a location where air is significantly — making it difficult for humans and combustion

But the Range Rover prototypes, have a 3-litre diesel as well as an electric motor, through the difficult conditions and around 37mpg.

The new hybrid features three driver-selectable and combines Land Rover¿s SDV6 diesel engine a 35kW electric motor

In mode, the hybrid off-roader can at speeds of up to 30mph for one mile the diesel engine kicks in

Land Rover HYBRID

A of 15 punctures were suffered en while four wheels damaged by deep potholes, and windscreens cracked by stones on loose surfaces.

The hybrid powertrain features driver-selectable modes and combines Rover’s 3-litre SDV6 engine with a 35kW motor integrated with the ZF automatic transmission.

Emissions are by 26 per cent and the hybrids are capable of 44mpg, with the hybrid weighing less than

In electric mode, the hybrid can travel at speeds of up to 30mph for one before the diesel engine in.

The hybrid model, which be on British roads next was unveiled in August as the car giant to increase sales which to impress.

Jaguar Land Rover last week it had its best September performance, selling vehicles — up 17 per cent.

In Jaguar Land Rover 357,773 vehicles, up 30 per cent. Of Jaguar sold 53,847 and Land Rover sold vehicles.

In the 12 months to 31 March Jaguar Land Rover profit before tax of £1.675 with revenues of £15.8

Jaguar Land Rover last week it had its best September performance, selling vehicles — up 17 per cent

Land Rover HYBRID
Land Rover HYBRID
Land Rover HYBRID
Land Rover HYBRID
Land Rover HYBRID
Land Rover HYBRID
Land Rover HYBRID
Land Rover HYBRID
Land Rover HYBRID

Interesting articles

Tagged as:

Other articles of the category "Land Rover":

Twitter-news
Our partners
Follow us
Contact us
Our contacts

dima911@gmail.com

423360519

About this site

For all questions about advertising, please contact listed on the site.


Catalog ALL Electric Cars and hybrid/ News and Information about Electric Car and Electric Vehicle Technologies, batteries for vehicle catalog with specifications, pictures, ratings, reviews and discusssions about Electric and Hybrid cars - Green energy