JLR launches Range Rover Velar priced up to Rs 1.38 crore

first_imgNew Delhi, Dec 7 (PTI) Tata Motors-owned Jaguar Land Rover today launched its latest SUV model, Range Rover Velar in India priced between Rs 78.83 lakh and Rs 1.38 crore (ex- showroom Delhi).The company will start deliveries of the model by end of January 2018. It expects the Range Rover Velar to be one of its main volume drivers in the SUV segment.”The Velar fills a gap in our Range Rover portfolio between Evoque and Discovery Sport. This is a product which will help us tremendously in the market and we expect this to be one of our mainstays in SUV segment,” Jaguar Land Rover India President & MD Rohit Suri told PTI.The new model will be available in three engine options of 2-litre petrol, 2-litre diesel and 3-litre diesel.The 2-litre engine variant in both petrol and diesel options are priced between Rs 78.83 lakh and Rs 91.86 lakh; while the 3-litre diesel variant is tagged at a price ranging from Rs 1.1-1.38 crore (all prices ex-showroom Delhi).Suri said the model will be fully imported and the company has received almost “100 per cent pre-bookings for up to March next year”.”The response we have got for the Range Rover Velar has been tremendous,” he said without disclosing the booking numbers.So far in the April-September period this fiscal, JLR sales have grown 45 per cent over the year-ago period, he said, adding the company expected to carry forward the sales momentum on the back of new products and network expansion.JLRs SUV portfolio in India includes Discovery Sport (starting price Rs 42 lakh); Range Rover Evoque (Rs 44.44�lakh); Discovery (Rs 71.38�lakh); Range Rover Sport (Rs 93.82 lakh) and Range Rover (Rs 1.66 crore). PTI RKL ANUadvertisementlast_img read more

Dont Bother Returning to Greece!

first_imgTweetPinShare0 Shares Embarrassment from the Greek Champions…Olympiacos fell 1-0 in Israel to Hapoel Be’er Sheva and their run in this year’s UEFA Champions League comes to an end. Another tragic performance from the Erythrolefki as they seemed extremely unprepared for qualifying over two legs and will now continue in the UEFA Europa League Playoff Qualifying Round. Drastic changes are expected at Olympiacos with the club’s president, Vaggelis Marinakis, telling the players after the first leg “if you do not progress in Israel, don’t bother returning home!”The first half produced minimal chances for either team with Kapino denying Hapoel Be’er Sheva from the best opportunity of the half. The hosts were the better side in the first 45 minutes as Olympiacos continued to look troubling on the pitch, similar to the first leg.Hapoel created the first opportunity of the second half with Kapino coming away with a great save to keep the scores goalless. The pace of the game fell drastically with neither team threatening the opposing goal. However with 10 minutes remaining, the hosts found the opener with a great left-footed strike from Tzedek, giving Hapoel the lead on aggregate. Despite needing only one goal to progress, Olympiacos continued their tragic showing without creating a SINGLE chance in the final 10 minutes and embarrassingly bowed out of this year’s Champions League. Hapoel celebrated their upset over the Greek giants and will play in the UEFA Champions League Playoff Qualifying Round.As for Olympiacos, they will now continue in the UEFA Europa League Playoff Qualifying round. Drastic changes are expected at the club as the team seemed completely unprepared for qualifying. President Vaggelis Marinakis was quite clear after the first leg, telling the players and coaching staff that if they do not progress in Israel do not bother returning to Greece. Although Olympiacos will not compete in the Champions League for the first time since the 2010-2011 season, the Erythrolefki are one qualifying round away from the Europa League Group Stage.ource: AGONAsport.com (Facebook – Instagram)last_img read more