January 28 in Moscow at the restaurant "Yar" ceremony was held automotive award "Golden Horn." British car brand RangeRoverSportlegendarnoy LandRoverstal winner in the "full-size SUV».
Surpassing more than worthy competitors, among whom were the other models of the brand Land Rover, RangeRoverSportstal the prestigious award "Golden Horn" and was highly appreciated by the jury. This luxury SUV, updated in 2010, combines a stunning ride, unmatched power, luxury, sophisticated design, and environmental friendliness.
The annual award was established by the newspaper "Horn", which this year celebrates its 20th anniversary. "Golden Horn" is traditionally awarded to the best new vehicles in various categories. Winners in each category selects jury, which includes the management of the Association "Russian Automobile Dealers' (ROAD) and leading journalists of the newspaper" Horn ».
"This award is very important to us. We are proud of the fact that the award was just RangeRoverSport, because this car is fully reflects the philosophy of the brand and the breadth of capability represents Land Rover, - said Dmitry Kolchanov, CEO JaguarLandRoverRossiya, receiving the award. - Prize "Golden Horn" is today one of the most prestigious and important in the automotive business community. It's safe to say that this award ensures the success of a new car in Russia ».
Range Rover Sport
New Engines Range Rover Sport demonstrate exceptional performance and economy. The car is fitted with: diesel LR-TDV6 3.0 liter capacity 245 hp with two turbochargers, petrol atmospheric LR-V8 5.0 liter capacity 375 hp and LR-V8 5.0 liter 510 hp with a supercharger. Improved 6-speed automatic transmission ZF HP28 with smooth switching and intelligent sport mode.
In the Range Rover Sport 2010 model year, the award-winning recognition surface Terrain Response ™, acquired new functions, to further expand the off-road capabilities of the car. Further development of the "stones/small move" prevents rollover when driving over boulders and provides a more secure passage of rocky terrains. For soft sand - one of the most energy-intensive types of surface - update program "movement in the sand", significantly facilitates the movement of the car. The famous traffic control system under a bias (HillDescentControl) improved by the addition of Gradient Release Control. It prevents the launch acceleration while going down a steep slope, increasing control of the vehicle and removing potentially dangerous drifts that may occur when you release the brakes on steep sections.
In the Range Rover Sport for the first time applied the new dynamic adaptive system that uses technology-based forecasting models and continually optimizes damper settings for a variety of road conditions. Instead of the usual high-shock absorbers are installed with the application DampTronicValveTechnology ™. The system optimizes the height of the body and to respond quickly to the style of driving. Improved steering improves control over the vehicle. Depending on the actions of the driver, the system in case of emergency braking uses. Roll Stability Control system provides selective braking to prevent the wheels turning. Just set the adaptive cruise control.
The central elements of better relief appearance was the new LED lights, two-piece grille, enlarged air intakes, and a new front bumper blends harmoniously with the wings of a new form, creating a simple, contoured surface. The interior of the new Range Rover Sport are even better materials, including leather prevails. Designers have made a bet on a game of contrasting dark and light elements and the natural wood. The seats are more profound, and the new LED lights added. Range Rover Sport is now equipped with a 5 inch TFT-screen information system, which is located in an upgraded instrument panel. The new Portable Audio Interface is used to connect a variety of devices, MP3-players, port for connecting i-Pod and other technologies, including a system of five digital cameras, easy parking and maneuvering.