2016 Range Rover Evoque Facelift priced from 30,200 GBP in the UK

Article by Christian A., on April 17, 2015

Land Rover’s 2016 Range Rover Evoque that will arrive this September will be offered with a range of new technologies and design features that enhance the owner’s experience as well as boost efficiency and cut the running costs. Land Rover considers the Range Rover Evoque to be its fastest-selling model. For the 2016 model year, customers can opt for the EU6-compliant four-cylinder Ingenium engine that produces up to 68mpg for the eD4 2WD.

This advanced diesel engine was designed, engineered, and built in the UK. It leads in its class in terms of efficiency, refinement, and performance. Customers also get the chance to customize their Evoque with a wider range of both standard and optional equipment. Starting this September, the Range Rover Evoque will be available in these variants: SE, SE Tech, HSE Dynamic, HSE Dynamic Lux and Autobiography.

The exterior received several modifications including two new grille designs, new front bumper, all-LED headlamps (offered as an option), three new alloy wheel designs, and a tailgate spoiler. It features a new seat design with an updated interior scheme that’s more luxurious and is available in various new colours and materials. The model also comes with InControlTM Touch, the automaker’s new infotainment system.

The user gets an enhanced experience via an eight-inch touchscreen, with a variety of new applications and driver aids available. For the first time, a Land Rover model is equipped with a new Gesture Control feature. It allows the user to effortlessly access the boot space by opening the tailgate hands-free.

In the UK, the Range Rover Evoque is priced from £30,200 on the road to include the following new features as standard: Lane Departure Warning, rain sensing wipers, heated eight way adjustable front seats, powerfold door mirrors, Autonomous Emergency Braking (AEB), automatic headlamps, and automatic climate control on top of the 2015 model year specifications.

The Range Rover Evoque is the most efficient production Land Rover ever built due to its top-of-the-class new aluminium Ingenium diesel engine. The new TD4 engine is lighter than its predecessor by 20-30kg.

It comes with stiff cylinder blocks and decoupled injectors to guarantee low levels of vibration and noise intrusion and is offered in two power outputs. The 150PS (eD4 2WD) comes with a fuel economy of up to 68mpg and CO2 emissions of 109g/km (class-leading).

Meanwhile, the powerful 180PS unit provides 59mpg and CO2 emissions from 125g/km. The 150PS unit is more efficient than Evoque’s previous diesel engines by 18%. The Ingenium engines are available with a range of advanced features to guarantee excellent environmental performance, which includes variable valve timing and a series of low friction technologies.

NOx emissions are significantly reduced due to its selective catalytic reduction and a new low-pressure exhaust gas recirculation system. Running costs are lower because the service intervals for the TD4 engine have been extended from 16,000 miles to 21,000 miles.

Land Rover’s existing sophisticated 240PS Si4 petrol engine is also available on the 2016 Model Year Evoque. Si4 derivatives offer a powerful performance, capable of accelerating from zero to 100km/h (0-62mph) in only 7.6 seconds and it can reach a top speed of 217km/h (135mph) and boasts a fuel economy of 36mpg (7.8 l/100km) and have CO2emissions of 181g/km.

Press Release


From September, Land Rover’s fastest-selling model, the Range Rover Evoque will be available with a range of new design features and technologies that deliver better efficiency, lower running costs and an enhanced ownership experience.

The new for 2016 Model Year, the EU6-compliant four-cylinder Ingenium engine will be available in the Range Rover Evoque.  Designed, engineered and manufactured in the UK, Land Rover's advanced diesel engine boasts a class-leading combination of performance, refinement and efficiency.

Also for 2016 Model Year, Land Rover is offering customers even greater opportunity to personalise their Evoque.  From September, Evoque customers can select from SE, SE Tech, HSE Dynamic, HSE Dynamic Lux and Autobiography specifications seeing a transition towards the familiar specification levels typical of the rest of the Land Rover range.

The exterior design of the Evoque has been updated with carefully selected revisions including a new front bumper, two new grille designs, all-LED headlamps, tailgate spoiler and three new alloy wheel designs. Inside a new seat design sits amongst a refreshed interior scheme available in a selection of new colours and materials which have been introduced to refresh the Evoque’s character and provide even more luxury. Technology features such as a new infotainment system, accessed via an eight-inch touchscreen, provide a range of new applications and driver aids.

Jeremy Hicks, Jaguar Land Rover UK Managing Director said, “The 2016 Model Year Evoque with a new engine line up delivering outstanding CO2 emissions combined with intelligent and relevant technology will ensure that the Range Rover Evoque is an attractive proposition to both private and fleet & business customers.”

New engines

The new aluminium Ingenium diesel engine brings class-leading efficiency to the 2016 model year Range Rover Evoque, making it the most efficient production Land Rover ever. The TD4 engine, 20-30kg lighter than its predecessor with stiff cylinder blocks and decoupled injectors ensures low levels of vibration and noise intrusion and is available in two power outputs: 150PS (eD4 2WD) offering fuel economy of up to 68mpg* and class-leading CO2 emissions of 109g/km*, while the potent 180PS unit offers 59mpg* and CO2 emissions from 125g/km*. The 150PS unit is 18% more fuel efficiency versus the Evoque’s previous diesel engines.

A range of advanced features have been applied to the range of Ingenium engines to ensure outstanding environmental performance, including variable valve timing and a series of low friction technologies. Selective catalytic reduction and a new low-pressure exhaust gas recirculation system significantly reduce NOx emissions.

Service intervals for the TD4 engine have been extended from 16,000 miles to 21,000 miles to reduce running costs.

Ingenium performance at a glance:


Power (hp)

Fuel Economy Estimate (combined mpg)

CO2 Target (g/km)

eD4 2WD 6-spd Man
(Coupe / 5-door)


67.3 / 65.7

109 / 113

TD4 4WD 6-spd Man
(5-door only)




TD4 4WD 9-spd Auto
(Coupe / 5-door)


57.7 / 55.4

129 / 134

The 2016 model year Evoque is also offered with Land Rover’s existing advanced 240PS Si4 petrol engine. Delivering strong performance, Si4 derivatives can accelerate from 0-100km/h (0-62mph) in just 7.6 seconds and achieve a top speed of 217km/h (135mph) and return fuel economy of 36mpg* (7.8 l/100km) and CO2emissions of 181g/km*.

Efficient Capability

The 2016 model year Range Rover Evoque will be the first Land Rover vehicle to be designated as an ‘E-Capability’ variant. The most efficient models will wear a blue ‘Evoque’ badge, applied to the eD4 109g/km (coupe) and 113g/km (five-door) two-wheel drive derivatives, highlighting the status of Land Rover’s most efficient vehicles.

Advanced consumer-centric technology

The range of improvements engineered into the 2016 model year Range Rover Evoque includes a series of new convenience features with an all-new eight-inch InControlTM Touch touchscreen infotainment system providing a more intuitive experience.

InControlTM Touch is fitted as standard equipment on SE and SE Tech Evoque models, featuring easy-to-navigate menus and allowing users to swipe between screens just like a smartphone. Optional InControlTM Apps allows owners to access many popular smartphone apps using the centrally-mounted touchscreen on the central console.

Additionally, the six-speaker stereo system can be upgraded to include SD-card based satellite navigation with DAB radio featuring as standard across the range.

InControlTM Touch Plus, standard on HSE Dynamic and Autobiography, can also be specified, comprising HDD-based navigation, optional rear-seat entertainment system complete with a pair of eight-inch video screens with wireless digital headphones and an 11- or 17-speaker Meridian audio system.

An innovative gesture tailgate function also adds a new dimension to the convenience of Evoque ownership. It allows owners to automatically open and close the tailgate by waving a foot beneath the rear bumper whilst not compromising security. The handy feature is even compatible with a tow bar and greatly improves access to the luggage space when returning to the vehicle with bags of shopping.

Wheels and Paint

From 2016 Model Year 12 different wheel designs will be available ranging from 17” up to 20“ in a range of styles and finishes. New for SE TECH (and cost option for SE) is an 18” 7-spoke sparkle finish wheel. There is an additional 19” design option for HSE DYNAMIC and HSE DYNAMIC LUX (also available as a cost option for SE TECH) and new 20” sparkle finish design for SE TECH, HSE DYNAMIC and HSE DYNAMIC LUX that is also available in black as part of the Black Design Pack option.

During 2016 Model Year a choice of 13 exterior paint colours will be offered. The pallet includes two new colours, Baltoro Ice metallic and Waitomo Grey premium metallic.

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