Land Rover are geared to reveal the Evoque Convertible Concept vehicle will explore the potential for the world’s first premium convertible S.U.V.
The concept has been developed by Land Rover Design Director, Gerry McGovern. According to McGovern, The Evoque is not a traditional convertible design and instead they have worked with the Evoque’s lines to retain its distinct shape to create a unique design
The soft-top convertible concept is based on the Range Rover Evoque Coupe. It features a fully retractable premium roof system with a Roll Over Protection System [ROPS]. The vehicle has been developed in manner that key Land Rover characteristics are retained including a command driving position and all-terrain capability.
The new convertible body style has been achieved with minimal changes to weight and torsional rigidity. The hood is housed in a neat tapered finisher with the roof mechanism stowed discretely below the belt-line.
Inside, the concept is packed with Evoque’s award winning technology including Terrain Response, surround cameras, Park Assist and class leading infotainment featuring an 8-inch dual view touch screen and a sound system from British audio experts, Meridian. The Evoque Convertible Concept features unique 21-inch Titan silver wheels and is finished in a new metallic Causeway Grey paint. The interior is in Lunar and Ivory with leather seats featuring sporty perforated panels and Ivory contrast stitching.
This could be a legend in the making. The combination of the sportiness of a convertible meshed with the durability of an S.U.V shrieks WINNER!