You want a new luxury SUV, so you need to know the differences between the 2021 Range Rover vs. 2021 Range Rover Velar. At Land Rover Cherry Hill, we do a complete comparison between the Range Rover vs. Range Rover Velar models. Our Range Rover evaluation looks at the pricing, features, dimensions and more.
The 2021 Range Rover features a $92,000 MSRP, compared to the Range Rover Velar starting price of $56,900.
New 2021 Range Rover models have several powertrain options. The standard setup is a 355-horsepower turbocharged six-cylinder with four-wheel-drive and an eight-speed automatic transmission. Another step up brings us to the 395-horsepower version of this engine. However, there are also 518- and 557-horsepower supercharged V8 engines. Aside from these, you can choose the 398-horsepower plug-in hybrid or a 254-horsepower turbodiesel V6. When properly equipped, the 2021 Range Rover can tow up to 7716 pounds.
In comparison, the Range Rover Velar includes a 247-horsepower 2.0-liter turbo-four with an eight-speed automatic transmission. There is also a 335-horsepower or 395-horsepower turbocharged in-line six available. When properly equipped, the 2021 Range Rover Velar can tow up to 1653 pounds.
Both Range Rover models will hold five occupants comfortably. The 2021 Range Rover contains 34.5 cubic feet behind the back row and 70.9 cubic feet with those seats folded. However, there is a long-wheelbase SUV available, which increases the cargo space to 77.5 cubic feet. The 2021 Range Rover Velar contains 31 cubic feet of space behind the back row and 63 cubic feet when those seats are folded.
The 2021 Range Rover includes keyless entry, tri-zone automatic climate control, push-button start, a hands-free power liftgate and a panoramic moonroof. It also includes dual ten-inch touch screens, Android Auto, Apple CarPlay, a navigation system, HD Radio, satellite radio, a 12.3-inch digital gauge cluster, satellite radio, Bluetooth, a 13-speaker sound system, a Wi-Fi hotspot and USB ports. The 2021 Range Rover Velar comes equipped with dual ten-inch touch screens, a navigation system, a premium 12-speaker Meridian audio system, Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, two USB ports, Bluetooth, HD Radio and satellite radio. It also includes a Wi-Fi hot spot, a 12.3-inch digital instrument cluster and a premium 17-speaker Meridian audio system. You can also expect dual-zone automatic climate control, a panoramic roof, proximity keyless entry, an auto-dimming rearview mirror and a universal garage door opener.
The 2021 Land Rover Range Rover exterior dimensions are 197-207′′ L x 78′′ W x 73-74′′ H, while the 2021 Range Rover Velar is rated at 189′′ L x 76′′ W x 66′′ H. You can choose 19-, 20-, 21- or 22-inch wheels with your Range Rover, or choose from these options and 18-inch wheels with the Velar. Plus, the new Range Rover provides your choice of 28 colors, while the Velar models have nine.
The 2021 Range Rover comes standard with front and rear parking sensors, a rearview camera, forward collision warning, lane departure warning, automatic emergency braking and lane keep assist. The 2021 Range Rover Velar includes those features and adds a surround-view parking camera system, rain-sensing windshield wipers, blind spot monitoring, automatic emergency braking, rear cross traffic alert, pedestrian detection, bicyclist detection, traffic sign recognition and automatic speed limiting.