Soon to be unveiled at the upcoming Geneva Motor Show 2011 is the new Range Rover Autobiography Ultimate Edition. This is where the hand-finished exclusive edition will be introduced to the world which will come with a luxurious interior which is handcrafted using superior and specifically selected leather for the inside.
This would be the flagship model for Range Rover where they have provided the best comfort and driving experience possible for everyone on board. For the driver, visibility and comfort is prioritized while the rear seat passenger could enjoy the most comfortable ride ever to be installed within any car from this brand. This is where you will get 2 stand alone electric rear seats with a rear console extension which comes with a drinks chiller and an aluminium table for notebooks as well as 2 Apple iPads. Giving you the table is one thing, including the computer is just sweet.
They have also included the high-end semi-aniline leather seating and Oxford leather fitted onto the door casings, wrapped on the steering wheel as well as on top of the dashboard. Apart from that, they have also used Kalahari wood veneers on the facia and the door top rolls which is a first for the car. There would be 2 body colours to choose from namely Otago Stone and Roussillon Red which will come with a new designed 20 inch multi spoke diamond alloy wheels.
Under the hood, you will get the 315 horsepower 4.4 liter LR-TRV8 diesel engine paired with an 8 speed transmission gearbox equipped with Drive Select system. Controlling the gears can be done flawlessly through its paddle shifters which is another nice touch here. this means that it will take you about 7.5 seconds to reach hundred. However, if you like, you can opt for the LR-V8 5.0 Supercharged engine which boosts out 511 horses, taking only 5.9 seconds to reach the century mark.
No news of the pricing yet for this iconic model which comes with the Terrain Response system as well as 5 different settings that can be used to power the car in different driving conditions. It also comes with Hill Start Assist and Gradient Acceleration Control. This model is a fully UK designed and developed model where it will only be made by order. However it will stop production once it reaches 500 units although it is available in 20 of its markets around the world.