For 2009, the Land Rover Range Rover Sport benefits from cosmetic changes, including new wheel designs, additional exterior color choices, updated metal vent bezels, new door pulls and updated console trim. The base Range Rover Sport luxury SUV is equipped with a 4.4L V8 engine that generates 300 hp and 315 lb-ft of torque, while the supercharged 4.2L V8 engine stomps out 390 hp and 410 lb-ft of torque. Both engines are attached to a six-speed automatic transmission offering three modes: automatic, sport and CommandShift. With handling and performance a definite plus, the four-wheel-drive, five-passenger Range Rover Sport is the first model to offer the Land Rover Dynamic Response suspension system, which is standard on the Supercharged trim and optional on the base trim. EPA-estimated fuel economy for the Range Rover Sport is 12 mpg city/18 mpg hwy. Standard safety equipment features antilock disc brakes and a full array of airbags, including driver front, passenger front, side-body front, side-head front and side-head rear. Land Rover Range Rover Sport photos show its luxurious interior and exterior features. Towing capacity is 7,716 pounds, when properly equipped.
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