2012 Land Rover Range Rover RS300 Vesuvius Edition by A. Kahn Design review and pictures

Posted on Tuesday, 9 October 2012 , 09:10:54 byAlina

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Land Rover Range Rover RS300 Vesuvius Edition by A. Kahn Design

Land Rover Range Rover RS300 model received a tuning package from aftermarket specialists from A- Kahn Design. In the end, the engineers have obtained the RS300 Vesuvius Edition, a model covered in a Santorini black metallic paint with Vesuvius orange accents. This is not all, the specialists have offered, but the list of features continues with an aerodynamic body kit that includes a new lower front bumper lip extension, RS vented front wheel arches with built-in front air dams, an RS front grille with a 3D mesh and front wheel arch LED light strips. At a closer look we can also see the new RS300 Vesuvius Edition features painted floating roof and hood stripe, orange black calipers and Kahn Enamel wing shields.

In terms of power train know that the new Range Rover features a 3.0-liter SDV engine capable of developing 256 horsepower and 600 Nm of torque. This output enables the car to accelerate from 0 to 60 mph in 8.4 seconds. The power produces is being transferred to the wheels through a new ZF 8HP70, 8-speed automatic transmission. This ensures fast gear changes and the fuel consumption remains at a low level.

In terms of interior, the aftermarket specialists have offered diamond quilted and perforated black leather with orange trim, a Kahn Vesuvius speedometer and also vented food pedals in machined aluminum. The new RS300 Vesuvius Edition model also features elements like and orange rev counter, illuminated door entry sill plates in stainless steel and a privacy tinted glass. It is true, the specialists have modified a lot and before the end, they have offered RS black wheels that now feature an orange stripe. This measures 9.5 x 22 on the front axle and 10.5 x 22 on the rear one. These are all the information available so far on the matter.