Style Icon: Kahn Range Rover Sport RS300 Vesuvius Edition
Kahn Range Rover Sport RS300 Vesuvius Edition is definitely going to be a style icon one day. The seductive proportions of this santorini black metallic combined with the Vesuvius orange beauty effect in an elegant vehicle which screams for attention.
To go further into details, the exterior package here is aerodynamically efficient exterior and consists of a lower front bumper lip extension, RS- front grille with 3D mesh, brake calipers finished in Vesuvius orange, RS vented front wheel arches with integrated front air dams, grille insert in Vesuvius orange, exhaust side vents in matte pearl grey & body colour, Kahn enamel wing shields, front wheel arch LED light strips, painted floating roof and bonnet stripe, door handles in matte grey and Kahn branding.
What is more important however, is what stays under the hood of this Range Rover Sport. There can be found the 3.0 SDV6 engine which generates 256 hp (188 kW) at 4,000rpm coupled with 600 Nm (443 lb-ft) at 2,000rpm (torque).
This means that the vehicle is able to accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h in just 8.4 seconds. Furthermore, the engine is mated to the new ZF 8HP70 eight-speed automatic gearbox, offering silky shifts and improved fuel economy. In addition, Kahn's cross hair exhausts in stainless steel is also featured here. In fact, it reflects an attraction to a pluto-matic lifestyle.
Of course, this Rover couldn't go without the necessary interior enhancements, which are another unique feature of this model. In details, it has been upgraded to a magnificent level with a RS Vesuvius style diamond quilted and perforated black leather interior with Vesuvius orange trim, diamond gear selector, interior facia trim pieces, Kahn Vesuvius speedo, vented foot pedals in machined aluminium, centre glove box – diamond quilt with carbon stripe, Kahn illuminated door entry sill plates in stainless steel, Kahn Vesuvius orange time clock, privacy tinted glass, seat logos, clock bezel surround finished with Swarovski diamonds, door panel tops in quilted and perforated leather with orange stitching, Kahn Vesuvius orange rev counter, Leather quilted binnacle and rear tailgate centre trim 3D carbon finish.
What is left is the wheel-tyre combination. The vehicle runs on Kahn's RS Black wheels with orange pinstripe in sizes 9.5 x 22 inches at the front and 10.5 x 22 inches at the rear. Thanks to their simple and clean lines, soft organic surfaces on the edge of the spoke and a purposeful mechanical centre, the RS600 wheels are synonymous with elegance and innovation.
Source: A.Kahn Design