Range Rover Sport – Luxury Electric Hybrid

Introduction – Range Rover Sport P440e

Land Rover is one of the few automakers that has been a pioneer in electric hybrid technology. The Range Rover Sport P440E is Land Rover’s flagship plug-in hybrid vehicle, and it’s available for purchase now.

The Range Rover Sport P440e takes all the best features of the standard Range Rover Sport and adds advanced hybrid technology for improved performance and fuel economy. At its heart, there’s an all-aluminium body with a steeply raked windshield designed to give drivers better visibility for off-roading or driving on rough terrain. The interior features high quality leather and wood trim with plenty of space for five passengers plus luggage in the rear compartment or trunk area (depending on which variant you choose).

Range Rover Sport – plug-in electric and hybrid

The Range Rover Sport P440e Is Land Rover’s Foray Plug-In Hybrids

The Range Rover Sport P440e is Land Rover’s foray into plug-in hybrids. Plug-in hybrids are a combination of a petrol engine and an electric motor that can be charged at home, or when driving on the road. The Range Rover Sport P440e goes up to 51 miles on electric power alone. Charging time takes less than 2 hours using a 7.2 kW wall box charger – which is included in your purchase price at no extra cost.

Overview Of Specifications

The Range Rover Sport P440e is a luxury sports utility vehicle (SUV) that can be driven in hybrid mode or as an electric vehicle. The Range Rover Sport P440e has a plug-in hybrid drivetrain, which means that it uses two sources of power: electricity when you need it and gasoline when you don’t.

Engine – The Land Rover Sport P440e has a 2,996cc engine and maximum power of 355hp. It has a maximum torque of 369.0lb-ft/rpm and an automatic transmission.

Weight – The Land Rover Sport P440e has a curb weight of 4,990 pounds and a gross vehicle weight of 7,095 pounds.

Towing – The Land Rover Sport P440e has a maximum towing capacity of 77,162 lbs and a maximum vehicle and trailer combination of 148,151 lbs. It also has a maximum coupling point (nose weight) of 330.7 lbs.

Dimensions – The Land Rover Sport P440e has a height of 71.7 inches, a length of 194.7 inches, a width of 80.6 inches with mirrors folded, a width of 87.0 inches with mirrors out, a front wheel track of 67.0 inches, a rear wheel track of 67.1 inches, and a wheelbase of 118 inches.

Cargo Specs – The Land Rover Sport P440e has a height of 33.30 inches, a width of 55.20 inches, a width between arches of 43.50 inches, a length behind first row of 71.90 inches, a volume behind first row of 118.00 cubic feet, a length behind second row of 38.20 inches, and a volume behind second row of 31.90 cubic feet.

Turning Radius – The Land Rover Sport P440e has a turning radius of 41.1 to 35.9 meters kerb-to-kerb and 41.8 to 37.5 meters wall-to-wall. It takes 2.80 turns lock-to-lock.

Battery and Electric Motor

The battery for the hybrid system is a lithium-ion unit with a capacity of 38.2kWh mounted beneath floor.

Petrol Engine And Electric Motor Specifications Of The Range Rover Sport

The Range Rover Sport’s petrol engine is a 4.0-litre V6 turbocharged petrol engine, while the electric motor is an AC synchronous electric motor. The combined output of these two components is 340 hp and 510 lb-ft of torque—which should be enough to get you out of any jam!

All-Aluminium Body And Exterior Of The Electric Hybrid Range Rover Sport

With its all-aluminium body, the Range Rover Sport Electric Hybrid is stronger than steel, lighter and better for fuel economy. This makes it one of the most efficient SUVs on the road today.

The use of aluminium has allowed Land Rover to achieve class leading torsional rigidity with a 50% improvement in bending stiffness compared to its predecessor.

Other exterior features of the Land Rover Sport P440e include premium LED headlights with signature daytime running lights, heated, electric, power fold, memory door mirrors with approach lights and auto-dimming driver side, and privacy glass.

Hybrid Powertrain Electric Range And Speed

The hybrid powertrain is an electric motor with a battery pack, providing seamless all-electric performance. The e-Range Rover Sport offers a maximum of 137mph, 0-60mph in 5.3 seconds and a range of up to 30 miles – ideal for commuting in the city or travelling short distances on your way home from work.

Interior Features And Technology

The engines feature stop/start technology that turns off the engine when idling or at low speeds to reduce emissions and improve fuel economy as well as Active Dynamics Response (ADR), which helps balance out weight on uneven terrain for more comfortable driving characteristics over rough terrain such as steep hills, gravel roads or mud bogs

The car also comes with a Pivi Pro infotainment system with a 13.1” touchscreen. This system includes online features such as data plans and Amazon Alexa support. The P440e also features wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto support, as well as a Meridian sound system.

3D Surround Camera

The Range Rover Sport P440e is equipped with a new feature called the 3D Surround Camera. It’s a 360-degree camera system that produces 3D images and video. You can download the images or video from the car to your smartphone via WiFi, connect it to Google Street View apps like Google Earth and Google Maps (or any other app), and view the surrounding area in 3D. The system also works indoors, so you can use it as a security system when parked at home or as you’re walking around shops at night.

The 3D image quality is very good: clear and bright enough for navigation purposes but not too distracting for driving at night either.

Towing And Wading Capabilities

The P440e can tow up to 77,000 lbs or 35,000 kg which is the same as its petrol-powered counterpart. It also has a wading depth of 35 in (89 cm), making it suitable for light offroad driving through shallow puddles or streams.

Price Range And Trims Of The Range Rover Sport P440E

The price range as of 2022 as far as we can tell is from $106,000 to $112,000 which puts it in the luxury car range. The Land Rover Sport comes in three different trims. The HSE, HSE Dynamic and the SVR. The HSE comes with a 3.0-liter V6 engine and can seat up to seven passengers. The HSE Dynamic is similar to the HSE but comes with a few additional features. These features include a panoramic sunroof and a heated steering wheel. The SVR is the highest trim on the Sport. It comes with a 5.0-liter V8 engine that produces 550 horsepower.


The Range Rover Sport P440e is a welcome addition to the Land Rover line up. It’s an exciting car with a lot of potential and it’s great to see that they have added electric hybrid technology into their lineup.

Anne Lauer
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Anna Lauer is a writer, gardener, and homesteader living in rural Wisconsin. She has written for Mother Earth News, Grit, and Hobby Farms magazines. Anna is writing a new book about growing your food for free and an ultimate guide to producing food at little to no cost. When shes not writing or gardening, Anna enjoys spending time with her husband and two young daughters.

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