Charl Bosch
Online Motoring Reporter
4 minute read
23 Oct 2019
9:32 am

Potent new Range Rover Velar SVA daft in name only

Charl Bosch

Its daft name aside, the Velar SVA is arguably the ideal model within the Range Rover line-up

With most of the world’s attention having been fixated on the Frankfurt Motor Show where the covers came off of the long awaited, all-new Land Rover Defender last month, it would be fair to assume that Solihull’s prior headline maker, the Range Rover Velar, had become too ensconced in its moniker as it no longer reigned as the model attracting all of the news within the Indian-owned British automaker’s line-up. Taking its name from the Latin word velaris meaning veil, which last featured on the concept Range Rover back in 1969, the Velar has been a runaway success since its...