The high price of luxury
The new Evoque is a grand vehicle with extras to suit all needs
The 30 variants range in price from $53,395 to $77,395.
From July there will be an entry level ed4 110kw diesel model available with twowheel drive from $49,990. The price range overlaps thebmw X1 and X3, and starts less than the slightly bigger Audi Q5.
The Pure trim level has 17-inch alloy wheels, LED front foglights, leather-trimmed seats, colour audio display with eight-speaker sound, rear parking sensors, driver information centre, climate control aircon, push-button start, Bluetooth with audio streaming and an ‘‘ Oxford leather’’ steering wheel with controls for phone, audio and cruise control.
Prestige adds full leather interior with real wood trim, xenon headlights and touchscreen for the 380-watt Meridian sound system with 11 speakers and two USB ports.