IAB Report – Land Rover Freelander 2 Sterling Edition launched in India

Anjan

Anjan Ravi, I'm a true-blooded petrolhead. Hope you enjoy our news stories, launch coverages, motorshow coverages and test drive reports.

Special edition Freelander gets a sporty exterior.

Land Rover India today launched a special edition on the Freelander 2 which will be phased out next year. Called the Sterling Edition, it sees the SUV getting a few exterior updates.

Additional features come in the form of 17-inch Five-Split Spoke alloy wheels with anthracite finish, a dark ‘atlas’ grille with a dark atlas fender and side vents, a tailgate spoiler, front and rear aprons, lower door claddings and a single exhaust with a bright finish.

Land Rover Freelander 2 Sterling Edition press shot
The Sterling Edition is powered by the same 2.2-liter diesel engine producing 147 bhp.

The Sterling Edition will be available in limited numbers and is priced at INR 44.41 lakhs, ex-Showroom Mumbai, pre-Octroi. The car celebrates Land Rover’s 5-year presence in India, says the company.

There are no mechanical changes, and the Sterling Edition continues to be powered by the 2.2-liter four-cylinder diesel engine which produces 147 bhp and 420 Nm of torque. It is paired to a 6-speed automatic transmission sending drive to all wheels. The SUV accelerates from 0-100 km/h in 11.2 seconds and achieves a top-speed of 181 km/h.

Also read: Land Rover Freelander’s successor, Discovery Sport, revealed

The Freelander is assembled in India at JLR’s facility in Pune, Maharashtra.

Land Rover Freelander 2 Sterling Edition – Press Release

[Head to Slideshare if you’re unable to view the document above.]

Land Rover Freelander 2 Sterling Edition – Specification Sheet

[Can’t see the spec sheet above? Head to Slideshare]

Contribute to IAB
Submit Spyshots & get Bragging rights! Click Here
Custom Mods on your ride? Get it featured on IAB Submit

Land Rover Freelander News & Updates

Land Rover Experience Land Rover Freelander hill climb

JLR-assisted Tata Q501, Q502 premium SUVs to feature 2L Fiat MultiJet engine – Report

Land Rover Experience Land Rover Freelander water wading

IAB Report – Land Rover off-road experience highlights the Freelander’s potential

Land Rover Discovery Sport vs Freelander front

Old vs New – Land Rover Discovery Sport vs Freelander

Mingjun M3 S1 patent front

Report – After Evoque, Freelander too gets copied in China

Land Rover Freelander Metropolis variant front

IAB Report – Land Rover Freelander Metropolis Edition announced

Land Rover Discovery Vision Concept press shot front

Report – Land Rover Freelander successor to be called Discovery Sport