The Land Rover Range Rover Sport SVR (L494) is a high-performance trim of the second-generation mid-size SUV manufactured by Land Rover.
It was announced on August 11, 2014 at Pebble Beach by Land Rover, and was revealed with numerous alterations over the Evoque's design aesthetic of the other second-generation Range Rover Sport models.
Fitted with a new front bumper with large ducts, the rear bumper was also altered to allow for a revised diffuser and twin exhaust tips.
Need for Speed: Payback
The Range Rover Sport SVR appears in Need for Speed: Payback following its required usage in the Titanium Trial questline included with the March Update, and was revealed on May 29, 2018 to be a downloadable add-on with the release of the June Update on June 19, 2018.
It could not be purchased or used in-game beyond in its featured Castrol Titanium Time Trial event, but its presence in-game, with multiple visual customisation parts and performance parts, was known before its June 19, 2018 release.
It can only be driven in event two of the Titanium Trials - Dust Off My Shoulder.
|Event specific vehicle.|
|Top Speed 151|
|0 - 60 3.10|
|1/4 Mile 11.10|
|N2O Capacity 6.0|
|N2O Power 6.0|
Need for Speed: Heat
The Range Rover Sport SVR appears in Need for Speed: Heat following an article, revealing it to be part of the game's official car list, was published on August 19, 2019, and appears in the NFS: Heat Studio app as part of container 10, which was released on October 22, 2019.
The stock Range Rover Sport SVR can be unlocked in Need for Speed: Heat.
The Rannge Rover Sport SVR suffers from severe understeer due to its large size and mass, but can get over 1500 horsepower once engine-swapped.
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