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    Range Rover Evoque Coupe Quietly Leaves U.S.

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      RIP Evoque Coupe (for the U.S.)

    If you want a Range Rover Evoque Coupe, you might want to snap up a 2017 model as soon as possible. Motor Authority reports that Land Rover will stop selling the Evoque Coupe in the U.S. at the end of this year. The reason given was due to slow sales. Surprisingly, Motor Authority notes that the Evoque Convertible outsells the coupe.

    Last month, Land Rover announced some changes to the 2018 Evoque lineup with the big news being an all-new turbocharged 2.0L four-cylinder. The new engine produces either 237 horsepower and 251 pound-feet of torque or 286 horsepower and 295 pound-feet of torque.

    Source: Motor Authority

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    I am quietly rejoicing inside.

     

    OK...not so quietly...

    One crossover gone and done. The death of the crossover has to start somewhere...hopefully this is a start! (I aint holding my breath though)

     

    Edited by oldshurst442

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    Just no market for a 2dr crossover w/ zero outward visibility, I guess...it was the Camaro of crossovers with it's silly tiny windows.

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    Who would think that a 2dr crossover would actually sell in numbers that were not laughable?  This feels a lot like Lincoln Blackwood redux from 2005.

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