NEW YORK — The new 2016 Land Rover Range Rover SVAutobiography flagship SUV will arrive at Land Rover dealerships this fall, starting at $200,490, Land Rover announced on Sunday. The SVAutobiography will debut at the 2015 New York Auto Show.
Pricing includes a $995 destination charge.
The SVAutobiography is produced by Jaguar Land Rover Special Vehicle Operations.
The company is calling it the "most luxurious and powerful series-production Range Rover in the model's successful 45-year history."
Exterior details include optional two-tone exterior paint in Santorini Black and nine color choices for the lower body. A new front grille is finished in Graphite Atlas and polished chrome. A new exhaust system adds quad polished chrome tailpipes.
The SVAutobiography features a 550-horsepower supercharged V8 engine linked to a ZF eight-speed automatic transmission.
Buyers can opt for a sliding wood luggage floor for easy loading and unloading. Cabin cues include a rear beverage chiller and mohair carpet mats.
Land Rover announced other updates for the 2016 Range Rover lineup.
They include the addition of a turbodiesel Range Rover HSE. The 3.0-liter Range Rover Td6 engine offers 254 hp and 28 mpg on the highway, according to the automaker.
Also new for the 2016 Range Rover HSE is a 380-hp supercharged 3.0-liter V6 engine. It delivers 40 more hp than the previous model.
Other upgrades include a standard rear-camera wash system and a new Surround Camera System with four cameras to improve the driver's visibility.
The updated 2016 Range Rover lineup also goes on sale this fall.
Edmunds says: SUV shoppers with deep pockets will want to put this special Range Rover at the top of their shopping lists.