(4.3) 21 reviews
MSRP: $8,536$18,536
Body Style: Sport Utility
Combined MPG: 15-16
Engine: 300-hp, 4.4-liter V-8 (premium)
Drivetrain: 4x4
Seats: 5
2006 Land Rover Range Rover Sport

Our Take on the 2006 Land Rover Range Rover Sport

Our Take

In addition to the redesigned Range Rover, Land Rover is launching a Range Rover Sport for 2006 that was inspired by the Range Stormer concept seen at auto shows. The new Range Rover Sport model has a performance focus, while the regular Range Rover is viewed as the luxury edition.The automaker s... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Fuel economy
  • Rear seat space
  • Rear seat folding action
  • Hefty curb weight
  • Power door lock switches in middle of dash

Notable Features

  • Choice of two V-8 engines
  • Six-speed automatic
  • Standard navigation system
  • Optional adaptive cruise control
  • Optional cooled storage box


Our Expert Reviews

Are fuel-chugging SUVs like Land Rover's new Range Rover Sport at risk during these times of high gas prices? Let's be serious: Most Land Rover customers couldn't care less about gas costs. If they did, why would they ever purchase a vehicle with fuel economy estimates in the mid-teens? Land Rovers aren't about sipping gas; they're luxurious mobile living rooms that can... Read full review for the 2006 Land Rover Range Rover Sport

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Consumer Reviews


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RR Sport

by scranor from on February 13, 2012

I've owned one of these for six years and it has been absolutely trouble free and reliable. It is very safe and comfortable to drive for short and long distances. Highway gas mileage is relatively goo... Read Full Review

2 Trims Available

A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up.

It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.


Crash-Test Reports


There are currently 6 recalls for this car.

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