(4.4) 18 reviews
MSRP: $11,037$22,205
Body Style: Sport Utility
Combined MPG: 15
Engine: 300-hp, 4.4-liter V-8 (premium)
Drivetrain: 4x4
Seats: 5
2008 Land Rover Range Rover Sport

Our Take on the 2008 Land Rover Range Rover Sport

Our Take

Land Rover's venerable Range Rover can tackle tough offroad terrain that would foil less-capable SUVs, yet still has the cachet to warrant a front-and-center parking space at upscale hotels. Fortunately, much of the Range Rover's style has carried over to the automaker's less expen... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Fuel economy
  • Rear seat space
  • Rear seat folding action
  • 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

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.