New Range Rover and Range Rover Sport Plug-in Hybrids | Why Oslo shines as a beacon of electric mobility | Uncovering Mia Suki’s unbridled passion | How Project Hero is optimising crisis response for the Austrian Red Cross | A stunning Norwegian drive in the Range Rover Velar
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CONTENTS 08 SEE THE EVOLUTION of a unique British icon with the new Range Rover exhibition and manufacturing tour; it’s a Landmark for the Range Rover Evoque; enjoy faster refuelling with the Fill Up & Go app 22 LEADING THE CHARGE in Oslo – how this forward-thinking city is a beacon of low emissions and electric mobility 28 BE A BRIGHT SPARK and check out the new Range Rover and Range Rover Sport Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicles 32 MAKING THE BEST even better – the latest design and technology innovations further refine the New Range Rover 36 IMPROVING AN ICON needs careful consideration, like the work now underway to update London’s Big Ben and the Chelsea Hotel in New York 38 UNBRIDLED PASSION to creatively improve products and change the way we live drives BORN collective members, like equestrian fashion designer Mia Suki 42 SIR BEN AINSLIE reflects how the Land Rover BAR team’s inner strength, courage and passion drives them on to bounce back for the 36th America’s Cup 46 ENJOY A VISUAL FEAST with the EyeEm photographic competition 50 NEW DISCOVERIES IN STORE for Land Rover ambassador Ed Stafford and his wife Laura Bingham as they map out their next adventure with baby son Ranulph 54 SCALE NEW HEIGHTS of luxurious performance and capability with the formidable New Range Rover Sport SVR 60 MAKE IT PLAIN SAILING to enjoy exclusive, hassle-free experiences at sea – just go online before stepping onboard 64 GOOD COMMAND of any emergency helps save lives, and Land Rover’s ‘Project Hero’ will serve to optimise crisis response for the Austrian Red Cross 70 NATURAL SPLENDOUR aplenty as we take a first drive in the stunning Range Rover Velar on- and off-road in Norway 76 WATCH THIS SPACE as we take a closer look at Swiss watch maker Zenith’s new Range Rover Velar timepiece 78 ICE ACADEMY experiences in the Swedish Arctic Circle combine extreme nature with warm hospitality 80 VALUING MEMORIES over objects is a sign you’re a modern collector 82 YOU’RE IN GOOD HANDS when learning about your All-New Discovery with the innovative iGuide smartphone app Editor in Chief David Barnwell Automotive Editor Neal Anderson Senior Art Director Dan Delaney Creative Director Michael Darling Designer Andreas Meiler Designer Thomas Saible Designer David Klingl Sub-Editor Paul Entwistle Sub-Editor Jelena Pecic Photo Editor Katjana Frisch Production Director Marie Bressem Production Manager Nadja Göricke Business Director Alex Robb Account Manager Adrianna Juraszek Account Manager Hannah McDonald Jaguar Land Rover Direct Marketing Manager, Customer Magazines Simon Pick MD Production Unit Dr. Markus Schönmann For all advertising enquiries please contact: Katherine Galligan Katherine@metropolist.co.uk 00 44 207 887 6146 Vishal Raghuvanshi Vishal@metropolist.co.uk 00 44 207 887 6147 Land Rover Onelife magazine is published by Spark44 Limited, The White Collar Factory, 1 Old Street Yard, London EC1Y 8AF on behalf of Land Rover, Abbey Road, Whitley, Coventry CV3 4LF. Copyright Spark44 Ltd. 2017. All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or part is prohibited without the written permission of the publisher. Opinions expressed are those of the author and not Land Rover. While every care is taken compiling the contents of Land Rover Onelife magazine, specifications, features and equipment shown in this magazine are subject to change and may vary by country. All necessary permissions were obtained for film and photography in restricted access areas, and information was correct at time of going to print. For additional vehicle information, please contact your authorised Land Rover retailer. This magazine does not accept unsolicited manuscripts, photographs or illustrations, and cannot accept any responsibility for them. Drive responsibly on- and off-road. PHOTOGRAPHY: NICK DIMBLEBY COVER ILLUSTRATION: CRUSCHIFORM 4
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