2021 Range Rover Sport vs. 2021 Range Rover Velar

2021 Range Rover Sport vs. 2021 Range Rover Velar

2021 Range Rover Sport

vs.

2021 Range Rover Velar

$69,500 MSRP

Starting Price

$56,900 MSRP
5-7 passengers

Seating Capacity

5 passengers
63.7 cubic feet

Maximum Cargo Space

62.7 cubic feet
250W Enhanced Sound System

Standard Audio

380W Meridian™ Sound System
575 hp

Maximum Horsepower

395 hp
7,716 pounds

Maximum Towing Capacity

5,512 pounds


If you’re shopping around West Palm Beach for an off-road SUV that’s as elegant as it is capable, your search ends with a Range Rover. Compare the differences between the 2021 Range Rover Sport and the 2021 Range Rover Velar to learn more about two iconic Land Rover SUVs. Then fill out a pre-approval and get in touch with Land Rover Palm Beach to schedule a test drive of both models to see if you prefer the 2021 Range Rover Sport or Range Rover Velar!

2021 Range Rover Sport vs. Range Rover Velar: Dimensions

The 2021 Land Rover Range Velar features seating for 5. The Range Rover Sport comes standard with 5 seats while offering Delray Beach drivers the option to add on a third row, increasing seating to 7. Despite this crucial difference between the 2021 Land Rover Range Rover Sport and Range Rover Velar, you’ll find that the first two rows in each cabin are similarly sized. Here’s a quick breakdown of how the 2021 Land Rover Range Rover Sport and 2021 Land Rover Range Rover Velar compare in terms of their interior dimensions:

2021 Range Rover Sport Dimensions

  • Seating Capacity — 5 to 7 passengers
  • Legroom (Front / Rear) — 39.5 inches / 37 inches
  • Headroom (Front / Rear) — 39.5 inches / 39.1 inches
  • Shoulder Room (Front / Rear) — 60.7 inches / 59.5 inches
  • Cargo Space (Rear Seats Up / Down) — 31.7 cubic feet / 63.7 cubic feet

2021 Range Rover Velar Dimensions

  • Seating Capacity — 5 passengers
  • Legroom (Front / Rear) — 40.3 inches / 37.2 inches
  • Headroom (Front / Rear) — 38.2 inches / 38.0 inches
  • Shoulder Room (Front / Rear) — 57.2 inches / 55.6 inches
  • Cargo Space (Rear Seats Up / Down) — 30.9 cubic feet / 62.7 cubic feet

2021 Range Rover Sport vs. Range Rover Velar: Features

Both of these new Land Rover SUVs will offer you access to some of the finest and most technologically advanced features in the industry. That said, only the 2021 Range Rover Velar offers standard Pivi Pro™.

2021 Range Rover Sport Standard Features

  • Audio — 250W Enhanced Sound System with 8 speakers, Android Auto™, Apple CarPlay®
  • Luxury — Grained leather 14-way powered seats with memory, Ambient Interior Lighting, two-zone automatic climate control
  • Technology — Interactive Driver Display, Front and Rear Parking sensors, Navigation

2021 Range Rover Velar Standard Features

  • Audio — 380W Meridian™ Sound System with 12 speakers, Android Auto™, Apple CarPlay®
  • Luxury — Perforated grained leather 14-way seats with lumbar and driver memory (including rear armrest and power decline)
  • Technology — Navigation, Surround-View Parking Camera, Blind Spot Monitoring

So, which is better: the Range Rover Sport or Range Rover Velar? The Velar features a nicer audio system and a more comprehensive suite of standard safety features. The Range Rover Sport, however, offers a standard Interactive Driver Display, which is an upgrade on the Velar. All in all, the Velar takes the edge when it comes to features.

2021 Range Rover Sport vs. Range Rover Velar: Engine Options

Regardless of which SUV you choose, you get all-wheel drive with traction control, an 8-speed automatic transmission, and a remote engine start right out of the gate. That said, the 2021 Range Rover Sport offers you twice as many engine options as the Velar, two of which are more powerful than anything the Velar can muster. If power is your passion, you’ll likely prefer the Range Rover Sport:

2021 Range Rover Sport Engines

  • P360 – 3.0L i6 MHEV with 355 hp
  • TDV6 – 3.0L V6 Diesel engine with 254 hp
  • P400e – 2.0L i4 PHEV with 398 hp
  • P400 – 3.0L i6 MHEV with 395 hp
  • 5.0L V8 Gas engine with 518 hp
  • 5.0L SVR V8 Gas engine with 575 hp

2021 Range Rover Velar Engines

  • P250 – 2.0L i4 Gas engine with 247 hp
  • P340 – 3.0L i6 MHEV with 335 hp
  • P400 – 3.0L i6 MHEV with 395 hp

Will You Choose the New Range Rover Sport or Range Rover Velar in West Palm Beach?

Now that you’ve read about the differences between the 2021 Range Rover Sport and the 2021 Range Rover Velar, book a test drive at Land Rover Palm Beach to experience those differences in action. Simply call (561) 725-5083 to schedule a test drive in West Palm Beach. We’ll set you up with a test drive of both the 2021 Range Rover Sport and Range Rover Velar, so you can get a feel for which new luxury SUV you really prefer. While you’re here, be sure to explore our other Land Rover comparisons for other helpful reads like our comparison between the Land Rover Range Rover Evoque and the Land Rover Range Rover Velar.

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