VIDEO First Drive: Land Rover Evoque

Fuel efficient, radical sleek design and highly anticipated, will the baby fit the family? Andrew Watts test drives the new Range Rover

There’s a lot resting on the Range Rover Evoque, the new marque from Land Rover, from the 1,500 jobs at the Halewood plant in Liverpool that followed the awarding of the production contract, to the growth of the Jaguar Land Rover Group and its place in the market. The concept may have been conceived under the ownership of Ford, but it is being delivered under Tata and the group is keen to prove its commitment to the brand while seeing a return on its investment.