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Chic new Rover 75 hits SA

2004-10-28 10:16

Although the body shape is still the same the 75's face-lift gives it a distinctive and modern stance. Both the sedan and tourer models benefited from the redesign.

The design embraces a sharper-edged front and rear exterior appearance, a larger integrated radiator grille, halogen projector headlamps and three distinct trim identities.

Styling changes include:

  • New front bumper style incorporating larger Rover grille
  • Lower grilles in front bumper
  • New chrome boot lift handle
  • New style headlamps, with halogen projectors as standard
  • A new style indicator and side indicator repeater lamps
  • New Rover wheel centre badges
  • New "centre-line" badging strategy Union flag badging positioned on both 'D' posts
  • V6 badging positioned on front fenders
  • New range of alloy wheel designs
  • New rear bumper design Improved

    The engine range stays the same as before.

    Pricing (sedan):

  • Rover 75 1.8 T Club (manual) - R249 000
  • Rover 75 1.8 T Club (auto) - R261 000
  • Rover 75 1.8 T Connoisseur (manual) - R275 000
  • Rover 75 1.8 T Connoisseur (auto) - R287 000
  • Rover 75 V6 Connoisseur (auto) - R335 000
  • Rover 75 V6 Connoisseur SE (auto) - R385 000

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