2006 Range Rover Westminster

Land Rover North America announced that the ultra-exclusive Range Rover Westminster, a limited edition of 2006 Range Rover Supercharged vehicles, are now arriving at Land Rover retailers. The 2006 Westminster edition is exclusive in that only 300 are produced, making these vehicles highly coveted. The Westminster name was originally launched as a Limited Edition in 2001 on Range Rover and was inspired by the very limited UK-based Linley Edition. Consistent with the theme of the original, the 2006 Westminster Package features a high level of interior luxury.

 The features

The 2006 Range Rover Westminster Package is only available on the Supercharged model and features the following additional luxury items:
  • Westminster Package
  1. Contour seats with Windsor leather outer panels and Alcantara center panels
  2.  Ivory seat piping
  3. Extended leather coverage on:
  4. full dashboard – including upper, middle and lower areas
  5. glovebox
  6. center console sides
  7. Unique exterior ’Westminster’badging on rear tailgate
  8. Numbered ’Westminster’badge on the driver’s side dashboard (1 of 300, 2 of 300, etc.)
  9. Unique "Supercharged" polished door sill plates
  10. Set of 4 Land Rover logoed rubber floormats
  • Westminster units will also be equipped with the Rear Seat Entertainment and Satellite Radio options.


The 2006MY Range Rover Westminster will be produced as a Limited Edition. A total of 300 U.S. vehicles with this specification are anticipated, protecting for exclusivity of ownership.




Supercharged Range Rover


Westminster Package (AIP)


Rear Seat Entertainment (RSE)


Satellite Radio (SAT)




Total Westminster Pricing


Range Rover Highlights for 2006

The 2006 Range Rover Westminster edition reaffirms itself as the flagship vehicle for Land Rover as it redefines luxury and holds the title as the most powerful Land Rover ever. The 2006 Range Rover highlights include:

  • Supercharged 4.2-liter 400 bhp V8 engine
  • Exterior design elements including new front bumper design, new headlamps and tail lights, a new front grille and revised power vents
  • Sound-dampening elements for a quieter ride
  • Bi-Xenon and available adaptive front lighting
  • Tire pressure monitoring system
  • Rear view camera
  • Available Rear Seat Entertainment package
  • Available SIRIUS satellite radio audio option

The Range Rover’s chassis features an independent suspension with height adjustable air springs and is equipped with a number of electronic traction control systems including dynamic stability control (DSC) and the Land Rover-pioneered hill descent control (HDC). Key chassis features include:

  • Steel monocoque with integrated unitized chassis and three steel subframes
  • Aluminum-alloy front quarter panels, hood and doors
  • Zinc-coated (galvanized) steel roof and rear quarter panels

Powering the Range Rover Westminster Edition is an advanced lightweight 4.2-liter, alloy V8 that develops 400 bhp at 5,750 rpm and 420 lb.-ft. of torque at 3,500 rpm. Key powertrain features include:

  • Aluminum V8
  • Fully active center differential
  • Six-speed automatic gearbox with CommandShift Ô and adaptive mapping

The 2006 Range Rover is fitted with 20-inch aluminum alloy wheels and features a revised suspension that delivers flatter handling, to accompany the high-performance Brembo ® front brakes. Key wheels and suspension features include:

  • 20 x 8.5-inch aluminum alloy wheels
  • 255/50R20 tires
  • Four corner independent air suspension system (4CAS) with spring cross linking
  • Re-tuned Engine Mounting System
  • ZF Servotronic rack-and-pinion

Safety is a critical aspect for any vehicle and the Westminster Range Rover offers a high level of security with its electronic brakeforce distribution, complete eight-airbag supplemental restraint system, tire pressure monitoring, and a vehicle security system along with locking features. Key safety and security features include:

  • New generation Bosch dynamic stability control (DSC)
  • Anti-lock braking system (ABS)
  • Four-wheel electronic traction control (4ETC)
  • Hill descent control (HDC)
  • Electronically controlled center differential
  • New anti-roll bars (front and rear)
  • Eight-airbag supplemental restraint system (SRS)
  • Side thorax and front air bags
  • Side-intrusion beams in front and rear doors
  • Front crumple zones
  • Front and rear three-point safety belts and head restraints for all occupants
  • Height-adjustable safety belt anchors and adjustable head restraints for all outboard seating positions
  • Child seat tether anchors
  • Bi-Xenon and available adaptive front lighting system (AFS)
  • Automatic headlights
  • Power headlight washers and wipers
  • Tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS) issues warnings to driver if any tire deviates from recommended PSI
  • Heated front windshield with rain sensor and heated rear window
  • Front and rear fog lamps
  • LED center high-mount stop lamp
  • HomeLink ® system for remote control of garage door, gate and lighting operation
  • Vehicle security system and engineimmobilization
  • Central locking of all doors and tailgate
  • Keyless entry. Vehicle keys equipped with integral remote handsets to control keyless-entry, door locking and all security functions
  • Child locks for rear doors
  • Power windows and sunroof, each equipped with anti-trap feature. Lockout feature that disarms the power rear window controls

A top-of-the-market harman/kardon LOGIC7™ audio system and DVD-based satellite navigation system are standard in the Range Rover for 2006. Key audio and navigation features include:

  • Premium 710-watt harman/kardon LOGIC7™ digital surround-sound AM/FM audio system with six-disc CD changer and 14 speakers
  • Steering wheel-mounted controls for volume, station, mode and track/disc selection
  • Dual glass-mounted diversity antenna system
  • Speed-sensitive volume control
  • Personal Telephone Integration System featuring Bluetooth Ô technology
  • Auxiliary audio/video inputs
  • Satellite digital audio receiver system (SDARS) offering SIRIUS satellite radio
  • DVD-based DENSO navigation with off-road interface and coordinate settings
  • Voice recognition for navigation, audio controls, phone and notepad
  • Touch screen 7-inch LCD dash mounted screen, with 4x4 interface showing the settings of the Terrain Response™ system including gear, range and front wheel position
  • DVD-based Rear Seat Entertainment package with two integrated front headrest displays, six-disc DVD changer, wireless headphones, touchscreen interface and remote control

The Westminster Range Rover comes highly equipped with a list of desirable features and innovative technologies as the luxury interior accoutrements are abundant. Key comfort and convenience features include:

  • Three-zone automatic climate control system with pollen filter, steering wheel–mounted controls plus auto and manual recirculation settings
  • CFC-free air conditioning
  • 16-way power adjustablefront seats withinflatable lumbar support and folding armrests
  • Three-position memorypreset for driver seat, steering column and exterior mirror positions
  • Heated front and rear seats; heated steering wheel
  • Leather-wrapped, power tilt and telescoping multi-functional steering wheel
  • Tilt-and-slide glass sunroof with sunshade
  • Deep-tinted glass, including sunroof
  • Foldable/removable rear load space cover
  • Full instrumentation, including tachometer
  • Electronic message centerwith trip computer
  • Steering-wheel-mounted fingertip controls make for easy maneuvering
  • Voice control for navigation, audio and telephone with notepad feature
  • Dual-blade sun visors with lighted vanity mirrors
  • Cabin space provides the driver with command seating position for clear visibility and capable control
  • Rear view camera, located under the rear spoiler, transmits a wide angle, color picture on the navigation touch screen
  • Courtesy lighting, including external puddle lights located in the side-view mirrors and interior “waterfall” ambient illumination
  • Power windows with one-touch open and close function and anti-trap feature for all four side windows and sunroof
  • Retained accessory power for windows, power front seats and sunroof operation
  • Variable-speed front wipers with intermittent feature
  • Rear-window wiper and washer with variable function
  • Programmable defrost function with ice warning indicator
  • Electrically adjustable steering column. Steering wheel is automatically raised when the ignition key is withdrawn to improve ingress and egress
  • Front and rear park distance control (PDC) gives audible warning of the proximity of obstacles
  • Electrically adjustable, heated, side-view mirrors with power fold function
  • Electrically locking fuel filler door
  • Fuel filler door location indicator
  • External temperature reading
  • 60/40 split folding rear seat
  • Five cupholders
  • Full-size passenger side glovebox and center console cubby box with auxiliary power point
  • Integral Class III trailer tow hitch receiver.

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