The Gers won the first leg of the semi-final playoff tie 2-0 to put themselves in the driving seat.
Nicky Clark put Rangers in the lead on the stroke of half time, and Kenny Miller scored the second in the 63rd minute.
Newcastle United-owned attacking midfielder Haris Vuckic played a key role in both of those goals, as the youngster continued to show his qualify for the Scottish giants.
Over the course of the 90 minutes, Rangers had 53% of the possession, took six shots of which five were on target, and earned one corner.
In contrast, Hibs had 47% of the possession, but the visitors took eight shots of which only one was target and earned 13 corners.
Following the match, former Rangers attacker Lovenkrands made the following post on Twitter:
Former Rangers defender Graham Roberts was also following the game, and this is what he posted on Twitter after full time:
The second leg of the playoff semi-final will be held at Easter Road on Saturday.