At a special event held September 3, 2014, the company introduced a new Land Rover Discovery Sport SUV, came to replace the model of Freelander 2 generation. The world premiere of the car took place in early October at the Paris Motor Show. Earlier, the manufacturer has distributed information about the creation of a family of models under the brand Discovery, so now it will not be a large SUV, but several different cars (possibly four).

Configuration and price Land Rover Discovery Sport 2016.

Equipment Price Engine Transmission Drive
TD4 SE $39,200 2.2 diesel engine (150 hp) Automatic (9) full
Si4 SE $43,200 2.0 petrol (240 hp) Automatic (9) full
TD4 HSE $44,600 2.2 diesel engine (150 hp) Automatic (9) full
SD4 HSE $46,600 2.2 diesel engine (190 hp) Automatic (9) full
Si4 HSE $47,900 2.0 petrol (240 hp) Automatic (9) full
SD4 HSE Luxury $50,400 2.2 diesel engine (190 hp) Automatic (9) full
Si4 HSE Luxury $52,200 2.0 petrol (240 hp) Automatic (9) full

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The basis of the Land Rover Discovery Sport has laid down an elongated chassis from model Range Rover Evoque. Overall length of the SUV is 4590 mm, which is 91 mm longer than its predecessor. The size of the wheelbase increased to 2741 (+ 81 mm), width – 2069, height – 1740, and ground clearance (clearance) is 212 millimeters. Cargo capacity added 74 liters – to 829 liters. Due to the increased dimensions of the interior of the SUV was landing formula 2+5, so that the Discovery Sport can be a five- or seven-seater, which, according to the company, distinguishes it from the less practical in terms of this competition, among which appear premium Audi Q5 crossovers, BMW X3 and Mercedes-Benz GLS.
The latter, among other things, includes the satellite navigation with voice control and the ability to distribute Wi-Fi on multiple devices. As for the exterior of the new Land Rover Discovery Sport 2016, its exterior is decorated in the style of the latest models of the company. The front resembles Ewok and senior Range Rover Sport 2 and the rear portion is made with an eye on the Vision Concept , first shown in the spring of 2014 at the motor show in New York.
The drive can be on one axis (us such machines will not be delivered), or to both, in which case there are two versions: with a Haldex clutch to drive the rear wheels (this version is called Efficient Driveline), or with the system Active Driveline, installed SUV on the five-seat version with engines SD4 and TD4. Discovery Sport wheel drive equipped with Terrain Response system with five modes: 1) Normal road; 2) Grass/Gravel/Snow; 3) Dirt/track; 4) sand; 5) Dynamic mode.
In May, starts taking orders for coupe with a 2.0-liter turbodiesel Ingenium, which will replace the engine capacity of 2.2 liters. The latest version of a hundred places Discovery Sport nabiret in 8.9 sec., And its top speed is 188 km/h. Already based SUV is equipped with a full set of airbags, including a driver knee, xenon optics, leather multifunction steering wheel heated, dual-zone climate control, electric seats, mirrors and tailgate, audio system with 10 speakers, three 12-volt outlets, and many others. For the more powerful 190-hp diesel Discovery Sport asked by $46,600. And the petrol version masthead news by Luxury will cost between $52,200. This additional sports a panoramic roof, door sills with light, memory settings of the front seats and a more advanced music with 11 speakers and a subwoofer.