Among the new products offered by manufacturers in the new season, special attention is drawn to the SUV Land Rover Discovery Sport 2017. An updated version of the legendary brand has got quite a stylish look, the more aristocratic and well-toned body. It is simply impossible not to fall in love. Having carefully considered the exterior, I came to the conclusion that the British automakers have managed to produce quite fashionable and up-to-date model. I propose to examine the car from all angles and make the final grade.
2017 Land Rover Discovery Sport redesign
The front of the car is decorated with modern, good looking optics, 4 received segment of the headlights for daytime running light. Powerful dimensions the hood is adorned with the logo “Discovery” inherent in the brand and the grille. In the Central part of the huge bumper is located the main inlet, from which it is difficult to look away. The overall picture of Land Rover Discovery Sport 2015 2016 complete with the side air intakes, which are mounted in elegant foglights.
On the sides catches the eye is a huge wheel arches, inside which is great “chassis” land Rover that drives the R20. Massive doors, elongated hood indicate that the car is designed not only for the city. Slum car is not a hindrance, he loves challenges and is ready to show itself off-road.
Elegant, almost imperceptible slant of the roof towards the stern gives the car a solidity and presentable. Neat-looking rear door with glass small size has quite an interesting look. Very solid rear bumper and tail lights complete the overall picture.
2017 Land Rover Discovery Sport Dimensions
This competitive model has a good temperament and dynamics. Unlike its progenitor, the updated discovery has grown in length by 90 mm. Today its dimensions are as follows:
- 4590 mm length;
- 274.1 cm in the wheelbase, is 81 mm longer than the previous model;
- 2 meter 69 cm width;
- 174,0 cm height;
- 21,2 cm of ground clearance.
Luggage capacity the 2017 Land Rover Discovery Sport increased by 74 liters, accounting for 829L. Now the trip can take more items and valuables. Discovery sport is designed for travel.
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2017 Land Rover Discovery Sport interior
The dimensions of the car allowed us to add 2 more seats constituting a third row. However, they are extremely uncomfortable for adult passengers, and more suitable for children. Understated style of the interior is striking in its functionality, in it all is thought over to trifles. Seats the second row are installed higher than the front by as much as 5 cm, which creates additional comfort for the passengers.
In addition, you can lay back and move the chairs back. Folding the rear row of seats, you can get an additional 160 litres of boot. This technique should be used when there is not enough space for loading. The only thing fewer people to travel.
Multifunctional steering wheel new 2017 Land Rover Discovery Sport has a convenient small size. The steering wheel can be adjusted according to the needs of the driver. The dashboard is equipped with on-Board computer 5-inch tachometer and therefore speedometer. Straight shape of the centre console makes the interior is quite austere appearance.
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2017 Land Rover Discovery Sport equipment
After reading the complete set of the updated model, I was amazed by the huge number of options and systems, among which we can highlight:
- preventing locking of brakes.
- assistance in case of emergency braking;
- the distribution of effort of the brakes;
- the control of slopes;
- protection against overturning;
- the stability control;
- a warning about the change of direction.
To this list can be added for an additional fee the following options:
- dual-zone climate system;
- Keyless locks are opened;
- run the engine with the button;
- rain sensors and even light;
- assistants in a perpendicular or parallel Parking;
- xenon headlights;
- panoramic roof.
2017 Land Rover Discovery Sport engine and specs
Apparently, the platform of the Land Rover Discovery Sport is based on Ford (EUCD). Its suspension made of aluminum, and the subframe was steel. When not extreme riding rear suspension is able to issue the travel range of 340 mm. the Updated model gave petrol engine 4 cylinder, transmission 9 speed, so the car feels very confident on any road and any track breaks.
Two-liter engine equipped with turbocharging and direct fuel injection. At 5,500 rpm, it produces 240horses. Dual transmission provides for manual control and automation. Acceleration to 100 km with the above specifications is of 9.8 seconds in manual control, an 8.4 – at automatic.
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2017 Land Rover Discovery Sport Avid competitors
The main competitors of this model are BMW X3 and Audi Q5. The external data is slightly worse than Audi, despite its stylish appearance. Her gracefulness highlighted Windows fog lamp, having big dimensions, and a huge grille.
2017 Land Rover Discovery Sport release date
On the occasion of the beginning of sales of the land Rover discovery Sport 2017 can say that he expected to start the second half of 2017, so those wishing to buy such a car have enough time to save enough money and to choose the configuration. Stocked with patience, waiting for the car on sale.
Release date: late 2017
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