The Land Rover Discovery Sport is a luxury SUV offered by the British carmaker in India which is powered by two petrol and two diesel engines in different states of tune that are mated to an 9 speed automatic transmission sourced from ZF which sends power to all wheels via an all-wheel-drive system. Features available on the Land Rover Discovery Sport include an automatic climate control, cruise control, a touchscreen infotainment system, ambient lighting, panoramic roof and more. The Land Rover Discovery Sport is also available in hybrid versions only for diesel engine options that has three driving modes, Electric Vehicle, Sport and Auto Start/Stop mode.In terms of safety, the SUV comes with seatbelt warning for every occupant, curtain airbags with rollover sensing, seat belt pretensioners and ISOFIX points for child seats.
The seven seating option provides for more passenger seating and if not needed, the third row can be folded flat.
The all wheel drive system offered in the Land Rover Discovery Sport makes it easy to tackle bad roads or rough roads
The rear entertainment screens on the Land Rover Discovery Sport offers entertainment to the rear passengers.
Measuring 4,600 mm long, 2,173 mm wide and 1,724 mm high, the Land Rover Discovery Sport has impressive road presence. Land Rover Discovery Sport pictures has a robust styling done on the outside. It is offered in six colour options, Firenze Red, Santorini Black, Indus Silver, Fuji White, Loire Blue and Scotia Grey
At 2,741 mm, the wheelbase has seated for seven passengers including the driver. The top end variant gets ten way adjustable electric seats in front along with memory function for driver and front passenger. The 60:40 split rear seats can slide as well as recline, an arm rest is also provided in the second row. Leather covering is only on the steering wheel. Comfort features such as passive entry, cruise control, front & rear parking aid, parallel and perpendicular park assist are a part of the standard pacage. Other features include auto dimming interior lights and customer configurable interior mood lighting.
Generating power in the Land Rover Discovery Sport is a 2.2 litre, four cylinder, diesel engine that produces 147 hp of power at 4,000 rpm and 400 Nm at 1,750 rpm. The higher state of tune churns out 188 hp at 3,500 rpm and 420 Nm of torque at 1,750 rpm.
The Land Rover Discovery Sport is offered with a nine-speed automatic gearbox which is linked to the engine. Drive is sent to all wheels through an all-wheel drive system which also has a Terrain Response System to adjust the engine and transmission response according to the terrain the Land Rover Discovery Sport is traveling on.
Features like Anti lock Braking System with Electronic Traction Control, Roll Stability Control, dynamic stability control and adaptive dynamics with MagneRide is available as standard on the Land Rover Discovery Sport. In addition, the SUV also has 6 airbags,
The 2.2. litre diesel engine, which is mated to a 9 speed automatic transmission has a claimed mileage of 12.35 kmpl. This fuel efficiency figure is acceptable for its segment.