Whether it's a day off-road or a luxury adventure abroad, a Land Rover experience is all about tackling challenging terrains with utmost comfort. With more than 100 years of experience the British Automaker has been bestowing the world with some of the finest SUVs with more than sufficient capabilities to take on any terrain. Discovery Sport is one of the key players in the league of Land Rover. This exquisite SUV is in the line of production since 2014 and it has given a unique identity to the company through its core styling, brand identity and breadth of capability. The same positive response is anticipated by the customers of Indonesia and the company might get enough buzz on the sales registers through the car. Available in 6 variants, Discovery Sport comes with an option of 2.0 litre and 2.2 litre diesel engines and 2.0 litre petrol engine. The most potent 2.0 litre petrol engine churns out a maximum power of 240 PS at 5800 rpm along with a peak torque of 340 Nm at 1750 rpm.Whether it is elegance or athletic build, the new Discovery Sport fits to every trait, that an SUV should acquire. Chrome garnished grille with brand's insignia embossed to it, gives the fascia a different look. The joy of driving a prestigious SUV is enhanced through its interiors and the car is designed to deliver exhilarating off road experience to its occupants. The manly colored dash board along with light colored seats are a perfect blend of sporty and luxurious look.Considering the safety measures adopted by the manufacturer the car has Emergency Brake assist (EBA), Cornering Brake Control (CBC), Electronic Traction Control (ETC), Dynamic Stability Control (DSC), Trailer Stability Assist (TSA) and Roll Stability Control (RSC) that reduces the probability of casualties along with satellite navigation and rear view camera for proper parking assist and navigation.
The sequential boost mode incorporated in the engine allows it to gasp maximum air density to each cylinder, enabling it deliver an improved fuel efficiency of 11.8 kmpl that is quite fair in the segment.
The maximum power delivered across all the variants of Discovery Sport ranges from 150 PS at 4000 rpm to 240 PS at 5800 rpm. The peak torque reached lies in the range of 340 Nm at 1750 rpm to to 420 Nm at 1750 rpm.
Combining the performance boosting factors and being mated with the state-of-the-art 9 speed automatic transmission, the potent power house of the car allows it to score a figure of 100 kmph from halt in a staggering 8.2 seconds with its 2.0 litre petrol engine.
With the three lines of the lower graphic, roofline and continuous waistline, the Discovery Sport is unmistakable. Gently tapered and curved silhouette gives this SUV an iconic look, while the use of near-flush glazing as well as gloss black pillars emphasize the floating roof which further enhance its streamlined and elegant form. The all aluminium body and true Land Rover capability at its heart this SUV is entrust with impressive wading depth, raised air intake and class-leading departure angles. The iconic design of the car creates a commanding on-road presence. The front grille and head lamps are highly refined that bears the Land Rover signature concentric circle styling. The acoustic windscreen and laminated row one side glass further adds to the elegance of the car.
Discovery Sport is a compact SUV which is quite evident from its dimensions that are quite impressive to flaunt on road. The overall dimensions of the car measure 4599 mm X 2069 mm X 1724 mm (L X W X H) and the wheelbase measures 2741 mm that makes provision for ample cabin space for the occupants.
The soft, supple and captivating touch of the Semi- Anline leathers are featured on all seats and the finely crafted sustainable woods and generous veneers on the center console as well as fascia add to the sense of natural craft with refinement. Start your journeys more quietly, as you can control the closure as well as soft door close. The strong architectural lines of the interior are balanced by soft lightning and the exclusive color choice available. Flooding the interior with light, both the fixed and sliding panoramic roof increase the feeling of connection with the outside world and with a gentle touch on the button you can fill the cabin with an appropriate amount of light.
To drive a Land Rover is to experience effortless elegance. From some of the most demanding and inhospitable terrains to negotiating rush hour city traffic, the cabin of Discovery Sport delivers a relaxed, intuitive and rewarding drive. The significant wheelbase of the car provides occupants with ample cabin space that ensures optimal comfort of the occupants. Depending on the badge an individual has opted, the car's steering wheels offer control of audio system, hands free telephone system, voice activation system and display of commands on 7 inch touch screen situated in the middle. Map pockets, auxiliary 12V power sockets in front, rear and load space, foot-well lamps, illuminated vanity mirrors, auxiliary heater, and smoker's pack are some of the usual features of car in different badges.
Discovery Sport is well suited to the rough and tumble of day to day life, as boot space is exceptionally large with 981 litres. There is ample leg room, head room and shoulder room for the occupants, kudos to the significant wheelbase of the car.
Discovery Sport is available with potent engine options which include 2.0 litre and 2.2 litre diesel engines and 2.0 litre petrol engine. The maximum power delivered across all the variants of Discovery Sport ranges from 150 PS at 4000 rpm to 240 PS at 5800 rpm. The peak torque reached lies in the range of 340 Nm at 1750 rpm to to 420 Nm at 1750 rpm. As standard, Discovery Sport comes coupled with 9-speed automatic transmission.
If an individual is looking to get closer to music within the car then Discovery Sport will assist for the same in a efficacious manner. 380 W Meridian Audio Sound System in the car has a 29 speaker combination, that ensure you hear every note in an effective manner. Premium Hard Disc Drive (HDD) navigation system with voice control, stores 100 GB data, which allow it to bypass heavy traffic.
The off-road capabilities of Discovery Sport is improved with the deployment of exquisite alloy wheels ranging from 17 inch to 19 inch.
A sure footed and composed drive is enhanced by deployment of the latest four corner air suspension which provides exceptional wheel diction and poise. The vehicle gets automatically optimized due to the latest generation Terrain response system that is evolved to suit the vehicle on any terrain. Available as standard the Adaptive Dynamics feature includes variable dampers to provide optimum ride, composure and control. In order to provide an effective halting time, the car is equipped with ventilated disc brakes that are further coupled with Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS), Electronic Brake Force Distribution System (EBD) as well as Brake Assist for effective braking.
The other salient features include air bag system (front, side and curtain), Roll stability control, hill descent control, electronic traction control and parallel as well as perpendicular park assist. To improve the strength of the body, the structure is made with high strength steel that gives Discovery Sport a monocoque body. 8-airbag combination deployed in the car keeps the occupants well cocooned inside the cabin during fatal crash.