Britain’s new crossover Land Rover Discovery Sport declassified in early September 2014. In the native British market a new disc Sport can buy at the price of 32,395 pounds.
Photo and video materials are able to convey a new, stylish design Auto News, decided in the family way modern models Land Rover. Crossover Land Rover Discovery Sports Looks impressive, aristocratic, smart, generous, but the photos is very difficult to determine the size of the car. So at the very beginning announce the external dimensions of the body crossover Land Rover Discovery Sport 2014-2015 year is 4599 mm long, 2069 mm (including exterior mirrors 2173 mm) in width, 1724 mm in height with 2741 mm wheelbase. Front track – 1621 mm, rear track – 1630 mm ground clearance (clearance) – 212 mm under the front bumper and 239 mm for the rear suspension, the approach angle – 25 degrees, the angle of the ramp – 21 degrees, departure angle – 31 degrees, depth of water obstacles – 600 mm, the crossover is able to climb a 45-degree slope.
New Land Rover Disco Sports, though significantly larger than its predecessor Land Rover Freelander second generation (in length by 99 mm and 61 mm in width). We can only guess how the designers managed to place in the British Autonovelties third row of seats, the comfort of the location will not even talk. Without exaggeration, the design of the exterior body Discovery Sport is able to generate interest and even enthusiasm among motorists, thought about buying a new crossover. The car looks modern and stylish, though the front, though the back, in profile – in short, from all sides.
The front part of the body of the new crossover from Britain with a neat head optics headlights, with the edge of a massive hood decorated with an inscription Discovery, narrow slit lattice pattern with the firm strips of Land Rover, monumental bumper with a section of the main air intake on the center of the fairing and additional cuts ducts on the sides decorated with rectangles with LEDs. The lower part of the bumper on the crossover tradition is protected by a broad plate of unpainted plastic and aluminum ski supplemented.
Profile body with a long hood, huge cutouts wheel arches, designed for placement on the rubber disks R18-R20, large doors of the first and second row with the correct rectangular openings, high roof faint falling on the trunk lid, wide and powerful rear rack, leaner stern.
The rear of the crossover like those of a sports coupe with compact overall lighting shades, echoes in the style of decoration with headlamps, a solid bumper and diffuser supplemented trunks exhaust system, tailgate trim with glass shelf topped with small spoiler.
Each body parts Land Rover Discovery Sport eloquently argues that this is a sporty crossover. With the new aerodynamic body crossover complete order, drag coefficient of aerodynamic drag only 0.36 Cx. Disco Sport monologue is made using durable and high-strength steel, steel (hot stamping boron steel), aluminum hood, roof, front fenders and the fifth door, there are even parts of magnesium alloys. Weight is running from 1817 kg.
The choice of colors for enamel paint finish consists of nine options: two white (Fuji White or exclusive Yulong White), silver (Indus Silver), a pair of gray (Corris Grey and Scotia Grey), blue (Loire Blue), red (Firenze Red), Kaikoura Stone (Stone) and black (Santorini Black).
Shop Land Rover Discovery Sport 2014-2015 five-year standard, as an option offers two additional third-row seats, which at best will be able to accommodate children of primary school age, no more. Interior decoration of the new crossover in reserved British tradition – simply and succinctly.
For the three second-row passengers at least comfortable seats that can be moved along the interior of 160 mm, the back has a step angle adjustment. Trunk at the five-seat cabin configuration accommodates 829 liters.
Will have this equipment Land Rover Discovery Sports and panoramic glass roof.
Specifications of the new crossover Land Rover Discovery Sport 2014-2015 year (index L550) based on the EUCD platform upgraded from Ford (of the old, as they say, stocks). The front suspension with struts McPherson. Free moves the rear suspension is 340 mm, which positively affects the behavior of the crossover in the storming of the terrain. Brakes, of course, disc (diameter front discs – 325 mm, rear – 300 mm) with a full range of modern security systems, electric power steering from the company ZF. In the arsenal of a full drive (Haldex clutch to the rear wheels) and a proprietary system with four Terrain Response modes “ordinary road”, “sand”, “dirt-track”, “grass-gravel-snow”. Version of the crossover is equipped with adaptive dampers MagneRide additionally get even “dynamic mode”.
With the start of sales of the new Land Rover Discovery Sport will receive only one first diesel engine – a 2.2-liter SD4 (190 hp 420 Nm) that can be paired with a 6 speed manual (Getrag M66) or new 9AKPP. Diesel tandem with 6MKPP (9AKPP) provides dynamic acceleration to 100 kmh in 9.8 (8.4) seconds, top speed of 188 mph, the consumption of diesel fuel in a mixed mode of movement of at least 5.6 liters. In the future we plan to install a new Disco Sport less powerful diesel 2.2-liter TD4 (150 hp 400 Nm) petrol four-cylinder engine and a turbocharged Si4 2.0 (240 hp 340 Nm).