Land Rover brings new stunning SUV which will represent the fifth generation of this famous model. 2016 Land Rover Discovery is coming in a big style.
Exterior and interior redesign
2016 Land Rover Discovery is coming with many great changes. New model will give a bit more accent on sporty look, but it will keep its elegance and luxury. According to the rumors, new Discovery should be a replacement for the Land Rover LR2. New model should come with bigger dimensions compared to its predecessor. 2016 Land Rover Discovery will be larger, wider and longer but not the taller. Also, new 2016 Land Rover Discovery will come lighter than the previous one. It will be made of lightweight but very strength materials. With the usage of these materials, new Discovery will improve fuel economy as well as general performances. Exterior of new model will come with more rounded edges and lines, but also with some more aggressive details. We will be able to see many changes, but those on the front part will be major. New front grille will come narrow as the previous one, but it will be slightly redesigned and even more beautiful. Front bumper will also suffer redesign and it will have new, more aggressive and sportier air intakes. We should not forget to tell few words about new remarkable headlights. Headlights will be more elongated and narrow and those will be powered with the latest LED technology. Generally, new 2016 Land Rover Discovery will have one of the best outfits in the class. As for the rear end, there will be some changes too. Rear door of the new SUV will be opened in opposite direction. New model will also bring redesigned tailgate which will be single and the B-pillars will be eliminated. There will also be nine different exterior colors and some new alloy wheel sizes and shapes. When it comes to the interior of new SUV, it will be really good organized and powered with freshest materials and the latest features. The cabin of new Land Rover will come with ability to accommodate five or eight passengers, this will be optional. It will bring more free space for passengers and more comfort with it. For even more free space, the second and the third row of seats could be folded down. As we have already said, new model will come with a lot of new technological and safety features. These features consider: new infotainment system with InControl application, internet radio, new audio system, 8 inches touch screen display, steering wheel control, rear view camera, parking sensors, airbags, moon roof and etc. New 2016 Land Rover Discovery will come in three trim levels, and it would be SE, HSE and HSE luxury.
2016 Land Rover Discovery powertrain
There are also some interesting changes under the hood of the new model. New 2016 Land Rover Discovery will come with 2.0 liter four cylinder turbocharged direct-injection engine. This new engine is capable to produce approximately 240 horsepower and 251 pound feet of torque. The power will be transmitted to all four wheels via ZF nine speed automatic transmission gearbox. New 2016 Land Rover Discovery will have better fuel economy than its predecessor. Fuel efficient will be approximately 21mpg in the city, while on the highway it will be around 30 mpg. There are also some speculations that well known Land Rover’s 3.0 liter supercharged V6 engine could be a part of 2016 Land Rover Discovery. We have also heard some rumors about a hybrid version, but nothing has been official yet.
Release date and expected price
When it comes to the release date of 2016 Land Rover Discovery, it should arrive sometime during the 2015, as 2016 year model. The expected price for the base model will be around 38,000 dollars.