2017 Land Rover Discovery 5 Specs, Release Date

The new 2017 Land Rover Discovery 5 comes with a new look that features some of the latest stylings. The seven-seat 4*4 SUV offers great off-road capability and is more spacious. The automobile will follow the path that has successfully been dominated by its four forerunners and will also headline one of Land Rover’s new brand. It battles its fierce SUV rivals in the market including the BMW X5, Audi Q7 and the Volvo XC90 with its major improvements. In an effort to be ahead of its rivals, the 2017 Land Rover Discovery 5 will feature an off-road technology that has laser scanning capability.

This system is designed to automatically adjust the transmission and suspension to their ideal settings for the road ahead. It also features another system that prevents the driver from scrapping the vehicle’s underside as it gives the driver the impression of a transparent bonnet by conveying the image of the road surface underneath the car onto the bonnet surface. It will have a terrain response system that will enable either automatic or manual tailoring of various settings based on different conditions.

2017 Land Rover Discovery 5 - front

2017 Land Rover Discovery 5 – Fresh New Look Promised

The car’s front end has a softer approach with a clam-shell bonnet. The bumper and grille are more rounded than its outgoing model. It has a more curvaceous intake, wrap-around tail lights and a lower body styling that makes the car look narrower. This is different from the boxy theme of its previous generations. The rear window is more steeply raked, with a spoiler-style surround and re-worked window pillars that are more visually dynamic.

Interior:

Along with its spectacular exterior, the 2017 Discovery 5 showcases a striking interior. It features a range of high-tech interior design including a laser-based head-up-display system on the top-line model hence offering unparalleled vision, a larger central infotainment system, a smart gesture controlled JLR (Jaguar Land Rover) rotary gear selector and smart glass panels that allow data and information to be displayed on the windscreen. The Land Rover Discovery 5 2017 also offers a smart transparent bonnet technology and also remote drive capability that enables the driver to control the car through his or her smartphone while outside the vehicle. The car has more room and is spacious. It has seven seats, but the middle and rear seats are easily configurable.

2017 Land Rover Discovery 5 - interior

The 2017 Land Rover Discovery 5 – Whole Power Unit

The new 2017 Land Rover Discovery 5 will be offered new four-cylinder 2.0-liter and 3.0-liter diesel engines. It will feature an efficient 2.0-liter hybrid and a 3.0-liter supercharged V6 petrol with 340 horsepower for the top range models. The hybrid version features an 8-speed automatic and an electric motor that is used beyond city driving. The car has great levels of torque that is convenient for off-road manoeuvres.

2017 Land Rover Discovery 5 - rear

The 2017 Land Rover Discovery 5 – Expected MSRP and Availability

The new 2017 Land Rover Discovery 5 is expected to be revealed in May 2016 at the London Motor Show and be released for sale later in the year or early 2017. The price is not expected to change dramatically. This means that this model’s price would approximately range between $47,223 – $49,095.

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