The carmaker of Land Rover who is currently working on the new version of the vehicle, planned to be called Discovery Sport, introduced some details about it already.
The updated LR2 model of 2013 will remind you of Land Rover Discovery concept especially with its new four-cylinder turbocharged powertrain, luxury interior and brand’s off-road system the Terrain Response.
The auto manufacturer of LR2 is said to share the same platform as the Evoque model and they even picked their U.K. plant to make their presentation of the novelty.
Those who are planning to purchase this novelty are in for a treat. Aside from having two powertrains, 2.0-liter four-cylinder turbocharged engine and 3.0-liter V6 supercharged powertrain, it is also built on LR-MS platform that’s composed of aluminum and other lightweight materials.
The updated design of EUCD of Ford is also the design inspiration of the Discovery Sport’s exterior, looks like paint protection will be at the top of your priority again, plus it is still fitted with standard nine-speed automatic gearbox, regardless of the powertrain.
To represent the car of 2016 model year, you’ll be seeing the five seats version of this model next year. After that the seven seats model will be launched. Not only that, replacing the LR4 with a new small model and including a subcompact and compact crossover to the Discovery family in accordance to the presence expansion plan in the auto market is also in the works.
Mark October on your calendar this year, and prepare for the official debut of Discover Sport at the annual auto show in Paris.