Land Rover Discovery Sport US-spec price revealed ahead of L.A. premiere

U.S. specification Land Rover Discovery Sport has been unveiled ahead of public premiere scheduled at 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show on November 19th.

Land Rover Discovery Sport US model will be propelled by a 2.0 litre four cylinder turbocharged engine that is capable of developing 240 bhp (179 kW) max power. It will be linked to a nine-speed automatic transmission and All-Wheel Drive system as standard.

Land Rover Discovery Sport US spec

Land Rover Discovery Sport is set to hit showrooms in the US next year.

Further details of US-spec Land Rover Discovery Sport is yet to revealed (at upcoming LA Auto Show), except that it will be offered with optional third row seat. The British automaker has announced its price in the US, which will start at $37,995 (Rs. 23.46 lakhs approx.).

For those who wish to test the capability of the Sports Utility Vehicle, the U.K based carmaker will be hosting a Land Rover Experience event where Discovery Sport’s all-terrain capability can be put to test first hand, without leaving the city.

New Discovery Sport will join the company’s portfolio of crossovers and SUVs in the US, that include models like Land Rover LR4, Range Rover, Range Rover Evoque and Range Rover Sport.