2015 Land Rover Discovery Sport launch price £30,000 (Rs. 30 lakhs approx.)

2015-land-rover-discovery-sport-06Fixed-price service plan will be offered for five years or 50,000 miles worth of servicing (whichever comes earliest) for a one time fee of £499 (Rs. 50,000 approx.).

Highlight of 2015 Land Rover Discovery Sport is that it is a 7 seater (5+2) compact SUV in roughly about the same size as its rivals BMW X3, Audi Q5 and Volvo XC60. The Freelander replacement sitting just below the current Discovery model will get 2.2-litre SD4 diesel engine that produces 190 PS maximum power, mated to six-speed manual gearbox. The engine will come with low-friction internal components, high-pressure direct injection and smart regenerative charging. Land Rover Discovery Sport SD4 variant also has nine-speed automatic transmission option. Lower variant eD4 that will arrive later in 2015 is said to emit just 119g/km of CO2, making it one of the most eco friendly cars in segment.

Interiors of 2015 Land Rover Discovery Sport is said to be roomy and has lot of storage facilities to make it a well suited family SUV for long getaways. It will have up to four 12V power sockets and six USB ports for charging smartphones and devices of everyone in the car simultaneously. Eight-inch touchscreen infotainment system is included in the new Discovery Sport.