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Land Rover Discovery Sport SUV bookings cross 200 units in 5 days

Discovery Sport Production

Land Rover Discover Sport is slated for launch on 2nd September 2015.

Jaguar Land Rover India opened bookings of the new Land Rover Discover Sport on 10th August. Today, JLR India revealed that they have received tremendous response as bookings have crossed the 200 units mark.

To come in as a CKD, the Land Rover Discover Sport will be assembled at the company plant near Pune, Maharashtra, while prices are expected to be around INR 45 lakhs (ex showroom Delhi).

Pegged as the world’s most versatile compact SUV, Land Rover Discover Sport receives a flexible seating arrangement with 5+2 seating configuration. Dimensions will stand at 4,599 mm in length, 2,173 mm in width, 1,724 mm in height while it will sit on a wheelbase of 2,741 mm with ground clearance of 212 mm.

Land Rover Discovery Sport India launch

The new Discovery Sport entered production at JLR plant in Pune back in June 2015.

Land Rover Discover Sport receives a host of features and on board safety equipment that includes cruise control, daytime running lights, advanced park assist, remote anti theft alarm system, 4 wheel ABS, daytime running lights, rear view camera, dual zone climate controls and electro chromatic inside rear view mirror. The upcoming SUV also sports AM/FM stereo, USB connectivity and Bluetooth wireless data links.

In India, it will be launched only in top HSE spec which will be powered by a 2.2 liter diesel engine. This option will be followed by an Ingenium diesel engine option. These will be mated to 9 speed automatic transmission.

On launch in India, Land Rover Discover Sport will compete with BMW X3, Audi Q5, Volvo XC60 and soon to be launched Mercedes Benz GLE.

Discovery Sport TVC


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A first drive in a manual rickety old van was enough to pave the road forward for Sagar Patel. When not driving or riding, his dexterity shifts gear to voice passion through words via reviews, and news, all the while, closely monitoring updates from the auto industry.

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