Auto Expo 2014: Land Rover reveals 2014 Discovery

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Auto Expo 2014 Land Rover reveals 2014 Discovery (2)

Land Rover announces the upgraded 2014 Discovery.  The multi-award winning vehicle gets a new look, new badging, new fuel stretching technology, new single-speed drivetrain, improved audio systems and a new range of comfort and safety features to broaden its appeal even further.

For 2014, Discovery has been given a new ‘face’ and numerous detail exterior changes.  A new front grille, new front bumper, new headlamp design, new daytime running lights with a distinctive LED signature, plus new alloy wheel designs, further enhance the Discovery’s appearance.

For 2014 models, (3.0 Diesel SE) buyers will be offered a four-wheel drive system with the new single-speed transfer box.  The carry-over twin-speed transfer box which offers high and low range for the most demanding off-road conditions, will be standard on the 3.0 Diesel HSE

The single-speed transfer box acknowledges that some customers do not need to fully exploit the Discovery’s off-road capabilities.  Mechanically controlled, it weighs 18kg less than the two-speed box, features a Torsen differential and provides a 42/58 percent front-rear torque split.

To align the 2014 Discovery with other Land Rover vehicles, it will be available with a Meridian premium audio.  The standard system features 11 speakers and 380 Watts of power.

SPECIFICATIONS: 2993cc 3.0L SDV6 | 248PS power | 600Nm torque | Diesel | 4,838mm length | 2,885mm wheelbase | 1,837mm height  | 8-speed auto transmission

 

 

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