Land Rover will bring the new generation of Land Rover Discovery 2017/2018 to the market. Now there’s a first teaser image of the seven-seater.
Land Rover Discovery – the roof level remains
The Discovery family is growing: After Land Rover Discovery Sport, which replaces the Freelander, the British brand now pushes the new Discovery after. Premiere of at the Paris Motor Show . He will be based in the field of design in the study Discovery vision that the British on the New York showed Auto Show in April, 2014. The SUV retains the aspiring forward C-pillar, the stage in the roof – and is also in the new generation as a seven-seater have to be had.
The model is based on the new aluminum platform (PLA – Premium Lightweight Architecture), which already from the Range Rover and Range Rover used Sport. The aim of this platform is to reduce, as in the above-mentioned models, the weight and to increase efficiency.
Discovery with transparent hood and laser light
Aims of the Discovery Sport still the SUV competition from BMW X3 and Mercedes GLC, so has new Land Rover Discovery BMW X5 or Mercedes GLE in their sights. Given the Discovery boasts the recently introduced innovations such as the Transparent hood or the laser light. As a new feature, a controllable via smartphone seating system on board should be. With the “Intelligent Seat Fold” system, the seat configuration to the seven-seater can be remotely controlled by app.
With engines of two-liter four-cylinder diesel come from the Ingenium series used – they are coupled to a manual six-speed transmission or can be optionally combined with an eight-speed automatic. Even the TDV6 diesel is likely to find their way.
After the Land Rover Discovery Sport and the Discovery brand will integrate a third model in the series. The plan is still a compact SUV below the Discovery Sport.