British premium Land Rover2018-2019 has recently unveiled Discovery SUV 2018-2019 model year.
The presentation was quite modest and has remained virtually unnoticed by the general public.
Most likely, this “modesty” is caused by the almost complete absence of serious innovations, however, meet with the updated car is still worth it.
Objectively speaking, all updates Land Rover Discovery 2018-2019 model year, is to copy the innovation with a limited version called «XXV Special Edition», built a little earlier in honor of the 25th anniversary of Discovery SUV.
The exterior of the car is reflected in the list proposed for the coloring of the body color shades, which added four new colors – «Aruba», «Kaikoura Stone», «Montalcino Red» and «Yulong».
Also, now available for British cars, new design options rims, including – 5-spoke forged wheels with a diameter of 20 inches.
The rest of the appearance of the SUV has not changed and remained easily recognizable – the same sharp outlines cubic body, almost rectangular headlamps, front lights on the stern, as well as the original multi-cell configuration falshradiatora lattice.
Without any changes remained and the overall dimensions of the updated Land Rover Discovery 2018-2019 model year.
The length of the SUV is still reaches 483.8 centimeters, with a long wheelbase allocated 288.5 centimeters.
Vehicle width with folded exterior mirrors abuts the marker 202.2 centimeters, and with the normal position of the side mirrors width is 217.6 centimeters.
If we talk about the height of the British machine, the version with a standard roof does not exceed 183.7 cm, in the version with roof rails, this figure will increase to 184.1 centimeters, and in the open hatch in the ceiling of the vehicle height is 187.0 centimeters.
Ride height (or clearance) is not more than 18.5 centimeters and a depth of crossing a ford SUV is not more than 60 centimeters.
Curb weight updated models in the base case equipment reaches the 2508-mi kilograms.
The “base” of the new interior Land Rover Discovery SUV 2018-2019 model year received a classic five-seat configuration, however, a special optional package allows you to make the seven-seat interior.
During this restyling of the car interior remained without any major changes.
To be more precise, in no change at all.
British engineers have only reviewed the list of available options, adding to two additional variants of the steering wheel trim, new decorative inserts made of wood, as well as a new 2-color option design leather seats.
Throughout the rest of the interior of the new items copied from the version of 2018-2019 model year – still the same nice large center console with a neat set of circular and rectangular elements.
The five-seater modified Land Rover Discovery 2018-2019 model year, the luggage compartment can accommodate a decent amount of luggage – about 1260 liters, while the second row seats folded 2,476 liters at all.
The seven-seat version of the SUV a useful amount of luggage in the standard state reaches only 280-year-liters.
Motor renewed model range consists of three power units – two diesel and one petrol.
On the role of “junior” diesel generator British engineers have chosen a 3.0-liter (2993 cm / cc) V-shaped TDV6 engine series, which has in its arsenal 6-cylinder, 24-valve timing mechanism, a system of turbocharging and direct injection technology under called Common Rail.
This motor generates about 211-minute horsepower at 4000 rpm and about 520 Newton-meters minute maximum torque available in the range of 1500 to 2500 rpm.
With this engine, the maximum speed of the SUV Land Rover Discovery 2018-2019 model year is not more than 180 kilometers per hour, and the acceleration from zero to 100 kilometers per hour and it takes about 10.7 seconds.
“Junior” from diesel engines has a very moderate “appetite”: in urban driving conditions consumes about 9.7 liters of fuel per 100 kilometers, outside the city – about 7.8 liters and about 8.5 liters consumed in mixed driving conditions.
The role of “elder” was SDV6 diesel engine series.
It also has a working volume of 3.0 liters (2993 cm / cc), a six-cylinder V-shaped, 24-valve engine timing and direct fuel injection feature Common Rail.
However, its parallel sequential turbocharging system offers an increased degree of boost, so the unit capacity has increased to about 249-year-horsepower at the same 4,000 rpm.
Rose and maximum torque, which is at the top-end diesel engine is about 600 Newton-meters is achieved in the same range – from 1500 to 2500 rpm.
Although the maximum speed of the car with this motor also rests on a mark of 180 kilometers per hour, starting dynamics are somewhat better – to accelerate from zero to 100 kilometers per hour should be no more than 9.3 seconds of time.
It is worth noting the increase in fuel consumption.
However, very small: within the boundaries of the city consumes about 9.8 liters, out of the city – about 8.1 liters in mixed mode – about 8.8 liters per “hundred” kilometers.
The only power unit SUV Land Rover Discovery 2018-2019 model year, running on gasoline, got their hands on 3.0 liters (2995 cm / cc) working volume, 6-cylinder V-shaped, 24-valve timing mechanism such as the DOHC, turbo system, variable valve system and feature direct injection phases.
Petrol engine develops about 340 horsepower at 6500 rpm and about 350 Newton meters of maximum torque available at 3500 rpm.
Here, the maximum speed of Land Rover Discovery 2018-2019 model year has already reached 195 kilometers per hour, and the initial spurt from zero to the first “hundred” in the speedometer comes in just 8.1 seconds.
This power unit has a very solid “appetite”: in urban gasoline consumption reaches about 15.7 liters on the highway consumes about 9.9 liters, and in mixed driving mode spends about 12.0 liters per 100 kilometers.
It should be noted that gasoline 340-horsepower engine replaced the previous eight-cylinder V-twin 375-hp engine with a working volume of 5.0 liters with an average fuel consumption of 14.1 liters, which is still available in our country.
All three power units of the updated SUV Land Rover Discovery 2018-2019 model year to get a couple of only 8-band automatic ZF gearbox with «Drive Select» technology, as well as the ability to switch speeds manually with the shift paddles.
In addition, all three British motor car equipped with the function «Start-Stop», through which fuel is saved.
New Land Rover Discovery 2018-2019 model year equipped with a fully independent suspension, where the front and rear mounted double cross levers and anti-roll bars.
In top trim the British SUV, as well as optional in the base version, pneumatic rack features, with which you can adjust the ride height (clearance) from the standard 18.5 centimeters to a decent 24 centimeters.
Already in the basic system of the machine receives a permanent all-wheel drive with a central interaxle lockable differential, and the “older” versions of equipment will be added to his rear locking differential.
In addition, customers can choose between two-stage and one-stage transfer box.
All the wheels of the updated SUV Land Rover Discovery v model year British engineers equipped with disc brakes with ventilation function, while at the rear wheels mounted wheels with a diameter of 325 mm and 317 mm discs are used on the front wheels.
Car Modifications to the air suspension get enlarged diameter disks 354 and 360 millimeters, respectively.
Rack and pinion steering the machine works in tandem with the electric power EPAS.
The equipment model includes 4-channel anti-lock brakes (ABS), Electronic Brakeforce Distribution (EBD), electronic traction control (ETC), the help system while driving downhill (HAS), the help system when driving downhill (HDC), dynamic Stability Control (DSC) and adaptation of the system to the road conditions, called Terrain Response.
The Russian car market updated Land Rover Discovery SUV 2018-2019 model year is presented in three levels of equipment under the symbol S, SE and HSE.
In the initial version of the model is equipped with halogen front optics, a full-size spare tire, wheel discs of light alloys with a diameter of 18 inches, leather seats, central locking, trip computer, full power accessories, dual-zone climate control, heated seats, six airbags, and music system eight speakers.
The base version of the equipment to domestic customers need to shell out a minimum of 2,299,000 Russian Rubles SUV Land Rover Discovery 2015 model year.
The updated car in the top configuration will cost the motorists not less than 2,765,000 rubles.