Land Rover Discovery 2021 facelift: the 5 highlights
The 2021 Discovery facelift recently went on sale in India with a starting price of Rs. 88.06 lakh (ex-showroom). It comes in two versions – Discovery and R-Dynamic, and three variants – S, SE and HSE.
New Land Rover Discovery is offered with 2.0-liter gasoline and diesel engines and 3.0-liter diesel
Land Rover Discovery 2021 facelift has recently been launched in the Indian market. The SUV gets a starting price of 88.06 lakh (ex-showroom). The revamped version of the Land Rover Discovery made its global debut in November 2020. The premium 7-passenger SUV now comes with a revised design language, new technology and feature upgrades. It also gets a more powerful lineup of Ingenium engines with gasoline and diesel options. Here are the top five highlights of the new Land Rover Discovery facelift.
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1. The updated Land Rover Discovery facelift comes with a redesigned grille, new Matrix LED headlights with LED DRLs, redesigned LED taillights, a reworked rear bumper, new side air vents, and more . The distinctive elements of Discovery, including the hinged hood, stepped roof and C-pillar, are retained.
2. In terms of dimensions, the Land Rover Discovery is 4,956mm long, 2,220mm wide and 1,888mm high. The SUV’s wheelbase is 2,923 mm. The SUV is available in 12 colors, including a range of new shades – Lantau Bronze, Hakuba Silver and Charente Gray.
3. The overall cabin design remains very similar to the outgoing model, except for new upgrades. It has an 11.4 inch HD touchscreen infotainment system with a new Pivi Pro infotainment system with OTA updates, a 12.3 inch digital console, air ionization with PM2.5 air filtration technology, Land Rover Click and Go tablet mounts, Meridian surround sound system and more.
4. The 2021 Land Rover Discovery is available with a choice of three powertrain options – 2.0-liter four-cylinder petrol and 3.0-liter six-cylinder petrol, and a 3.0-liter six-cylinder diesel. The P300 Ingenium petrol delivers 296 hp and 400 Nm of maximum torque, while the P360 is tuned for 355 hp and 500 Nm of maximum torque. The D300 develops 296 hp and 650 Nm. All three engines come with an automatic transmission. Both 3.0-liter engines receive 48V mild hybrid technology.
5. The D300 can accelerate from 0 to 100 km / h in just 6.8 seconds before reaching a top speed of 209 km / h. The P300 and P360 variants can sprint and hit the triple digit mark in 7.3 seconds and 6.5 seconds, respectively. The maximum speed of both variants is 201 km / h and 209 km / h.