Land Rover Discovery Sport is a great vehicle, which has never failed in impressing people. All around the globe there is a strong fan following associated with it. All the models which have been included in this line up are brilliant and have earned great appreciation. However, now trends are changing so is the form and structure of Discovery because we all want to see it bigger and better. All eyes are now set upon 2018 Land Rover Discovery Sport because it will be the latest addition to the series so it is natural that high levels of expectations are associated with it.
New for 2018:
The 2018 Version of the Discovery brings upgraded InControl touch Pro infotainment system. There is also the new Dynamic Design package which features unique exterior and interior details. The model also benefits from the Intelligent Dynamic pack that comes with the active four-wheel drive and adaptive suspension system.
2018 Land Rover Discovery Sport: Design, Interior
The new 2018 Land Rover Discovery Sport will be offered in SE, HSE, and HSE LUX levels of trim and the design are going to be extremely dynamic. There will be the inclusion of Dynamic Design pack which features unique posterior and front bumpers with posterior tailpipes that are integrated. The strong, glossy black 20″ wheels further highlight the visual appeal. The black design elements also are present on its exterior as well inside the cabin.
Inside, the model features businesslike look. High-quality materials and soft-touch surfaces cover all touch-points. Great build quality is also obvious at the first glance. The model also has comfortable nature and front seats provide long-ride comfort. The second row of seats sits 2-inches higher than the front which provides better visibility and legroom is also satisfactory in this row. The third row is available but if you considering to install it you should not expect comfort for adults.
Tech and Features:
The vehicle is going to take complete benefit from modern technological aids such as InControl Touch Pro Infotainment System This is probably the main addition of new Land Rover Discovery Sport. This particular system delivers larger and more responsive 10.2″ touch screen. It will also provide intuitive menus and you will get the feel of replication of best smartphone apps as the users will be permitted to pinch and swipe the controls. This particular system will be available in the HSE and HSE Lux trims. But, the entry-level version will come with an 8-inch interface.
The base version will also include 8-way power front seats, partial leather upholstery, a tilt and telescopic steering wheel, keyless ignition and entry, etc.
The HSE trim will improve with leather upholstery, ten-way power front seats, memory functions, etc.
The top trim will feature fancier styling and interior, 19-inch alloy wheels, multicolor ambient lighting, upgraded upholstery, etc.
However, the HSE trims will also be available with many optional packages. There will be the Vision Assist, Driver Assist Plus, Dynamic Design, Entertainment, and Intelligent Dynamic package.
The two driver assist packages will include systems like surround-view parking, blind-spot monitoring, rear cross-traffic alert, emergency braking, lane departure warning, etc.
2018 Land Rover Discovery Sport: Performance
Powering the 2018 Land Rover Discovery Sport is the turbocharged engine. This 2.0-liter four-cylinder unit can produce 240 hp and torque reaches 250 pound-feet. The engine includes standard stop/start feature. A 9-speed automatic transmission and all-wheel drive are also standard features.
The model’s powertrain also features hill descent control, All-Terrain Progress Control, and Terrain Response system. Optionally, it comes with the Active Driveline system which splits power front to rear for maximized traction and fuel efficiency.
The fuel economy of the new Discover Sport will be 20 mpg city and 25 mpg highway. On the combined basis, it will return 22 mpg.
The 2018 Land Rover Discovery Sport will be available from $37,695. The HSE Lux version will start from $46, 595.