The upcoming 2018 Land Rover LR5 (Discovery 5) is a handsome and classy looking vehicle, from all angles. Iconic British car brand JLR has ambitious plans for portfolio expansion in 2018 and following years, as is evident from its moves. It is particularly keen on an establishing-material stronghold in luxury crossover and SUV segment, the challenging dominance of its German rivals. That explains why the Land Rover Discovery 5 or LR5 SUV is being readied for production. The luxury SUV is also known for its extreme utilitarian features. Upon release, it will lock horns with rivals like Volvo XC90 and the Audi Q7.
2018 Land Rover LR5 (Discovery 5) – Design
It is a huge car and has a commanding road presence. The car is based on the company’s enhanced Premium Lightweight Architecture, the same on which sibling Range Rover Sport is based on. This is a Unibody setup and hence it bids adieu to body-on-frame build. The car will be sold in a range of metallic and solid hues.
The cabin is classy and spacious. The dashboard layout is much more streamlined than the previous version. Material quality is an absolutely top notch and on par with what you get in German rivals. It can accommodate 7 adults and cargo space is quite generous. The dashboard is dominated by large touch screen infotainment system. It may be sold in 4 trims- S, SE, HSE and top notch HSE Luxury.
2018 Land Rover LR5 (Discovery 5) – Engine Specs
The 2018 Land Rover Discovery 5 (LR5) SUV is going to be quite powerful. It will get a four-cylinder turbo diesel engine under the hood- the same one used in sibling Range Rover Sport. It makes an output of 237 hp. Ride quality is good and the car remains firm on all terrains and body roll is almost not there.
2018 Land Rover LR5 (Discovery 5) – Price and Availability
The 2018 Land Rover Discovery 5 (LR5) pricing may be around $50,000 for base trim. The release date is yet to be announced.
The 2018 Land Rover Discovery 5 (LR5) is one nice luxury SUV that also scores high on utility factor. The styling, powertrain, and amenities- everything leaves you impressed.