The new Land Rover Discovery will also be produced in Slovakia

Land Rover Discovery 2017

At the end of the last month of September, during the Paris motor show, the Land Rover Discovery 2017 makes its first appearance in public. This is an important innovation for the british brand, and that is that the renewal of this SUV of large dimensions has been very full, giving it a lot of technology and incorporating a large number of modifications with respect to its predecessor.

in Addition to all the technology visible in the field of systems of infotainment, settings, and connectivity with the outside, it is worth noting the technology is not visible used for its development and construction. One of the more surprising is that the new Land Rover Discovery can be up to 480 pounds lighter than its predecessor thanks among, other things, the use of aluminum in its body; almost half a ton, which is said soon. This will have an impact on its dynamic behavior, as well as the fuel consumption and pollutant emissions expelled by the exhaust.

Land Rover Discovery 2017

Until now, we knew that the refreshed SUV would be produced in the plant that JLR (Jaguar – Land Rover) has in the Uk, the factory in Solihull. Today, however, we have known that the Discovery is also occur, from 2018, in a new plant located in Nitra, Slovakia. In 2018 it will be when this factory opens its doors. Wolfgang Stadler, director of global production of JLR, stating that “this approach to multi-site ensures that our production can keep pace with the demand of the consumers.”

the first units of The Land Rover Discovery 2017 will arrive during spring, although since several weeks ago you can already book at the official dealer. Your offer mechanics is composed of three diesel engines and one gasoline. The diesel yields 180, 240 and 258 HP, while the petrol will be the top of range with name Si6, delivering 340 HP and 450 Nm. The two lower power turn to a block of four cylinders while the two most powerful come with a six-cylinder.

Land Rover Discovery

From 49.200 euro

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