The much awaited Land Rover Discovery Sport Petrol Model has just Launched in India at Rs 56.50 lakh price tag (ex-showroom Delhi). This is the latest launch from Land Rover with appealing specifications and options. This is a 2.0-litre petrol derivative which will be sold in addition to the 2.2-litre TD4 and SD4 diesel engines.
Land Rover Discovery Sport Petrol Model will be available only in the HSE trim. The 2.2-litre TD4 and SD4 diesel engines are already available in Indian Market since September 2015. Powering the Land Rover Discovery Sport Petrol Model is an efficient 4-cylinder 1,999cc petrol engine.
The engine is capable of making, 240PS power output along with 340Nm of torque at 1,750rpm on ride. Engine of Land Rover Discovery Sport Petrol Model mated to a nine-speed automatic transmission for smooth ride. Other than this technical change in engine side, the petrol Discovery Sport remains the same as its diesel sibling.
Land Rover Discovery Sport Petrol Model looks hot and comes with features like hill descent control, adaptive Xenon headlamps, electronic traction control and panoramic sunroof. The petrol variant Available in HSE Trim can purchase at all 23 authorised retail outlets.
Land Rover Discovery Sport is the successor to the Land Rover Freelander 2. The SUV was first launched in September last year and exclusively comes with a 2.2-litre diesel engine. The petrol model launch is now a part of boosting the sales. The reason is the diesel engine (above 2,000 cc) ban in effect in Delhi and NCR since December 2015. The ban now extended to Kerala and could be extended to more places.
Land Rover Discovery Sport Diesel model is the top trim among the variants. This packed with facilities like n Atlas finish with tow eye covers in White Silver finish, Narvik Black surround, 11-speaker sound system, fender vents in Atlas finish, centre console with sliding arm rest, navigation system, eight-way driver/passenger power seats in Grained leather, Ivory Morzine headlining and reversing camera and Park Assist etc.