2017 Land Rover Range Rover Discovery Sport Performance

2017 Land Rover Range Rover Discovery Sport

If you’re looking for an accessibly priced luxury crossover that delivers confident performance across the board, the 2017 Land Rover Range Rover Discovery Sport should be at the top of your list. With an MSRP from only $37,695, this SUV features the powerful and fuel-efficient performance of a turbocharged inline-four, the confident driving dynamics of Torque Vectoring with Braking and Terrain Response, and a towing capacity of 4,409 pounds. Check out this rundown of the performance specs on this desirable crossover, on sale now at Land Rover Fort Myers.

More Land Rover Range Rover Discovery Sport Details

Powertrain Performance

Each 2017 Land Rover Range Rover Discovery Sport SUV gets its power from a turbocharged 2.0L four-cylinder engine that puts out plenty of power at 240 hp and 250 lb-ft of torque. This power is sent to an AWD system via a new lightweight and compact nine-speed automatic transmission. This system works in unison to not only to deliver horsepower and torque, but also to tow up to 4,409 pounds. The Land Rover Discovery Sport can move from 0 to 60 MPH in just 7.8 seconds and has a max speed of 124 MPH. Its fuel capacity is 18.5 gallons.

Fuel Efficiency

Thanks to the sophisticated engineering of the powertrain and a commitment to efficiency with features like Eco mode, optimized aerodynamics, advanced lightweight materials in the transmission, and body structure, the 2017 Land Rover Range Rover Discovery Sport is an incredibly fuel-efficient vehicle for an SUV with such confident capabilities. In fact, it’s able to get an EPA-estimated 26 mpg highway and 20 mpg city.

Driving Dynamics

The 2017 Land Rover Range Rover Discovery Sport has been built to respond to your specific driving situation with power and grace, whether you’re cruising the highway, testing the limits on a winding country road, driving through the snow, or taking your SUV off the beaten path:

  • Torque Vectoring by Braking – This SUV comes with an advanced torque vectoring system that optimizes agility and stability while you’re going around a corner by sending the appropriate amount of torque to specific wheels based on how you’re turning.
  • Terrain Response – This system offers standout performance in a variety of different weather and terrain situations, providing you with specific settings for General Driving, Grass/Gravel/Snow, Mud and Ruts, and Sand.

Test the Limits in the 2017 Land Rover Range Rover Discovery Sport

Whether you value bold on-road driving dynamics, practical fuel economy numbers, or valuable all-terrain and inclement weather capabilities, the 2017 Land Rover Range Rover Discovery Sport has you covered. See how the Land Rover Discovery Sport compares to the competition here. Take this model for a test drive today at Land Rover Fort Myers, located at 15875 S Tamiami Trail in Fort Myers, FL. Feel free to contact us with questions.