Land Rover’s medium-sized SUV gets new mild-hybrid agent powertrains and adapted infotainment, but for added money.
The 2021 Land Rover Discovery Sport has been appear with a new mild-hybrid agent powertrain.
Prices accept been added with the adapted model, with the now entry-level Discovery Sport P200 R-Dynamic S ascent from $63,100 to $65,700 additional on-road costs.
Land Rover has thinned-out the range, alone alms the R-Dynamic architecture backpack for all Discovery Sport models. With the accepted P200 S actuality alone from the line-up, the amount of access into a Disco Sport has risen by 8.6 per cent.
All 2021 Land Rover Discovery Sport models now accretion the R-Dynamic nameplate, acceptation buyers get a added advancing front-end, darker autogenous headliner, sportier admixture wheels, and a few added tweaks throughout the vehicle.
The R-Dynamic P200 S retains the 2.0-litre turbo petrol four-cylinder, alms 147kW/320Nm. Buyers can accession to the added able P250 SE with an added 37kW/45Nm.
The P250 agent is now the alone agent accessible for the range-topping HSE.
The big account is the accession of a 2.0-litre mild-hybrid turbo agent powertrain accessible with two altered levels of power. The D165 produces 120kW/380Nm, akin to S specification, while the D200 puts out 150kW/430Nm and is accessible in the SE trim.
The antecedent D150 and D160 diesels the new engines alter were rated at 110kW/380Nm and 132kW/430Nm respectively. The 177kW/500Nm D240 HSE has been discontinued in Australia.
All engines are akin to the ZF nine-speed automated – with aboriginal accessory aloof for off-road situations – and all-wheel drive.
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The 48-volt amalgam arrangement harvests activity beneath braking, convalescent ammunition abridgement and blurred emissions. Land Rover additionally says the new arrangement after-effects in a smoother stop-start operation.
Inside, and the adapted Disco Sport gets the company’s new Pivi infotainment system, alms congenital Spotify and Bluetooth affiliation to two smartphones simultaneously. Wireless smartphone charging is additionally available, with a signal-boosting option.
Apple CarPlay and Android Auto adequacy are included.
The Pivi infotainment arrangement runs off its own battery, acceptance it to boot-up anon – instead of the adjournment commonly accomplished afterwards a car has been started. The arrangement can additionally amend software and beck music over-the-air via an congenital abstracts connection.
The adapted Discovery Sport additionally offers an air purifier, allowance to apple-pie the air from potentially adverse particulates, pollen, and able smells. An air ecology arrangement is chip into the Pivi infotainment system.
Safety systems accept additionally been upgraded, abacus a rear cartage ecology abettor to advice abate the severity of a rear-end crash.
A new 3D beleaguer camera additionally allows occupants to get a added absolute abstraction of the alfresco at speeds of up to 30km/h, allowance with both parking and off-roading.
The 2021 Land Rover Discovery Sport is accessible to adjustment now in S, SE, and range-topping HSE variants.
Note: all prices exclude on-road costs
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2021 Land Rover Discovery Sport amount and specs: mild-hybrid agent added