Discovery 5

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The Discovery 5 marked a change in direction for Land Rover’s mid-range off-roader. Gone was the rugged nature of the earlier cars, to be replaced by a smoother, more urbane style, previewed in the Discovery Vision concept in 2014. A full-sized seven seater at almost five metres in length, the D5 was packed with a huge amount of technology – as well as a smaller 2.0-litre entry-level model.

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News : JLR’s Paris Motor Show highlights

News : JLR’s Paris Motor Show highlights

Keith Adams For the British contingent, it was a case of Jaguar Land Rover taking the headlines at the Paris Motor Show with the world premiere of the Discovery 5, and the surprise announcement that there will be a Sportbrake version of the Jaguar XF. The Land Rover Discovery 5 came fresh in from its unveiling alongside a […]

News : Land Rover Discovery 5’s LEGO debut

News : Land Rover Discovery 5’s LEGO debut

The Land Rover Discovery 5 was revealed to the press in typically media-savvy style by breaking a Guinness World Record for the largest LEGO structure ever built, and doing so with the endorsement of brand ambassadors, Bear Grylls, Sir Ben Ainslie and Zara Phillips. The LEGO unveil was impressive, as the rendering of Tower Bridge was made from 5,805,846 individual […]

By 28 September 2016 7 Comments Read More →
News : Land Rover Discovery 5 breaks cover in Paris

News : Land Rover Discovery 5 breaks cover in Paris

Keith Adams The Land Rover Discovery 5 has been launched following a rather lengthy teaser campaign. It’s clearly lighter and more efficient than the outgoing model, which has been doing fine service since 2005, but the big news is that its styling is more derivative of Land Rover’s new look, effectively looking like a scaled-up […]

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News : Land Rover Discovery 5 previewed before Paris launch

News : Land Rover Discovery 5 previewed before Paris launch

Land Rover has released these two teaser images of the sixth-generation Discovery. The pictures come ahead of its official launch ahead of the Paris Motor Show on 28 September. The all-new model will take its styling lead from the 2014 Land Rover Discovery Vision concept, sharing many of its styling cues with the Discovery Sport.

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News : LR Vision Concept breaks cover in the UK

News : LR Vision Concept breaks cover in the UK

Andrew Elphick The Land Rover Discovery Vision Concept first broke cover a month ago – on an aircraft carrier, in the middle of the sea, as you do. However, fast-forward a month and Land Rover softly launched the Vision to the public at the Royal Windsor Horse Show. It’s not your obvious location, until you […]

News : Land Rover unveils Discovery Vision Concept

News : Land Rover unveils Discovery Vision Concept

John Slavin Land Rover has revealed the Discovery Vision Concept in New York. It previews the upcoming Discovery family of vehicles due to appear from 2015, starting with a smaller Discovery to replace the Freelander and followed by a larger model to replace the current Discovery 4. The first production car is expected to be offered […]