Land Rover Discovery 3.0 D300 Metropolitan Edition 5dr Auto Review

Category: Luxury SUV

Section: Version review

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  • Land Rover Discovery 2021 front cornering
  • Land Rover Discovery 2021 rear cornering
  • Land Rover Discovery 2021 interior dashboard
  • Land Rover Discovery 2021 interior rear seats
  • Land Rover Discovery 2021 interior infotainment
  • Land Rover Discovery 2021 front right tracking
  • Land Rover Discovery 2021 right tracking
  • Land Rover Discovery 2021 headlight detail
  • Land Rover Discovery 2021 alloy wheel detail
  • Land Rover Discovery 2021 interior front seats
  • Land Rover Discovery 2021 interior rear seats
  • Land Rover Discovery 2021 interior steering wheel detail
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RRP £75,475What Car? Target Price£74,550
Fuel type:
diesel
Gearbox:
auto
Doors:
5 doors

The Land Rover Discovery is a very capable luxury SUV. It's desirable, roomy, nicely finished inside and quite at home on the road. It's much more useful than most of its rivals off-road, too. The D250 diesel engine is excellent and in S trim it undercuts the competition. If you have a bigger budget then it's also worth checking out the Audi Q7 and huge BMW X7.

We heartily recommend the refined 3.0-litre six-cylinder diesel D300 if you want a bit more pace in your Discovery. Its plentiful low-down punch makes it an ideal fit for a hefty SUV with a decent turn of pace when needed (we managed 0-60mph in 6.6sec). It’ll even top 30mpg when driven carefully.


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Key information

Doors5
Seats7
0-62 MPH6.8 seconds
Fuel TypeDiesel
GearboxAUTO

Available colours

MPGOfficial overall fuel economy figure

33

Boot CapacityHow much space is there?

172

litres

EmissionsOfficial emissions rating

224

g/km