Land Rover Discovery 3.0 D300 R-Dynamic SE 5dr Auto Review

Category: Luxury SUV

Section: Version review

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Land Rover Discovery 2022 front cornering
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  • Land Rover Discovery 2022 rear cornering
  • Land Rover Discovery 2022 interior dashboard
  • Land Rover Discovery 2022 interior rear seats
  • Land Rover Discovery 2022 interior infotainment
  • Land Rover Discovery 2022 right tracking
  • Land Rover Discovery 2022 front right tracking
  • Land Rover Discovery 2022 rear left tracking
  • Land Rover Discovery 2022 front cornering
  • Land Rover Discovery 2022 grille detail
  • Land Rover Discovery 2022 alloy wheel detail
  • Land Rover Discovery 2022 badge detail
  • Land Rover Discovery 2022 interior front seats
  • Land Rover Discovery 2022 second-row seats
  • Land Rover Discovery 2022 interior detail
  • Land Rover Discovery 2022 boot open
  • Land Rover Discovery 2022 front cornering
  • Land Rover Discovery 2022 rear cornering
  • Land Rover Discovery 2022 interior dashboard
  • Land Rover Discovery 2022 interior rear seats
  • Land Rover Discovery 2022 interior infotainment
  • Land Rover Discovery 2022 right tracking
  • Land Rover Discovery 2022 front right tracking
  • Land Rover Discovery 2022 rear left tracking
  • Land Rover Discovery 2022 front cornering
  • Land Rover Discovery 2022 grille detail
  • Land Rover Discovery 2022 alloy wheel detail
  • Land Rover Discovery 2022 badge detail
  • Land Rover Discovery 2022 interior front seats
  • Land Rover Discovery 2022 second-row seats
  • Land Rover Discovery 2022 interior detail
  • Land Rover Discovery 2022 boot open
RRP £67,285What Car? Target Price£66,133
Fuel type:
diesel
Gearbox:
auto
Doors:
5 doors

Has a number of important strengths. It's desirable, practical, great off road and cheaper than some rivals (if you choose one of the lower trim levels). Reliability is a real weak point, though, and the Discovery isn't as sophisticated on the road or as plush inside as an Audi Q7 or BMW X7.

Moving up to R-Dynamic SE (from entry-level S trim) gets you 21in wheels, scrolling indicators, twin (fixed) panoramic roofs and 18-way seats with a memory function.

We reckon the cheaper D250 is a better buy, but if you do want more power, this D300 diesel is where your money should go. Put your foot down hard and let the engine rev, and it'll hit 60mph from a standstill in a claimed 6.5sec.


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Key information

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

Available colours

MPGOfficial overall fuel economy figure

33.2

Boot CapacityHow much space is there?

172

litres

EmissionsOfficial emissions rating

222

g/km