The new Land Rover Discovery 4 to go with new LR-TDV6 3.0 twin turbo diesel engine. The LR-TDV6 3.0 sequential turbodiesel is based on the existing LR-TDV6 2.7-litre engine, The LR-TDV6 3.0 is mated to the revised and super-smooth ZF HP28 6-speed automatic transmission. The new, twin turbocharger LR-TDV6 3.0 boasts substantial increases in both power – up 29 percent to 245PS – and torque, up 36 percent to 600Nm. The ability to deliver maximum torque at just 2,000rpm, combined with unparalleled throttle response, substantially enhances the Discovery’s already acclaimed ability both on and off-road. The new 3.0-litre diesel can significantly out perform its rivals by delivering 500Nm in only 500 milliseconds from idle. From the driver’s perspective this means instantaneous access to 83 percent of maximum torque.
The Land Rover Discovery 4 improved on the near-legendary off-road capabilities of its predecessor. The comprehensive changes include new suspension components, revised steering, larger brakes, improved traction control, and enhancements to the award winning Terrain ResponseTM system, which helps optimise the vehicle for virtually all on-road or off-road driving situations.