Are Land Rover Discovery safe cars?

Are Land Rover Discovery safe cars?

The Land Rover New Discovery Sport has been awarded the maximum five star safety rating from Euro NCAP. New Discovery Sport features a number of cutting-edge safety features, such as an all-new pedestrian airbag which is a first in the small-SUV segment.

How reliable is Discovery 2?

The good news is that the series II Discovery is much more reliable than most other Land Rovers. However, it’s still below average for its class, although only by a little.

How safe is a Land Rover?

The Range Rover has also been awarded a five-star Euro NCAP safety rating, which includes one of the highest ratings ever given for pedestrian protection in the large off-roader category. Euro NCAP’s tests praised the car for how it protects adult and child occupants.

Which Discovery engine is best?

The P360 petrol version takes the title for best performer in the Discovery range. Its 3.0-litre straight six unit produces 355bhp and manages the 0-62mph sprint in 6.5 seconds, before topping out at a 130mph maximum.

What was the crash test for Land Rover Discovery?

Euro NCAP | Land Rover Discovery | 2006 | Crash test – YouTube http://www.euroncap.com/tests/land_rover_discovery_2006/259.aspx Frontal Impact takes place at 64 Km/h, 40% of the width of the car striking a deformable bar…

What is the NCAP rating for Land Rover Discovery?

The autonomous emergency braking system scored maximum points in Euro NCAP’s tests of its pedestrian protection, with complete avoidance of the target up to 40km/h and adequate speed mitigation thereafter. Crash avoided up to 50km/h. Crash speed reduced up to 80km/h. Crash avoided up to 60km/h. Crash speed reduced up to 70km/h.

Is the Land Rover Discovery a good towing vehicle?

Car seat anchors and tethers are all easy to find. The Discovery has the potential to be a good towing vehicle, too. Tow ratings are strong, the air suspension can compensate for tongue weight, and a trailer backup assistance system is available. How economical is it?

What kind of engine does a Land Rover Discovery have?

The Discovery S and S R-Dynamic come standard with a new turbocharged four-cylinder engine (296 hp). A new turbocharged inline-six engine (355 hp) with a mild hybrid system is optional on the S R-Dynamic and standard on the HSE R-Dynamic. All-wheel drive and an eight-speed automatic are standard across all models.