The new 2017 Land Rover LR5 is shaping up to be one of this year’s most anticipated cars. The new Land Rover took its rugged off-roader and pitched it little further up the market with an amazing new shape with a luxurious cabin.
Purists need not be too worried. The 2017 Land Rover LR5 is still widely capable on off-road, however, its design had grown old with years, and the interior design quite too heavy on the previous models. Well, it seems the British top automaker came with the sure remedy to that with the new-generation. To find out all you need to know about the new 2017 Land Rover LR5, be sure to read more of this article to find out every detail about the new Land Rover.
2017 Land Rover LR5 – Exterior and Interior Design
When it comes to dimensions, there is not major change on the Land Rovers’ size. With that said, the new SUV sure feels way more aggressive and stylish. Its’ sleek headlamps with the Range Rover cuts along the front bumper. The Clamshell hood protrudes, while the step uproots to goes away with the new design.
The new SUV’s styling has been influenced heavily by both the outgoing Discovery Sport and the even the Discovery Vision model. The rear roof-line which is raised and offset rear number plate are also features that have been inspired by the fourth-generation car.
This new SUV comes with similar features as the existing model such as the 7-seat layout, its’ cabin has been upgraded with an all-new design and has got a host of additional kit. It has got 9 USB ports with secure storage for 5 small tablets and comes with a Wi-Fi hotspot that is capable of offering as many as 8 devices connected to the internet at once.
The SUV boot is as capacious as the outgoing model. Unfortunately, the new LR5 does not come with the similar split rear boot lid as the previous model. A fold-out seat is installed to the boot floor.
2017 Land Rover LR5 – Engine and Performance
Having a lighter body-weight automatically will mean the 2017 Land Rover LR5 will now accommodate 4-cylinder engines. Therefore, getting a 2.0-ltr diesel mill which churns 237bhp power. Also, there is a 3.0-ltr V6-petrol for diesel. Petrol churns almost 336bhp, while for diesel it has got a255 hp. recently, there’s also a hybrid model. This is meant to bring down carbon emission.
2017 Land Rover LR5 – Release Date and Price
The Land Rover LR5 2017 is an all-new SUV that built from scratch. Its metal and other materials used on this model are greatly advanced and therefore meaning that its price will increase say about 15-20% as compared to the outgoing generation. The new SUV is said to cost about $49,112.00.
The replacement of the now ageing Discovery has arrived in 2017. This new 2017 LR5 is going to have the company’s latest technology and styling but also retain the strengths that the model is best known to have. This new SUV is sure to be worth buying. I must say it’s time the company step up their game. I can’t wait to experience what this machine has to offer on the road.