For those Huntington, NY shoppers who want a vehicle that offers luxury and off-road capability, the Land Rover Discovery Sport is an excellent choice. This is also an extremely affordable luxury SUV from the famed British automaker.

One of the most intriguing aspects of the Discovery Sport is its performance numbers. Below is a look at what this Land Rover small SUV can do on the road.

Performance Specs

The Discovery Sport offers a single powertrain - a 2.0-liter inline four-cylinder engine that pumps out 246 horsepower and 269 pound-feet of torque. With this powertrain, the Discover Sport can move from 0 to 60 MPH in just 7.1 seconds. This powertrain is paired with a nine-speed automatic transmission.

When it comes to fuel economy, the Discovery Sport gives you an EPA-estimated 21 MPG in the city and 24 MPG on the highway. These numbers give the Discovery Sport a combined fuel economy rating of 21 MPG.

With this powertrain, you can expect the Discover Sport to have some respectable towing numbers. In fact, this Land Rover SUV has a maximum tow rating of 4,409 pounds, which is one of the best ratings in its class. That means you can use the Discover Sport to tow a trailer or a boat to your next outdoor adventure.

An SUV that Actually Goes Off-Road

Finally, you will want to know what kind of additional capabilities you get from the Discovery Sport. This small luxury SUV has a turning radius of 38.7 feet which makes it ideal for navigation around tight spaces. Front ground clearance is rated at 8.3 inches. That grand clearance rating will allow going off-road with more confidence than many other luxury SUVs in its class.

If you are looking to take the Discovery Sport across standing water, then you'll be glad to know that the maximum wading depth is 23.6 inches. Overall, the Discovery Sport has performance and capability that stands out in its class.

Test Drive the Land Rover Discovery Sport at Land Rover Huntington

If you are interested in learning more about the Land Rover Discovery Sport, please contact Land Rover Huntington in Huntington, NY today!

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