The latest luxury SUV of iconic motoring brand, Land Rover, has now reached Sri Lankan shores. Through SML Frontier Pvt Ltd, the sole agents of Land Rover in Sri Lanka, the all-new Discovery Sport has been made available to the brand’s ever-growing customer base across the island. The vehicle is an imposing SUV that has taken prestige and luxury to the highest level in its own right. This brand new Discovery Sport will simply become the industry leader in its own class.
“Designed and engineered to be the world’s most capable and versatile premium compact SUV, this is a vehicle that will appeal not only to existing Land Rover customers but to a whole new group of people who may never have considered the Land Rover brand before. It is quite simply the most accomplished vehicle in its segment,” said Managing Director, SML Frontier Automotive Sheran Fernando, sole agents of Land Rover in Sri Lanka.
The all-new Discovery Sport is equipped with a four-cylinder turbocharged diesel engine. The 2.2-liter turbo diesel features high-pressure direct injection, low-friction internal components and smart regenerative charging for outstanding performance and fuel economy. The turbo diesel motor is mated to a responsive nine speed automatic, which is refined and punchy. It makes sure the Discovery Sport surges forward with alacrity, thanks to the 400Nm of torque that comes in at 1750rpm.