Land Rover Discovery GS (2014)
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Land Rover Discovery GS (2014): 27 facts and highlights

1. Has four-wheel drive

Four-wheel drive is a system where torque is distributed to all four wheels of the vehicle. It is beneficial in some circumstances such as providing increased traction in tricky weather conditions, but is most suited to off-road driving.
Land Rover Discovery GS (2014)
55% have it

2. height

1.89m
Volvo XC70 (2015): 917mm

3. greater cargo volume (seats down)

A larger cargo area is more practical as it allows you to transport more things. With some vehicles you can put the rear seats down in order to gain more space for cargo.
2558l
Chevrolet Suburban LT AWD (2015): 3429l

4. better fuel economy (city)

Fuel economy is a measurement of fuel efficiency, based on how far you can travel with a certain amount of petrol (gasoline). A lower fuel economy means the car will be cheaper to run.
8.7l/100 km
Peugeot 3008 HYbrid4 Active (2014): 3l/100 km

5. higher maximum torque

Torque is a measurement of an engine’s power, closely related to horsepower. More torque indicates a more powerful car, and is also a good indication of its acceleration.
600Nm
Mercedes-Benz GL63 AMG (2014): 759Nm

6. longer drivetrain warranty (years)

The drivetrain warranty covers parts of the car such as the engine, transmission, driveshaft etc. This is usually longer than the basic warranty. It lasts either a certain number of years or amount of kilometres driven.
4yrs
Hyundai Santa Fe Limited (2014): 10yrs

7. larger fuel tank

A larger fuel tank means that you have to stop to refill less often.
82l
Chevrolet Suburban LT AWD (2015): 117l

8. width

2.05m
Suzuki Jimny (2014): 1.6m

9. smaller turn radius

The turn radius indicates the smallest circular turn a car can make. With a smaller turn radius it is easier to perform a U-turn in one attempt instead of having to reverse back and forth in order to turn around.
11.5m
Suzuki Jimny (2014): 9.8m

10. larger engine size

This measurement is the total volume of all the engine's cylinders, also known as the engine displacement. This is one of many aspects of an engine that determine its horsepower, but generally speaking a greater size indicates more power.
3l
Cadillac Escalade (2015): 6.2l

11. greater cargo volume

A larger cargo area is more practical as it allows you to transport more things.
280l
Volvo XC60 (2015): 1909l

12. better fuel economy (highway)

Fuel economy is a measurement of fuel efficiency, based on how far you can travel with a certain amount of petrol (gasoline). A lower fuel economy means the car will be cheaper to run.
7.5l/100 km
Peugeot 3008 HYbrid4 Active (2014): 3.4l/100 km

13. Has air suspension

Air suspension offers a smoother ride than the traditional steel spring suspension. It is also often adjustable, allowing you to raise or lower it based on the type of driving you are doing.
Land Rover Discovery GS (2014)
7% have it

14. Has Bluetooth

Bluetooth is a wireless technology that allows you to easily transfer data between different devices, such as smartphones, tablets and computers.
Land Rover Discovery GS (2014)
84% have it

15. more horsepower

Horsepower is the most common unit for measuring the power of an engine.
256hp
BMW X6 M (2014): 555hp

16. better fuel economy (combined)

Fuel economy is a measurement of fuel efficiency, based on how far you can travel with a certain amount of petrol (gasoline). A lower fuel economy means the car will be cheaper to run.
8l/100 km
Peugeot 3008 HYbrid4 Active (2014): 3.3l/100 km

17. longer basic warranty (years)

The basic warranty of a car covers all aspects other than parts which are subject to normal wear and tear, such as windscreen wipers and brake pads. It lasts either a certain number of years or amount of kilometres driven.
4yrs
Hyundai Santa Fe Limited (2014): 5yrs

18. Has a petrol (gasoline) engine

A petrol (gasoline) engine offers several advantages over diesel. For example the engines tend to be lighter and cheaper than their diesel counterparts. Petrol engines also tend to have higher horsepower, and the fuel is more readily available.
Land Rover Discovery GS (2014)
92% have it

19. Has Stop-Start system

A Stop-Start system automatically turns off the engine when stopping in traffic or at a red light, and seamlessly starts it again when pressure is applied to the accelerator. This saves fuel and is more ecological.
Land Rover Discovery GS (2014)
21% have it

20. more cylinders

Although there are many aspects that determine the power, a higher number of cylinders is generally a good indication of the potential power of the engine.
6
Ford Expedition Limited (2014): 8

21. less CO2 emissions

The CO2 emissions of the car, measured in grams per kilometre. A car with less emissions is better for the environment.
213g/km
Peugeot 3008 HYbrid4 Active (2014): 85g/km

22. faster acceleration (0-100)

The time it takes for the car to accelerate from 0-100 kilometres per hour.
9.3s
Mercedes-Benz GL63 AMG (2014): 4.9s

23. shorter length

4.83m
Suzuki Jimny (2014): 3.67m

24. more valves

An intake valve allows the air/fuel mixture to enter the combustion chamber. An engine with more valves tends to increase performance.
24
BMW X6 M (2014): 32

25. USB ports

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
1
GMC Yukon SLE (2015): 5

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