The Land Rover Discovery Sport has been trundling alongside in its present guise since 2019, when it was unleashed as a 2020 model. It could not have seemed all that completely different than the mannequin that it changed, however beneath its shapely sheet metallic sat an all-new platform that it shared with the equally new Evoque. 4 full years later and it is due for an additional replace, this time centered primarily on the inside.
Instantly in entrance of the motive force sits a totally digital gauge cluster. Extra fascinating, although, is the curved-glass touchscreen mounted within the middle of the sprint atop a smooth, trendy console. Measuring 11.4 inches, the infotainment system now runs Land Rover’s latest Pivi Pro 2 software, which we discovered to be an enormous enchancment over the old-tech system. Android Auto and wi-fi Apple CarPlay come customary, as does Amazon Alexa voice management. Wi-fi system charging within the console can be customary.
Inside textiles are additionally up to date. Discovery Sport S and Dynamic SE fashions get an inside swathed in one thing Land Rover calls DuoLeather, and there are three color choices. A non-leather Suedecloth can be supplied, paired with a fake Luxtec textile that is produced from recycled polyester microfiber. (You can read more about who picks those interior textiles here). A 3rd row of seats behind the sliding and reclining second row provides $1,720 to the underside line.
In addition to the inside improve, the 2024 Discovery Sport will get very small exterior tweaks that principally encompass both body-color or blacked-out trim, relying on the mannequin, with the Dynamic version getting extra distinction than the usual Sport S. New wheel designs spherical out the updates.
Mechanically, it stays unchanged with the one powertrain alternative the P250-badged Ingenium four-cylinder that sends 245 horsepower to all 4 wheels via a nine-speed automated. A extra highly effective mild-hybrid engine possibility was accessible solely within the Disco Sport’s first mannequin yr. It was discontinued for 2021.
The 2024 Land Rover Discovery Sport begins at $50,075, together with vacation spot.