2012 Land Rover Discovery 4 comes with some new equipments such as a Premium Harmon Kardon LOGIC 7 sound system with 17 speakers and 825W of power, and Bluetooth, DAB & USB/iPod compatibility. 2012 Land Rover Discovery 4 is also equipped with a new ZF 8HP70 automatic transmission that features a rotary gear shift selector and paddle shifters mounted on the steering wheel.
2012 Land Rover Discovery 4 specifications:
Height mm (in) 1887 (74.3)
Width mm (in) 2176 (85.7)
Length mm (in) 4829 (190.1)
Wheelbase mm (in) 2885 (113.6)
Turning Circle m (ft) 11.8 (38.7)
Drag coefficient Cd 0.40
EU Kerb Weight kg (lb) 2583-2700 (5695-5952)
Front suspension Air sprung Independent double wishbone
Rear suspension Air sprung Independent double wishbone
Brakes Front 2 piston sliding caliper, 360mm ventilated disc
Steering Rack & pinion PAS
Four Wheel-Drive system Full time 4 wheel drive with std locking center differential. Optional locking rear axle differential available with Air Suspension + Terrain Response
Engine type Longitudinal V6, 24 valve, four OHC, direct injection diesel, parallel sequential turbochargers
Displacement cc (cu in) 2993 (182.6)
Bore/stroke mm (in) 84x90 (3.30x3.54)
Compression ratio 16.1:1
Max power hp (kW) 256 (188)@4000rpm
Max Torque Nm (lb.ft) 600 (443)@2000rpm
Fuel consumption EU
urban / extra urban /
28.8 / 34.9 / 32.1 ???
9.8 / 8.1 / 8.8
CO2 g/km (combined) 230
Transmission ZF 8HP70 8-speed auto
Fuel tank capacity liters/imp gals/US gals 82.3 / 18.1 / 21.7
Range EU combined miles (km) 590 (950)*
Top speed mph (km/h) 112 (180)
e_TERRAIN TECHNOLOGIES in summary:
-EU5 SDV6 engine technology
-New ZF 8HP70 8-speed automatic improves efficiency and reduces CO2
-Diesel particulate filters on all Discovery models
-Engine calibration optimised
-Low engine idle speed
-Reduced torque-converter slip
-Higher torque, allowing longer gearing
-Intelligent Power System Management (IPSM) including smart regenerative charging
-Clutched air conditioning pump to reduce parasitic losses
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