The Land Rover Discovery is a popular multipurpose family 4x4. First released in 1989, the Land Rover Discovery was designed to compete with the standard family car market while still retaining Land Rover's off-road performance.
As one of the top selling Land Rover models, the Discovery is great for motorway driving as it is for use on rugged terrain.
Land Rover Discovery insurance groups fall in the range of 33 to 45, depending on the exact model.
The Association of British Insurers and Lloyd’s of London set your car’s insurance group from 1 to 50. In theory, the higher the insurance group, the greater your insurance premium will be. You can use Uswitch to shop for offers on Land Rover Discovery car insurance.
The Land Rover Discovery has undergone various revisions over the years, with the fifth generation Land Rover Discovery priced from £45,000. An extremely versatile SUV, there is plenty of choice when it comes to interior quality and extra refinements.
As you might expect, the Land Rover Discovery balances power and economy. The latest 2.0L diesel Discovery gives you up to 32 miles per gallon (mpg), while the 2.0L petrol version does 25 mpg.
petrol engines: from 2.0L
diesel engines: from 2.0L
With its strong build quality, the Land Rover Discovery scored highly in safety tests.
The fifth generation Land Rover Discovery exudes luxury, while the use of aluminium in the chassis and body panels has resulted in substantial weight loss versus its predecessor. Earlier, heavier versions of the car, were adopted by the Italian police for their riot control operations.
Land Rover’s Discovery has won various awards over the years. In 2019, Land Rover released a special version of the car to celebrate its 30th anniversary.