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Selected Style 4-Door LE
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door LE 14 17 $31,150 $35,000
4-Door LSE 14 17 $33,820 $38,000
4-Door Wagon (CA/NY/MA/CT)
Pricing
Invoice Price
$31,150
$47,175
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$35,000
$54,950
Monthly Payment Estimate
$583 / month
$916 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 14 mpg 13 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 17 mpg 16 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Special Purpose Special Purpose
Interior Dimensions
Third Leg Room (in) NA 27.3
Second Head Room (in) 39.2 39.5
Third Hip Room (in) NA 56.4
Second Shoulder Room (in) - TBD - 61.1
Front Leg Room (in) 38.5 42.3
Third Head Room (in) NA 36.3
Front Hip Room (in) 58.9 58.6
Passenger Volume (ft³) - TBD - - TBD -
Third Shoulder Room (in) NA 61.1
Second Leg Room (in) 36.3 34.3
Front Head Room (in) 37.4 40.0
Second Hip Room (in) 58.9 57.9
Front Shoulder Room (in) - TBD - 61.3
Passenger Capacity 5 8
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in) 58.5 63.8
Min Ground Clearance (in) 8.1 9.8
Length, Overall (in) 178.7 192.5
Rear Door Opening Width (in) 60.6 46.8
Height, Overall (in) 77.4 72.8
Liftover Height (in) 29.0 - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) 58.5 63.6
Wheelbase (in) 100.0 112.2
Rear Door Opening Height (in) 41.5 37.1
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.6 76.4
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 45.8 39.4
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) - TBD - 63.6
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 69.8 90.4
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) - TBD - NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - TBD - 42.6
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - TBD - 46.3
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 45.8 50.5
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD - 51.9
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) - TBD - 12.9 x 0.71
Brake Type Power Pwr-Assisted
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) - TBD - 12.2 x 1.26
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System Four-Wheel Four-Wheel
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 23.4 25.4
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 39.4 39.7
Steering Type Pwr Worm & Roller Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.3 3.8
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - 41.7
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 19.3 19.8
Tires
Front Tire Size 235/70HR16 P275/70R16
Spare Tire Size 235/70HR16 P275/70R16
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size 235/70HR16 P275/70R16
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5500 6500
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 165 NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 330 650
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1650 NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4465 5402
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Alloy Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 16 x 8
Front Wheel Material Alloy Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Alloy Aluminum
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 16 x 8
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 16 x 8
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - 16.3
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 100 100
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600 710
Engine
Fuel System SFI SPFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 233 @ 3000 320 @ 3400
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 4.0L/241 4.7L/287
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 182 @ 4750 230 @ 4800
Engine Type Gas V8 Gas V8
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 17 16
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 14 13
Transmission
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low 3.32 2.49
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.48 2.804
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.000
Trans Type 4 4
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High 1.21 1.00
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic Electronic
Drivetrain Four-Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.09 2.393
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.48 1.531
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.54 4.30
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.73 0.753
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD, Automatic w/OD,
Summary
Body Style 4 Door 4 Door SUV
Vehicle Name Land Rover Discovery Lexus LX 470 Luxury Wagon
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - 1.06
Suspension Type - Rear Coil springs w/ Live Axle
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Trailing Links w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 75 40
Suspension Type - Front Coil springs w/ Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - 0.91
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Radius arms Variable
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 80 40
 
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