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Selected Style 4WD 4-Door HSE
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4WD 4-Door HSE 12 18 $70,229 $77,175
4WD 4-Door SC 12 18 $84,471 $92,825
AWD 4-Door 3.0si
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
AWD 4-Door 3.0si 17 23 $42,505 $46,200
AWD 4-Door 4.8i 15 21 $50,415 $54,800
Pricing
Invoice Price
$70,229
$42,505
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$77,175
$46,200
Monthly Payment Estimate
$1286 / month
$770 / month
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TCC Rating
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TCC's Bottom Line The 2008 Land Rover Range Rover remains the ultimate luxury sport-utility vehicle, a well-heeled performer for those well-heeled enough to own one. The 2008 BMW X5 is better than ever, but could use more dramatic styling and an iDrive transplant.
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 12 mpg 17 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 18 mpg 23 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification 4WD Sport Utility Vehicle 4WD Sport Utility Vehicle
Interior Dimensions
Front Leg Room (in) 38.9 40.0
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Passenger Volume (ft³) - TBD - 102.4
Second Leg Room (in) 35.5 36.6
Front Head Room (in) 40.2 39.3
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 61.4 60.0
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Head Room (in) 38.3 39.0
Second Shoulder Room (in) 60.0 58.0
Third Head Room (in) - NA
Third Shoulder Room (in) - NA
Third Leg Room (in) - NA
Third Hip Room (in) - NA
Exterior Dimensions
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) 64.0 65.0
Wheelbase (in) 113.3 115.5
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 77.0 76.1
Track Width, Front (in) 64.1 64.7
Min Ground Clearance (in) 8.9 8.3
Length, Overall (in) 195.7 191.1
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 75.0 69.5
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) 42.3 - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 34.5 21.9
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 39.3 - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 62.5 - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 73.9 61.8
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) NA NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 41.3 - TBD -
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.8 x 0.79 12.6 x 0.79
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.3 x 1.18 13.1 x 1.18
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System Four-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 27.6 22.5
Steering
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.46 3.1
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - TBD - 15.2
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 38.0 42.0
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size 255/55HR19 P255/55HR18
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size 255/55HR19 P255/55HR18
Spare Tire Size 255/55HR19 Compact
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 550 600
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 550 NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 7700 6000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 7700 NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 5474 4982
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 19 x 8 18 x 8.5
Front Wheel Material Alloy Alloy
Spare Wheel Material Alloy Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 19 x 8 18 x 8.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) 19 x 8 Compact
Rear Wheel Material Alloy Alloy
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - - TBD -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 150 180
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Engine
Displacement 4.4L/268 3.0L/183
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 305 @ 5750 260 @ 6600
Engine Type Gas V8 Gas I6
Fuel System SMPI - TBD -
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 325 @ 4000 225 @ 2750
Engine Order Code NA NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 18 23
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 12 17
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.52 1.52
Trans Type 6 6
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High 1.00 1.00
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.87 0.87
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain 4-Wheel Drive All-Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.40 3.40
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.34 2.34
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.73 4.44
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.14 1.14
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Automatic
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low 2.93 - TBD -
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.69 0.69
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.17 4.17
Summary
Vehicle Name Land Rover Range Rover BMW X5
Body Style 4 Door 4 Door Sport Utility Vehicle
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA Integrated
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) NA - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut Double Wishbone
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/lower arms Multi-Link
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) NA - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) NA - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Double-Wishbone 4-Link
 
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