What are the Performance Highlights of the 2018 Land Rover Discovery?

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For the new model year, Land Rover has given the 2018 Discovery impressive performance advantages:

  • Choice between a six-cylinder diesel or a six-cylinder gas engine
  • Off-road specific features like Hill Descent Control
  • Smooth shifting and efficiency with a ZF 8-Speed Automatic Transmission

Find out more about this refined, exciting SUV today!


Explore the New Discovery

2018 Land Rover Discovery Unibody Construction 

Unibody Construction

A lighter aluminum frame allows the Land Rover to achieve surprising efficiency while still delivering peak durability during off-road conditions.

2018 Land Rover Discovery Hill Descent 

Hill Descent Control

Activate this feature and the Discovery maintains a steady speed while heading down steep grades. It'll come in handy at off-road parks outside Schaumburg.

2018 Land Rover Discovery Terrain Response 2 

Terrain Response 2

This available feature automatically selects the ideal driving characteristics for the conditions. Sand, snow, mud, and wet pavement are all easily conquered.

2018 Land Rover Discovery Transmission 


Included with all engines, the ZF 8-Speed Automatic Transmission provides electronic control, smooth gear shifting, and improved efficiency.

Discover Your Engine Options

For 2018, you get the choice of two engines: a gas-powered or diesel-powered V6. Check out their performance numbers before you visit Land Rover Hoffman Estates:

  • 3.0L Turbocharged Diesel Engine
    • Horsepower: 254 hp
    • Torque: 443 lb-ft
    • Top Speed: 130 mph
    • 0 to 60 mph: 8.1 seconds
    • Towing Capacity: 7,716 lbs
  • 3.0L Turbocharged Gasoline Engine
    • Horsepower: 340 hp
    • Torque: 332 lb-ft
    • Top Speed: 130 mph
    • 0 to 60 mph: 7.1 seconds
    • Towing Capacity: 8,201 lbs

No matter which engine you choose, you'll have enough power to tackle both trails and highways around Schaumburg, IL.

2018 Discovery

Test the Performance of the 2018 Discovery Today

There's one aspect of the 2018 Discovery's performance we haven't covered, and that's how fun it is to drive. Contact us to find out more about this exciting SUV, or stop by our showroom at 1051 W. Higgins Rd. in Hoffman Estates, IL. In addition to the Discovery, we offer a wide selection of new Land Rover vehicles, and our online financing application lets you get a head start on the auto loan process. Any questions? Contact us now and a member of our sales team will get back to you promptly.