2017 Land Rover Discovery Sport vs. 2017 Range Rover Sport

Discovery Sport

Range Rover Sport


Throughout the Land Rover model line, you'll find luxury SUVs that are suited to different drivers. The Land Rover Discovery Sport and the Range Rover Sport share the same commitment to premium materials and rugged performance. However, depending on your needs, one might be a better fit. See how they compare in MSRP, available performance, and standard features in this guide from Land Rover Hoffman Estates.

Starting Price

For many drivers, price is an important consideration when choosing a luxury SUV:

  • The 2017 Land Rover Discovery Sport base trim starts at $37,695 MSRP.

  • The 2017 Range Rover Sport base trim starts at $65,650 MSRP.

As Land Rover's most affordable model, the Discovery Sport delivers premium luxury and capability at a reasonable price. However, the Range Rover Sport has some important advantages, so it's worth exploring each model further.

Standard Features

Even in the base trim, the Range Rover Sport is built to tackle off-road adventures and city streets in style. The following features are included:

  • Adaptive Air Suspension

  • Hands-Free Tailgate

  • Front and Rear Parking Sensors

  • Keyless Ignition and Entry

  • Xenon Headlights

With the exception of the Adaptive Air Suspension, all those features can be added to the Discovery Sport in options packages. It's simply a matter of where your priorities lie.

Performance and Capability

Planning to taking on steep grades in Schaumburg? A more powerful engine will help:

  • The Discovery Sport uses a 2.0L turbocharged four-cylinder engine that supplies 240 hp and 250 lb-ft of torque, and all-wheel drive is standard. Towing capacity maxes out at 4,409 lbs when properly equipped.

  • The Range Rover Sport is offered in multiple performance configurations. At the top of the stack sits a supercharged 5.0L V8, and it produces 550 hp and 502 lb-ft of torque. Full-time four-wheel drive is included with all models, and towing capacity for most trims reaches 7,716 lbs with an available towing package.

Once you've made up your mind, visit Land Rover Hoffman Estates to try out your ideal SUV on the open road.

Which Luxury SUV Will You Choose?

The 2017 Discovery Sport and the 2017 Range Rover Sport are both standout options, and the sales team at Land Rover Hoffman Estates are excited to show you the differences between these models. We're located at 1051 W. Higgins Rd. in Hoffman Estates, and from the moment you arrive, you're guaranteed a positive customer service experience. Contact us today to find out more.