2017 Land Rover Discovery Sport Performance

Reliable, Efficient Performance

If you’re planning to invest in a 2017 Land Rover Discovery Sport, you might be wondering what kind of performance you’ll get from this rugged and powerful vehicle. Learn about the performance features you’ll find in the 2017 Land Rover Discovery Sport today from Land Rover Darien.


The 2017 Land Rover Discovery Sport features a 2.0L 4-cylinder engine with turbocharging, making it one of the most powerful and efficient engines you’ll find in this size. It’s built with lightweight aluminum block structure for reduced weight, ensuring premium performance and better mileage with this durable metal. The advanced turbocharging system ensures quick acceleration and better fuel efficiency, while the newest direct injection fuel technology provides precision power when you need it. The independent variable valve timing reduces emissions and lowers fuel consumption for an engine that’s cleaner and more efficient than most large-capacity engines.

The powerful and rich sound of the engine fills your ears as you accelerate down smooth Westport highways. The low friction design of the engine means you’ll enjoy performance that lasts longer than ever, with state-of-the-art electronic management system that uses fuel intelligently no matter how quickly you’re cruising. It includes a uniquely designed exhaust manifold, which gives you a quicker warm-up for a speedy launch. This engine can produce an impressive 240 hp and 250 lb-ft of torque, getting up to 28 mpg highway. It can go from 0 to 60 mph in just 7.8 seconds, getting speeds of up to 124 mph on a smooth straightaway.


The 2017 Land Rover Discovery Sport is made to ensure great performance from the ground up. The advanced construction techniques of the chassis use strong, lightweight materials for the panels and chassis for better mileage than ever. The stiff body ensures you’ll have more control over your Land Rover Discovery Sport’s refined drive and minimal turbulence. The engine stop-start function helps you save energy by shutting off your engine when you’re idling at New Canaan stoplights, while Eco Mode prioritizes fuel efficiency to extend your fuel range when necessary.

The Land Rover Discovery Sport uses a 9-speed automatic transmission, which is made with aluminum for easy shifting and lightweight construction. This compact gearshift system ensures excellent control in low-grip conditions and provides optimal fuel economy. It uses an ultra-low first gear that’s designed to make it easy to tow, while the top gear ensures reduced noise and smooth performance.


The 2017 Land Rover Discovery Sport includes a full suite of advanced technology that ensures fantastic control over your car and over the terrain around Greenwich. The lightweight suspension’s advanced hydraulic rebound system ensure that you’ll enjoy a smooth ride without kickback, while the Torque Vectoring system balances your distribution of torque to each individual wheel to ensure a better grip and confident steering always. The Adaptive Dynamic System with MagneRide uses special sensors to monitor your vehicle’s movements, analyzing your ride to adjust the magnetic damping system for minimal body roll and a controlled ride around tight curves.

The Terrain Response system gives you an option for four different driving modes, optimizing your engine for transmission and chassis response for a smooth ride and premium grip over any surface. The All-Terrain Progress Control system helps you get over slick or slippery surfaces for better traction and torque to keep you safe and on track.

Get Your Land Rover Discovery Sport Today

Are you ready to feel the power of a brand new or used Land Rover Discovery Sport? Land Rover Darien can make it happen today! To schedule a test drive with our sales staff, call us today at (877) 672-8810 or come see us at 807 NJ-35, Ocean.