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2020 Land Rover Discovery vs. 2021 Land Rover Range Rover Velar Review

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2020 Land Rover
Discovery

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2021 Land Rover
Range Rover Velar

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MSRP*
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$52,300 to $69,200
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$56,900 to $76,900
Invoice* $49,162 to $65,048 $53,486 to $72,286
MPG - City 16 - 21 19 - 21
MPG - Hwy 21 - 26 25 - 27
Engine(s) V-6 Inline-4, Inline-6
Seating Capacity 7 5
Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
The Land Rover Discovery offers a bit more room for passengers in the back seat than the Land Rover Range Rover Velar. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between front seat comfort in the Land Rover Discovery and the Land Rover Range Rover Velar.

Convenience
The Land Rover Discovery requires fewer stops at the gas station than the Land Rover Range Rover Velar, making it more convenient to drive.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). When looking only at MSRP, the Land Rover Discovery will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Land Rover Range Rover Velar. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Destination Charge for the Land Rover Discovery is much higher than that for the Land Rover Range Rover Velar.

Dimensions
Since the Land Rover Discovery is much wider than the Land Rover Range Rover Velar, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. For some people, bigger is better. If that's the case for you, then you'll be happier with the Land Rover Discovery, which is slightly longer than the Land Rover Range Rover Velar.

Drivetrain
With its lower torque engine, the Land Rover Discovery doesn't do as good a job transmitting power to its wheels as the Land Rover Range Rover Velar.

Handling
The Land Rover Discovery has a larger turning radius than the Land Rover Range Rover Velar, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
In terms of horsepower, it's a virtual tie between the Land Rover Discovery and the Land Rover Range Rover Velar.

Utility
The Land Rover Discovery offers greater seating capacity than the Land Rover Range Rover Velar, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around. The Land Rover Discovery has a roomier cargo area for putting your bags or other items than the Land Rover Range Rover Velar.

Warranty
The Land Rover Discovery comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Land Rover Range Rover Velar.