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2020 Land Rover Discovery Sport vs. 2020 Chevrolet Traverse Review

New 2020 Land Rover Discovery Sport

2020 Land Rover
Discovery Sport

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New 2020 Chevrolet Traverse

2020 Chevrolet
Traverse

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MSRP*
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$37,800 to $52,800
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$29,800 to $53,200
Invoice* $35,532 to $49,632 $29,770 to $50,753
MPG - City 19 17 - 18
MPG - Hwy 24 25 - 27
Engine(s) Inline-4 V-6
Seating Capacity 5 7 - 8
Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** Not Tested *****
Frontal Crash Rating** Not Tested ****
Side Crash Rating** Not Tested *****

**Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries.

*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
Passengers in the backseat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Chevrolet Traverse than in the Land Rover Discovery Sport, due to its greater head- and legroom. The Chevrolet Traverse will be a hit with tall drivers and their front seat passengers, since it has greater front head- and legroom than the Land Rover Discovery Sport.

Convenience
With the Chevrolet Traverse, you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Land Rover Discovery Sport, due to its tank size and fuel economy.

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). The Land Rover Discovery Sport is somewhat more expensive than the Chevrolet Traverse. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Land Rover Discovery Sport carries a much lower Destination Charge than the Chevrolet Traverse.

Dimensions
Since the Land Rover Discovery Sport is much slimmer than the Chevrolet Traverse, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. If you go with the Land Rover Discovery Sport, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Chevrolet Traverse.

Drivetrain
With similar torque, the Land Rover Discovery Sport and the Chevrolet Traverse are about even in transmitting their respective horsepower to the wheels.

Handling
The Land Rover Discovery Sport has the same turning radius as the Chevrolet Traverse, so they both maneuver the same in and out of tight spots.

Performance
With the Land Rover Discovery Sport, you'll be able to pull heavier loads than the Chevrolet Traverse. When it comes to horsepower, the Land Rover Discovery Sport has a lot less horsepower than the Chevrolet Traverse.

Utility
Soccer Moms beware - the Land Rover Discovery Sport seats a lot fewer people than the Chevrolet Traverse. The Land Rover Discovery Sport has significantly less cargo capacity than the Chevrolet Traverse.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Land Rover Discovery Sport than that of the Chevrolet Traverse.