Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) Group replaced the LR4 with the all-new
Land Rover Discovery for the 2017 model year. The new model is
impressive in all aspects but for the 2019 model year, JLR has
a special offer for the buyers with a wild spirit. The 2019
Land Rover Discovery SVX is a new machine which comes from
JLR’s Special Vehicle Operations division and this version
specialized for the off-road adventures.
The new model has mighty, supercharged V-8 engine under the
hood and beefed-up suspension for better off-roading. Brand’s
Special team also tuned other running gear in order to provide
the next-level off-road capability. The styling also stands out
and suggests the special purpose of this vehicle. The same is
2019 Land Rover Discovery SVX: Mighty mechanics
The special 2019 Land Rover Discovery SVX is equipped with
mighty hardware in order to elevate model’s off-road
capabilities to the new level. The heart of the Discovery SVX
is the mighty 5.0-liter supercharged V-8 engine. The monster
engine produces 518 hp and 461 lb-ft of torque.
However, there is a lot more special about this model than
“just” the engine. The model also uses the Hydraulic Active
Roll Control for a greater wheel articulation. This is the
first application of this system on the Discovery model. The
system also improves body control while off road and reduces
body roll on road.
The model also comes with lifted ride height compared to the
conventional versions and air suspension at all four corners.
The air suspensions include long-travel dampers and new
knuckles and model has improved approach, departure and
The list of the special mechanics continues with the retuned
Terrain Response 2 system including also active center and
rear-locking differentials. The special software tuning has
also been done on the 8-speed automatic transmission.
Important for the off-road are also special 20-inch
forged-aluminum wheels wrapped in 275/55 R20 Goodyear Wrangler
2019 Land Rover Discovery SVX: Special Look
The look is secondary to performance but the appearance of the
2019 Land Rover Discovery SVX is also a little special. The
front and rear bumpers have the unique design with skid plates.
Special on the model is also a Narvik Black Dynamic grille and
attractive Tectonic Grey body paint. The model also comes with
the rear winch system and anti-glare hood finish. A pair of
roof-mounted light pods will also be there to improve
visibility. Contrasting silver roof rails and orange accents
will also add to model’s looks.
Inside, we will also encounter on the orange accents and unique
color and material combination. The cabin will include
SVX-branded seats combined with a Light Oyster and Lunar color
scheme. Buyers will also love a Pistol Shifter that should be
better for changing gears in off-road conditions than model’s
usual rotary shifter.
2019 Land Rover Discovery SVX: Arrival, Price
The production of the 2019 Land Rover Discovery SVX will begin
in 2018. The carmaker hasn’t revealed pricing.