2004 Land Rover Discovery SE 4WD 4dr SUV (4.6L 8cyl 4A)
I only have driven it 400 miles so
far, but I am impressed. Coming from a
sportscar, I am surprised how agile
this vehicle is. Its not fast off the
line, but it has plenty of power on
the highway. The visibility is
outstanding, and the handling is
better than two rigid axels and
ancient steering should be.
The vehicle is solid as a rock, and
the finishes in the cabin are WAY
better than the new LR3 (oops I mean a
I admit I had my concerns about buying
such an antiquated vehicle, but it
functions very well.
Sure its quirky; some ergonomics are
lacking but the old-fashioned, stately
British charm is a big part of its
attractiveness! A local dealer to fix
it helps too!
The look, the beautiful "connoly hide"
leather interior, and the fantastic
visibility. Your friends will be
impressed! It laughs at off road
encounters (ie potholes)!
This is the Big Gulp of vehicles..$50
a tank to fill it. But I knew that
going in. A little tough to get in an
out. If your a larger person make sure
you fit in the driver seat