2003 Land Rover Freelander S 4dr AWD SUV (2.5L 6cyl 5A)
The Freelander is a unique, fun to
drive, premium small SUV. I like to
think that it's the perfect size --
just big enough to haul my gear around,
but not as huge as some of the other
small to mid SUVs. It looks great, and
there are few of them around so I don't
see myself coming and going. Road
holding is very car like. The interior
is comfortable, if a bit spartan. Back
seat room is exellent and comfortable.
LATCH access for the baby seat is
great. Since this is the last of the
current body style, the dealers are
dealing, so if you want the base model
S (which goes away next year), get to
your dealer today to check it out.
Transmission - normal automatic, sport
automatic or manual. It's great. Stock
Radio/CD is also a favorite - 8
speakers and LOUD. Heated cloth seats
are great. Steering wheel is chunky and
plesant to use.
The hard plastic in the interior is a
little spartan (but easy to clean). The
seat bottoms could use a little more
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