Land Rover has announced that will be expanding their current Discovery range with the introduction of a new special edition.
Finbar McFall, Land Rover Brand Director, said: “The introduction of the Metropolitan Edition brings a new level of premium appeal to the Land Rover Discovery. The special edition model represents the flagship of the line-up and builds on the appeal of the R-Dynamic specification with exterior design enhancements and a suite of convenience-boosting technologies.”
The Metropolitan is the top of the range Discovery.
There is a host of exterior upgrades which include Bright Atlas detailing for the grille and Discovery lettering.
This is complemented by Hakuba Silver lower bumper inserts, 22-inch Diamond Turned alloy wheels with Gloss Grey detailing, Black Land Rover brake calipers, Privacy Glass and a Sliding Panoramic Roof,
Customers have the following choice of powertrains, the powerful P360 Ingenium petrol featuring 48V Mild-Hybrid Electric Vehicle (MHEV) technology or the efficient D300 Ingenium diesel.
Standard features inside include a Head-up Display and heated steering wheel, wireless phone charging, a front cooler compartment and four-zone climate control. The cabin is enhanced with Titanium Mesh trim detailing.
The Discovery remains the most capable and versatile full-sized SUV, with best-in-class 3,500kg towing capacity and Advanced Tow Assist technology, which takes the stress out of difficult reversing maneuvres.
The Discovery family is also available with Land Rover’s advanced Cabin Air Purification with PM2.5 air filtration1, which monitors air quality inside and filters out harmful particulates for a healthier interior environment.
Land Rover plans to introduce the Metropolitan Edition in South Africa in the first half of 2022