Land Rover Discovery vs. Lexus LX

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Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book
$52,950 - $54,950
$86,230 - $91,230

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
4.75 / 5
4 Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
254 - 340 hp
383 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Engine Type

Engine Type
3.0L Si6 V6 Supercharged
3.0L Td6 V6 Turbocharged Diesel
5.7L V8 DOHC 32V w/Dual VVT

Interior Features

Alarm

Alarm

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry

Universal Garage Door Opener

Universal Garage Door Opener

Rain Sensing Wipers

Rain Sensing Wipers

Heated Mirrors

Heated Mirrors

Heated Steering Wheel

Heated Steering Wheel
Optional
Optional

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Steering Wheel Controls

Steering Wheel Controls

Cruise Control

Cruise Control

Power Windows

Power Windows

Rear Defrost

Rear Defrost

Privacy Glass

Privacy Glass

Premium Sound System

Premium Sound System
Optional
Optional

Power Steering

Power Steering

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
42.4 in.
42.9 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
39.4 in.
38.3 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
37.6 in.
34.4 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
39 in.
38.9 in.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

MP3 Player

MP3 Player

Satellite Radio

Satellite Radio
Optional

Smart Device Integration

Smart Device Integration

AUX Input

AUX Input

CD Player

CD Player
Optional

Climate Control

Climate Control

Dual Zone

Dual Zone

Navigation System

Navigation System

Passengers

Passengers
5 - 7
5 - 8

Power Driver Seat

Power Driver Seat

Power Passenger Seat

Power Passenger Seat

Heated Front Seats

Heated Front Seats
Optional

Heated Rear Seats

Heated Rear Seats
Optional
Optional

Pass Through Rear Seat

Pass Through Rear Seat

Driver Lumbar

Driver Lumbar

Standard Seat

Standard Seat
Leather
Leather

Exterior Features

Standard Wheels

Standard Wheels
Aluminum
Aluminum

Power Liftgate

Power Liftgate

Power Folding Mirror

Power Folding Mirror

Rear Spoiler

Rear Spoiler

Running Boards

Running Boards

Tire Width

Tire Width
P235/65VR19 - P275/45VR21
P275/50VR21 - P285/50VR20

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
115 in.
112.2 in.

Length

Length
195.7 in.
200 in.

Width

Width
78.7 in.
78 in.

Mechanical Specs

Horsepower

Horsepower
254 - 340 hp
383 hp

Torque

Torque
332 - 443 ft. lbs.
403 ft. lbs.

Maximum Towing Capacity

Maximum Towing Capacity
7716 - 8201 lbs.
7000 lbs.

Maximum Tongue Weight

Maximum Tongue Weight
772 - 820 lbs.
700 lbs.

4wheel Disc Brakes

4wheel Disc Brakes

Performance Tires

Performance Tires

Engine Cylinders

Engine Cylinders
V6 Cylinder
8 Cylinders

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
4 Wheel Drive
4 Wheel Drive

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
22.5 - 23.5 gal.
24.6 gal.

Combined

Combined
19 - 24 mpg
16 mpg

City

City
16 - 21 mpg
13 mpg

Highway

Highway
21 - 26 mpg
18 mpg

Air Suspension

Air Suspension
Optional

Manual Mode

Manual Mode

Safety Features

Spare Tire

Spare Tire
Temporary Spare Tire
Conventional Spare Tire

ABS Brakes

ABS Brakes

Automatic Headlights

Automatic Headlights

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Child Safety Locks

Child Safety Locks

Stability Control

Stability Control

Traction Control

Traction Control

Rear Parking Sensors

Rear Parking Sensors

Adaptive Cruise Control

Adaptive Cruise Control
Optional

Automated Emergency Braking

Automated Emergency Braking

Blind Spot Monitor

Blind Spot Monitor
Optional

Lane Departure Warning

Lane Departure Warning

Cross Traffic Alert

Cross Traffic Alert

Driver Airbag

Driver Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Land Rover Discovery
Lexus LX

Body Style

Body Style
Sport Utility
Sport Utility

Body Code

Body Code
S
S

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Four Wheel Drive
Four Wheel Drive

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
5 - 7
5 - 8

Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap

Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap
6592 - 6989 lbs.
7385 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
18 - 23 mpg.
15 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
16 - 21 mpg.
13 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
21 - 26 mpg.
18 mpg.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
7716 - 8201 lbs.
7000 lbs.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
772 - 820 lbs.
700 lbs.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
7716 - 8201 lbs.
7000 lbs.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
772 - 820 lbs.
700 lbs.

Maximum Trailering Capacity

Maximum Trailering Capacity
7716 - 8201 lbs.
7000 lbs.

Engine Type

Engine Type
Intercooled Supercharger Premium Unleaded V-6 - Intercooled Turbo Diesel V-6
Premium Unleaded V-8

Displacement

Displacement
3.0 L/183
5.7 L/346

Fuel System

Fuel System
Diesel Direct Injection - Gasoline Direct Injection
Sequential MPI

Trans Type

Trans Type
8
8

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD
Automatic w/OD

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.71
4.79

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
3.14
2.81

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
2.11
1.84

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.67
1.43

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.28
1.21

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00
1.00

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.29
3.79

Trans PTO Access

Trans PTO Access
No
No

Transfer Case Model

Transfer Case Model
Electronic - None
Electronic

Transfer Case Power Take Off

Transfer Case Power Take Off
No
No

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
9.0 - 9.8
11.8

Engine Oil Cooler

Engine Oil Cooler
Regular Duty
None

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Short And Long Arm
Double Wishbone

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Axle Type - Front

Axle Type - Front
Independent
Independent

Axle Type - Rear

Axle Type - Rear
Independent
Rigid Axle

Axle Ratio (:1) - Front

Axle Ratio (:1) - Front
3.73
3.31

Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear

Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear
3.73
3.31

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P235/65VR19, P255/55VR20, P275/45VR21
P275/50VR21 - P285/50VR20

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P235/65VR19, P255/55VR20, P275/45VR21
P275/50VR21 - P285/50VR20

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
Compact - Full-Size
Full-Size

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
19 X 7.5 - 21 X 9.5 in.
20 X 8.5 - 21 X 8.5 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
19 X 7.5 - 21 X 9.5 in.
20 X 8.5 - 21 X 8.5 in.

Spare Wheel Size

Spare Wheel Size
Compact - Full-Size in.
Full-Size in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum

Spare Wheel Material

Spare Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion

Brake Type

Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
4-Wheel Disc

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
4-Wheel

Brake ABS System (Second Line)

Brake ABS System (Second Line)
4-Wheel
4-Wheel

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
Yes

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
Yes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
13.7 - 14.2 in.
13.9 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
12.8 - 13.8 in.
13.6 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
22.5 - 23.5 gal.
24.6 gal.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
39.4 in.
38.3 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
42.4 in.
42.9 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
60.4 in.
61 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
39 in.
38.9 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
37.6 in.
34.4 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
59.5 in.
59.1 in.

Third Head Room

Third Head Room
37.9 in.
35.8 in.

Third Leg Room

Third Leg Room
33.5 in.
28.3 in.

Third Shoulder Room

Third Shoulder Room
47.1 in.
62.3 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
115 in.
112.2 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
195.7 in.
200 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
78.7 in.
78 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
73 in.
75.2 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
66.5 in.
64.8 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
66.4 in.
64.6 in.

Min Ground Clearance

Min Ground Clearance
8.7 in.
8.9 in.

Cargo Volume to Seat 1

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
85 - 88.3 ft³.
83.1 ft³.

Cargo Volume to Seat 2

Cargo Volume to Seat 2
40.2 - 43.5 ft³.
32.1 - 44.7 ft³.

Cargo Volume to Seat 3

Cargo Volume to Seat 3
9.1 - 43.5 ft³.
9.1 - 32.1 ft³.

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.84
0.82

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.67
0.67

Model Group

Model Group
Discovery
LX570

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Intermediate Luxury Sport Utility
Intermediate Luxury Sport Utility

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Sport Utility
Sport Utility

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
3.0
5.7

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
DOHC

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum - iron
aluminum

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
6
8

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
4