What Is The Land Rover Discovery Sport Towing Capacity?

December 4th, 2020 by

2021 Land Rover Discovery Driving through woods on gravel road


How much can a Land Rover Discovery Sport tow? With the proper engine options and features, the 2021 Land Rover Discovery Sport can tow up 4,409 pounds on South Tampa roads with ease. Get all of the details about the Land Rover Discovery Sport towing capacity in this handy guide from Land Rover Tampa, then visit our Tampa dealership to see firsthand what this luxury SUV can do during your Tampa test drive.

Discovery Sport Performance

The Land Rover Discovery Sport has a maximum towing capacity of 4,409-pounds thanks to the engine and performance specs below:

  • Standard 2.0L four-cylinder turbocharged gas engine
  • 246 hp and 269 lb-ft of torque
  • 4,035 pounds curb weight (4,210 pounds with optional third-row seats)
  • 5,620 pounds GVWR (Gross Vehicle Weight Rating)

Discovery Sport Towing Features

The Land Rover Discovery Sport comes equipped with premium towing features that allow you to tow a small boat, large trailer, and other items while keeping control of your vehicle on the roads in Wesley Chapel. These towing features include:

  • Trailer Stability Assist uses sensors to detect trailer sway or potential loss of control and gently corrects or prevents the issue.
  • Advanced Tow Assist includes the optional Wade Sensing, Automatic Headlight Leveling, 360-degree camera, and auto-dimming power-fold heated door mirrors with approach lights.
  • Terrain Response® 2 analyzes road conditions and can automatically choose the appropriate drive mode, or you can choose the mode yourself, with options like Mud & Ruts, Sand, Rock Crawl, and more.
  • Hill Descent Control (HDC®) helps maneuver your Discovery Sport down steep hills keeping control in your hands.
  • Adaptive Dynamics and the advanced MagneRide™ system monitor on and off-road movement to analyze the road inputs, ultimately giving you more control.
  • Torque Vectoring by Braking enhances agility and stability when turning or navigating rough corners since the distribution of torque balances between all four wheels for improved grip.
  • All-Terrain Progress Control helps maintain a steady speed, allowing you to focus more on the control.

Land Rover Discovery Sport Towing Accessories

The Land Rover Tampa parts center offers genuine towing accessories, but there are some of them you may want to request when building your Discovery Sport to handle all of your driving needs. These genuine OEM Land Rover accessories include:

  • Optional detachable tow bar or electrically deployable tow bar
  • Towing system with tow hitch and receiver
  • Towing electrics
  • Tow strap
  • Target tracking sticker

Explore the Discovery Sport Towing Capacity in Tampa

Explore the Discovery Sport interior features and amenities, as well as the impressive Land Rover Discovery Sport towing capacity in person when you make the short drive from Brandon to visit our dealership for a test drive. Contact us today for more information.

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