Land Rover Discovery 4 vs BMW X5 - specifications

 Land Rover Discovery 4 SDV6 HSEBMW X5 xDrive 30d M Sport
On the road price/total as tested£51,195/£56,035£49,480/£53,850
Residual value (after 3yrs/36,000)£30,256/59.1%£25,923/52.4%
Depreciation£20,939£23,557
Annual tax liability std/higher rate£3,525/£7,049£3,135/£6,269
Annual fuel cost (12k/20k miles)£3,681/£6,135£2,688/£4,480
Ins. group/quote/road tax band/cost38/£744/L/£44543/£1,298/J/£245
Cost of 1st/2nd/3rd service£397/£567/£408£400 (5yrs/60k)
Length/wheelbase4,829/2,885mm4,857/2,993mm
Height/width1,887/2,022mm1,776/1,933mm
EngineV6/2,993cc6cyl in-line/2,993cc
Peak power/revs 253/4,000 bhp/rpm242/4,000 bhp/rpm
Peak torque/revs 600/2,000 Nm/rpm540/1,750 Nm/rpm
Transmission 8-spd auto/4wd8-spd auto/4wd
Fuel tank capacity/spare wheel82 litres/sp. saver85 litres/run-flat
Boot capacity (7/5/2 seats) 280/543/2,558l200/620/1,750l
Kerbweight/payload/towing weight2,583/657/3,500kg2,075/680/3,500kg
Turning circle/drag coefficient11.8 metres/0.40Cd12.8 metres/0.34Cd
Basic warranty (miles)/recovery3yrs (unltd)/3yrs3yrs (60k)/3yrs
Service intervals/UK dealers15,000 (1yr)/130Variable/154
Driver Power manufacturer/dealer pos.26th/19th9th/18th
Euro NCAP: Adult/child/ped./rating4/4/1/78*N/A
0-60/30-70mph8.7/8.4 secs7.2/7.2 secs
30-50mph in 3rd/4th3.4/3.8 secs2.8/3.5 secs
50-70mph in 5th/6th/7th/8th5.4/6.9/9.0s/N/A4.7/6.3/8.0/12.2s
Top speed/rpm at 70mph 112mph/1,600rpm130mph/1,600rpm
Braking 70-0/60-0/30-0mph 57.7/41.4/10m47.7/35.1/9.2m
Auto Express economy/range22.2mpg/400 miles30.4mpg/568 miles
Noise outside/idle/30/70mph63/53/58/65dB71/48/58/65dB
Govt urban/extra-urban/combined 28.8/34.9/32.1mpg32.5/42.2/38.2mpg
Actual/claimed CO2/tax bracket341/230g/km/35%249/195g/km/32%
Airbags/Isofix/rear parking sensorsEight/yes/yesSix/yes/yes
Automatic box/stability/cruise controlYes/yes/yesYes/yes/yes
Metallic paint/xenon lights/keyless goYes/yes/yesYes/yes/no
Sat-nav/USB connection/BluetoothYes/yes/yes£1,925/£230/£585
Third row seats/leather/heated seatsYes/yes/yes£1,410/yes/£305

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