2011 Land Rover Discovery 4 Armoured press release

8 May 2015 | Author: | Comments Off on 2011 Land Rover Discovery 4 Armoured press release

December 27, 2010. Land is enhancing its range of factory-supported vehicles with the launch of the new Land Rover Discovery 4

Replacing the successful Discovery 3 the Land Rover Discovery 4 offers the same legendary capability and state-of-the-art protection, but an upgraded specification to deliver levels of performance, luxury and

Compared to the previous model, the Rover Discovery 4 Armoured a more powerful 5.0-litre petrol engine, improved safety with an airbag system for driver and front and a more luxurious interior premium leather seats.

discreet armouring and a generous payload, the new model provides versatile, safe and comfortable for five people and their

Benefiting from Land extensive experience in the armoured market, the Land Rover 4 Armoured is supplied with a three-year, 80,000km factory on the base vehicle and armour, with comprehensive after-sales from specialised technicians.

The new Land Rover Discovery 4 offers an outstanding breadth of and enables occupants to travel challenging terrains in confidence and says John Graham, Manager Armoured Programs, Rover.

Developed by Land in partnership with global in vehicle security, the Discovery 4 is the choice for government agencies, organisations and businesses whose are exposed to high-risk locations.

certified armouring systems

virtually indistinguishable from the model, the Land Rover 4 Armoured features ballistic armour and glazing which ballistic protection in accordance European standards BS EN1522 FB6 and BS EN 1063 level BR6 respectively.

in partnership with the vehicle specialists Centigon, it also blast protection against TNT (or equivalent) detonated in close to the vehicle and under floor against two DM51 hand The protection offered was certified by a globally recognised independent and ballistic testing organisation.

Rather than relying on the individual armour components, we ensured that the entire is independently certified to B6 standards, so we can be completely confident of its ballistic added John Graham.

engineering changes have made to the base vehicle to that it maintains optimum and handling on all surfaces, despite the mass of the armour.

The Discovery 4 features independent air suspension, and that include uprated air and retuned dampers, larger anti-roll bars, and heavy Alcon disc brakes and rear.

Land Rover have also enhanced the Safety Systems in the new Land Discovery 4 Armoured, with steering wheel and passenger dual-stage airbag restraint

Enhanced performance on all surfaces

the standard vehicle, the Land Discovery 4 Armoured comes with advanced four-wheel-drive to deliver outstanding all-terrain

This includes full of the latest generation Terrain System® – an armoured class-leading feature, which the driver to configure the vehicle to a variety of surfaces, such as ruts, grass, mud, or rocks, in the most effective

For enhanced performance, the Land Discovery 4 Armoured is equipped the new 375PS

5.0-litre LR-V8 petrol engine, replacing the V6 turbo-diesel used in the previous

Teamed with a responsive automatic transmission, this and powerful new engine offers faster acceleration, with (62mph) achieved in just seconds.

Comfortable and flexible interior

The of the Land Rover Discovery 4 is both functional and extremely providing a commanding elevated position and a flexible seating for up to five people. The practicality of the is significantly enhanced by the generous payload allowance.

Passengers also appreciate the completely Discovery 4 cabin, which a more stylish and sophisticated with smooth and flowing treatments.

The quality of the interior has been significantly upgraded to the previous model, featuring leather upholstery on the seats and real wood veneers.


Land Rover armoured vehicle customers a comprehensive support programme, before and after purchase.

A security consultant works with the customer during the process, to ensure their requirements are met. Customers are to select from an extensive of optional security features to the desired vehicle configuration.

Once the vehicle is in service, the has access to a full driver programme. An armour specialist can optional services which scheduled maintenance, support and familiarisation.

Land Rover 4 Armoured – Detailed

• Base Vehicle Specification

5.0-litre LR-V8 direct-injection engine

#9702; Maximum (EEC): 375 PS (276 kW)

#9702; Torque (EEC): 510 Nm (376 lb ft)

6-speed automatic transmission

Kerb weight 3550kg options): 4050kg GVW

#9702; Air

#9702; Land Rover Response® system

#9702; Off capability (deep sand not recommended)

#9702; Modified system to accommodate increased mass

#9702; 378mm brake with upgraded Alcon brake callipers: 6-pot 4-pot rear

#9702; Pressure Monitoring System where licensed

• Armour

#9702; Essential Armour Pack

#9702; Driver window (100mm drop to document passing)

#9702; secondary battery supply

Anti-tamper exhaust


• Maintenance Option Pack

Heavy duty spare and run flat tyre – Wrangler HP All Weather Tyre

Heavy duty jack and

• Independent Options

#9702; blue lights and siren (where legal)

#9702; headlight flash (LED)

Under bonnet fire system

#9702; Heavy jack and tools

Other articles of the category "Land Rover":

Our partners
Follow us
Contact us
Our contacts


Born in the USSR


About this site

For all questions about advertising, please contact listed on the site.

Car Catalog with specifications, pictures, ratings, reviews and discusssions about cars