Guest Contributor | Mar 16, 2018 | 0
25 years of Discovery
Land Rover’s iconic family SUV celebrated a quarter of a century milestone XXV Special Edition commemorating 25 years of Discovery, offering distinctive visual style and premium interior with legendary capability. Over 1 million Discovery models have been sold worldwide since being launched in Plymouth, United Kingdom in 1989,and after winning over 200 international awards, the Discovery has revolutionized the 4X4 landscape.
Its combination of contemporary design, spacious and user-friendly interiors, unflinching capability and extreme versatility made it an instant hit. With the release of each new generation, the Land Rover Discovery has cemented its position as the most capable, versatile SUV in the world. Land Rover unveiled a new Discovery XXV Special Edition as a celebration of the 25th anniversary year of the original launch of its versatile family SUV. This special-edition came with a choice of four exterior colours Causeway Grey, Santorini Black, Fuji White and to mark the jubilee Indus Silver. It also features Narvik Black grille surrounds and mirror caps, and Dark Atlas features on the grille and fender vents. Silver full-length roof rails, body-coloured handles and a stainless steel bumper accessory tread plate complement the exterior. Also featuring distinctive XXV ingot on the front door and tailgate, the special edition is fitted with newly designed 20-inch five-split-spoke forged alloy wheels in a light polished-silver finish. The XXV Special Edition builds on the Discovery’s luxurious HSE specification, to create a sophisticated and premium interior. Features such as the fascia, the instrument panel binnacle and door top rolls are generously lined with Windsor leather. With a choice of three interior leather colourway options: ebony, cirrus or dual-tone ebony/cirrus. Speaking to the Economist Head Space Brand, Brand Manager Hayley Allen said only two of the limited edition SUVs were sold in Namibia,but that lovers of the car brand can look forward to a new edition of the Land Rover Defender in 2015. With the capability to transport the driver, six passengers and their luggage, and a towing capacity of 3,500kg Discovery is every vehicle you will ever need.