The 2014 Land Rover LR4 SUV is a midsize luxury offered in a single trim level. Capacity for five passengers is standard but optional third-row seat increases capacity to seven. Standard features 2014 Land Rover LR4 starts with alloy wheels of 19 inches, an adaptive air suspension, fog lights, rain-sensing wipers, heated outside mirrors, a sunroof, electrically adjustable, rear privacy glass, sensors parking on rear and keyless entry. Moving inside, find the automatic climate control dual zone, leather, power front seats, eight-way, tilt and telescoping steering wheel, a rearview mirror with auto-dimming rearview camera, a touch screen 7-inch Bluetooth phone and audio connectivity and a 11-speaker Meridian audio system with a CD player, USB / iPod interface and an auxiliary audio input.
The optional 2014 Land Rover LR4 HSE adds distinctive 19-inch wheels, alloy wheels, xenon headlights, theLED daytime running lights, electric folding mirrors, front parking sensors, third row seat for two, temperature control for seat rear and a navigation system with voice controls. An optional Climate Comfort package independent rolls a heated windshield, heated washer nozzles windshield, the second row seats and heated front and a heated steering wheel. The optional Land Rover LR4 HSE Lux 2014 includes all upholstery previous skin more updated and seat, a driver’s seat with power adjustable side bolsters, memory configuration of the driver, steering wheel electrically adjustable ambient lighting inside, a cooler in the center console, and a 17-speaker Meridian audio system enhanced surround sound.
Other options include a package that includes heavy-duty transfer case with two speeds, locking rear differential and a spare tire full size. A Vision Assist package adds adaptive xenon headlights, automatic high beam control, a system camera with 360 degree view and a warning system with blind spot rear cross traffic alert. Design a package adjustment Black is dark-exterior and black 18 – or alloy wheels of 19 inches. Finally, the alloy wheels of 20 inches, unique interior trim, package third row seating, premium 17-speaker Meridian audio system with surround sound, satellite radio and an entertainment system for rear seat can all had separately.
2014 Land Rover LR4 Interior
The 2014 Land Rover LR4 offers an elegant and functional cabin with quality materials, including the soft leather and genuine walnut wood trim. 2014 Land Rover LR4 Large windows and the front sunroof with rear skylight combine to give the interior a feeling of spaciousness. These large expanses of glass also provide the driver excellent outward visibility. The passengers get to enjoy view as well, thanks to the raised stadium-style rear seat. There are generous legroom in the front and a decent supply in the rear, plus headroom in abundance thanks to the deck height.
Five-passenger models also offer plenty of cargo space, with 42 cubic feet available behind the second row seats and a generous 90 cubic feet with the rear seats folded. When the optional third-row seat is in use, however, will have only 10 cubic feet behind him to load the supermarket. The 2014 Land Rover LR4 touch screen and optional navigation system work properly, but compared to the new electronic interfaces found on various competitors, the setup is a little dated, with slower response times and less agile menu structures.
2014 Land Rover LR4 Engine
Power for the 2014 Land Rover LR4 comes from a new engine 3.0-liter supercharged V6 that produces 340 horsepower and 332 pound-feet of torque. This engine is paired with eight-speed automatic transmission. Also standard is a function of stop-start that shuts off the engine when you’re stopped in traffic to save fuel. The 2014 Land Rover LR4 EPA estimates fuel economy at 16 mpg combined (14 city/19 highway) – not great numbers, but a definite improvement over LR4 V8 last year. Properly equipped, the LR4 can tow a healthy 7700 pounds. Permanent four-wheel drive is standard, but the modernized system this year has a simple transfer box single speed which is more efficient in everyday driving. If you drive off the road, transfer case traditional two speeds, offering low range and locking rear differential, is still available as part of the package of heavy duty options.
Whatever the configuration, innovative Terrain Response system Land Rover, which has a knob mounted on the center console that allows the driver to select from four standard settings (in general, grass / gravel / snow, sand and mud / ruts) is obtained. Models equipped with box two-speed transfer can enjoy a fifth “rock crawl” environment. Each of these modes alters calibration engine, transmission and suspension to allow the LR4 to address a wide variety of terrain. Air suspension with electronically controlled LR4 also help in this regard, in settings ranging from a low height allows easy entry and exit to a fully raised position maximizing ground clearance on particularly twisted sections of trail.
2014 Land Rover LR4 Safety
Standard safety features on the 2014 Land Rover LR4 include anti-lock disc brakes, traction and stability control (with rollover mitigation technology and stability emergency towing), Hill-Descent Control, Hill Start Assist, rear parking sensors and rear view camera. Passive safety measures include side airbags in front and full-length side curtain extending to cover the third row seat in models so equipped seats airbags duration. A system for blind spot monitoring, rear cross-warning system traffic and parking camera 360 degrees are optional.