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Land Rover Discovery Sport Very Bad MPG Fuel Economy! Real Owner's Review

ConsumerWatch / Motoring Jan 14, 2018 - 05:23 AM GMT

By: N_Walayat

ConsumerWatch

Here's my first full week update of owning an Approved Used Land Rover Discovery Sport of what to expect if your considering buying. For it takes at least a week before one is fully aware of what one needs to know BEFORE buying one as the various flaws become apparent, such as the pretty feeble plastic trim that tends to surround Discovery Sport, the knocking sound from again poor quality trim for though the Discovery Sport looks great and general drives well. However, in many respects my 11 year old Zafira was better! And what's worse of all is Land Rovers sales pitch of 53mpg fuel economy that in no way matches real world driving experience as my latest video in this buying and owning a Land Rover series illustrates.


Land Rover Discovery Sport Very Bad MPG Fuel Economy! Real Owner's Review

Yes, shockingly my first week of driving from filling up the tank resulted in just an estimated 12mpg fuel economy from this HSE Black bought from Hunters in Chester, so called 'Approved Used'! To say I am disappointed by such poor apparent fuel economy would be an understatement, especially given that my 11 year old Zafira used to deliver 38MPG! However, this does warrant a series of proper tests than the first weeks use implies, so do subscribe to our youtube channel for forthcoming real customer test videos of owning a Land Rover bought from a main dealer. And also check out the other videos in this series-

Buying a Land Rover Discovery Sport HSE Black

And here's of what a 'real' customer can expect when buying from a main Land Rover dealer (Hunters Chester). The 'REAL' experience of what to expect over the usual 'approved used' sales pitch.

Approved Used Land Rover Main Dealer Real Customer Buying Guide - Hunters, Chester

4. Exterior on Day 1

5. Land Rover Discovery Sport HSE Black - Interior on Day 1

Buying a Land Rover Discovery Sport HSE Black - Exterior - Day 1

3. "Land Rover Approved Used" folder contents.

Land Rover Approved Used Warranty Folder Contents

Remember to subscribe to our youtube channel for new videos in this series and see our play list for all existing videos.

Buying an Approved Used Land Rover Discovery Sport - Guide

By Nadeem Walayat

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