Precursor for new family of models.
At a special event aboard the USS Intrepid in New York, withthe Virgin Galactic spaceship as its backdrop, Land Rover unveiled its newDiscovery Vision concept just ahead of the New York Auto Show. Besides becomingthe official partner for Virgin Galactic, the English commercial spaceline, theDiscovery Concept is here to point to Land Rover’s upcoming model family, as it"establishes the design themes, versatile, high-tech interiors andoff-road prowess of the Discovery family".
The Vision is styled with a futuristic air and sportierlines, applying both to the exterior and to the seven-passenger interior. It has suiciderear doors, at least in concept form, allowing the versatile interior to gain a‘limousine’ layout with some seats configurations. In terms of technology, theVision introduces Human-Machine Interface (HMI) technology, Remote ControlDrive and laser headlamps. Land Rover did not provide any details regarding theDiscovery Vision’s powertrain, however.