Land Rover LR2 Model Overview
Used Land Rover LR2
Land Rover LR2 Questions
Steering Column Locked
my land rover LR2 2008 model showing message on screen (STEERING COLUMN LOCKED), actually steering not locked but car is not starting at all, it is push button to start, checked battery, fuses,star...
My LR2 died again last week. The battery wasn't even a year old yet. I took the battery to LR and they gave me a new one (still under warranty). I took the battery back and installed it but my v...
Persistent Battery Drain
I have a 2010 LR2 HSE with 35k miles that I have on-going issues with a flat/dead battery. If I leave the vehicle for a few days and dont drive it, the battery is completely dead - doesn't even turn...
2008 Land Rover Lr2
Hi, I'm looking to buy a 2008 land rover lr2 from a friend. Mileage on it is 104,000.He plans to sell it for $5000. What kind of maintenace issues it might have or issues that might come up. It wa...
Rough Drivetrain When Cold
Land Rover LR2 Overview
Introduced to the U.S. in April 2007 as a 2008 model, the LR2 is a compact SUV from British automaker Land Rover. It replaces the Freelander in the Land Rover lineup, and is smaller than the Range Rover and LR3, with a 104.7-inch wheelbase. As far as off-road stats are concerned, the LR2 has a ground clearance of 8.3 inches and can navigate safely through nearly 20 inches of water.
The LR2 is more powerful than the Freelander it replaced, with a new 3.2-liter, 24-valve, all-aluminum six-cylinder engine that produces 230 horsepower. The engine, which was developed by Volvo, is mounted horizontally in the engine bay. It is linked to a six-speed automatic transmission with normal, sport, and manual-shift modes, and powers a full-time four-wheel-drive system.
The LR2 is well-equipped with a number of cutting-edge features, including Electronic Traction Control, Roll Stability Control, Hill Descent Control, Corner Brake Control, and Dynamic Stability Control, which adjusts power and braking in an emergency situation to control skidding.
One of its best features, however, is the Terrain Control system, which enables the driver to adjust the LR2's engine, transmission, brakes, traction control, and stability control system for optimal driving in various conditions. By turning a knob located on a panel on the console, the driver can select from four modes, including normal, gravel, snow, and sand.
Drivers of other Land Rovers will find the LR2's cabin familiar, spacious, and well-equipped with such standard features as leather-trimmed seats, a dual-panel sunroof, cruise control, power-adjustable front seats, dual-zone automatic climate control, and a nine-speaker AM/FM audio system with an in-dash six-disc CD changer and an MP3 input jack.
In addition, the LR2 is available in hot new colors, like Tambora Flame Metallic exterior paint and Dark Eucalyptus interior trim.