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2009 Land Rover LR3
Base
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$45,975
1 vehicle

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2016 Land Rover LR4
AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$36,829
17 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2009 Land Rover LR3
Base
Michael Perkins Preview:

Land Rover’s 2009 LR3 seems to be a carryover, but subtle changes abound with new standard features, a model changeup, and some visual changes. This five-seat, four-door luxury midsize...

2016 Land Rover LR4
AWD
Eric Tallberg Preview:

Need to maneuver some small mountains or shallow streams on your commute? You're in luck; Land Rover’s set to showcase its 2016 LR4 in the late summer of 2015. While not quite as rugge...

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2009 Land Rover LR3
Base
Luis writes:
Bottom line this SUV can take you honestly anywhere
Power Ranked 2009 Jeep Grand Cherokee worse.
"Technology and comfort"
Looks/Style Ranked 2009 Jeep Grand Cherokee worse.
"More agresive and luxury"
2016 Land Rover LR4
AWD
Coffee1971 writes:
Bigger in front nice driving
GuruXMN7Q writes:
Beautiful vehicle. Nice in everyway. Such nice style and a gorgeous interior
Power Ranked 2016 Toyota Land Cruiser AWD worse.
"Not a mechanic. Nor a car builder, so I couldnt tell you why its got more umph, it just does."
Cargo Capacity Ranked 2016 Toyota Land Cruiser AWD worse.
"If you need to tell someone why a Land rover is better than a Toyota, than they have never been behind the wheel of one."
Family Car Ranked 2016 Toyota Land Cruiser AWD worse.
"4x4 is not full-time. Better gas wise. AWD is always AWD, so twice the drive means more fuel even when you dont need the extra traction. "
Value Ranked 2016 Toyota Land Cruiser AWD worse.
"Land rover (any Land rover) is better made and built to last. Toyota not so much. Not to bash Toyota, but the only way to go Toyota is to lease it for 2 years. After that you dont want it. Not in New England anyway."
Would Buy Ranked 2016 Toyota Land Cruiser AWD worse.
"Just a better car. To compare to a Toyota, would be like comparing a Cadillac quality to a Kia."
60
Stevenml155 writes:
I was pleasantly surprised by the LR4. When I first began researching I was heavy lean to the GL 550 or GL 45...
Power Ranked 2016 Mercedes-Benz GL-Class GL 550 worse.
"Smooth and strong up to 70. The GL550 is very strong as well, just didnt feel as refined. "
Value Ranked 2016 Mercedes-Benz GL-Class GL 550 better.
"The GL550 pulls harder throughout the power band, has a decent interior and can be picked up pretty cost effectively. "

Specs

2009 Land Rover LR3
Base
2016 Land Rover LR4
AWD
Powertrain 6-Speed Automatic 8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
4X4
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
12 MPG
15 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
17 MPG
19 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 22.8 gal 22.8 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
300 hp @ 5,500 RPM
--
Torque
315 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
--
Cylinders
8 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10.5:1
10.5:1
Displacement
4,400 cc
3,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.47 in x 3.56 in
3.33 in x 3.5 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Standard Standard
Leather Seats Standard Standard
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard Standard
CD Changer Standard --
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 7 seats 7 seats
Front Legroom 42.4 in 42.4 in
Back Legroom 37.6 in 37.6 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 9.9 cu ft 9.9 cu ft
Standard Payload 1,325 lbs --
Maximum Payload 1,325 lbs 1,488 lbs
Standard Towing Capacity 1,654 lbs 1,653 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity 7,716 lbs 7,716 lbs
Exterior
Length 190.9 in 190.1 in
Width 86.2 in 86.6 in
Height 74.5 in 74.1 in
Wheelbase 113.6 in 113.6 in
Bed Length 76.8 in --

Available Options

2009 Land Rover LR3
Base
2016 Land Rover LR4
AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Aruba Metallic
  • Barolo Black Metallic
  • Corris Gray Metallic
  • Fuji White
  • Indus Silver Metallic
  • Kaikoura Metallic
  • Loire Blue Metallic
  • Mariana Black Metallic
  • Montalcino Red Metallic
  • Santorini Black Metallic
  • Waitomo Gray Metallic
  • Yulong White Metallic
  • Zanzibar Metallic

Option Packages

  • SiriusXM Satellite Radio & HD Radio
  • 7 Seat Comfort Package
  • Black Design Package with 19" Black Wheels
  • Black Design Package with 20" Black Wheels
  • Heavy-Duty Package
  • Protection Pack
  • Climate Comfort Package
  • Tow Package
  • Wheels: 20" 5-Split Spoke Sparkle Finish Alloy
  • Wheels: 20" 5-Spoke Diamond Turned Alloy
  • Wheels: 20" 5-Spoke Split Forged Alloy

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