Re: Discovery 3 TDV6 manual fuel consumption
Patrick Manuel wrote:
> Hi all,
> My much loved Discovery 2 now has over 130K miles on the clock and I
> am beginning to consider its replacement. The Discovery 3 is an
> obvious candidate even though it is, to my mind, not as attractive as
> its predecessors. I am a high mileage driver and fuel consumption is
> a concern. Land Rover appear to have managed to increase the fuel
> consumption of the Discovery with each successive model that they
> have introduced and I am worried that the Discovery 3 may not achieve
> the 28 / 29 MPG that I am getting from the current car. I know that
> Land Rover quote 30.1 MPG for the Discovery 3 but I also know that
> the actual figure achieved can be considerably different - and
> usually lower! Does anyone have any feel for the actual figures that
> they are getting from their cars? I am only interested in the manual
> transmission TDV6, not the automatic.
> Many thanks
> Patrick Manuel
From what I read you could expect a fair amount less in the first instance, but given some miles & time
some users see it get to be around the same as you're getting now.
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