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2008 Land Rover Discovery vs. 2007 Toyota Sequoia

To start off, 2008 Land Rover Discovery is newer by 1 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 2007 Toyota Sequoia. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2007 Toyota Sequoia would be higher. At 4,664 cc (8 cylinders), 2007 Toyota Sequoia is equipped with a bigger engine. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2008 Land Rover Discovery weights approximately 1090 kg more than 2007 Toyota Sequoia.

Both vehicles are four wheel drive (4WD) - it offers better handling, traction, and control in all driving conditions compared with front wheel drive or rear wheel drive vehicles. With that said, do keep in mind that many other factors such as speed and the wear on your tires can also have significant impact on traction and control. Let's talk about torque, 2007 Toyota Sequoia (426 Nm @ 3400 RPM) has 126 more torque (in Nm) than 2008 Land Rover Discovery. (300 Nm @ 1950 RPM). This means 2007 Toyota Sequoia will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2008 Land Rover Discovery. 2007 Toyota Sequoia has automatic transmission and 2008 Land Rover Discovery has manual transmission. 2008 Land Rover Discovery will offer better control over acceleration and deceleration in addition to better fuel efficiency overall. 2007 Toyota Sequoia will be easier to drive especially in heavy traffic.

Compare all specifications:

2008 Land Rover Discovery 2007 Toyota Sequoia
Make Land Rover Toyota
Model Discovery Sequoia
Year Released 2008 2007
Body Type SUV SUV
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 2495 cc 4664 cc
Valves per Cylinder 2 valves 4 valves
Horse Power 0 HP 274 HP
Torque 300 Nm 426 Nm
Torque RPM 1950 RPM 3400 RPM
Drive Type 4WD 4WD
Transmission Type Manual Automatic
Number of Seats 5 seats 8 seats
Number of Doors 5 doors 5 doors
Vehicle Weight 2200 kg 1110 kg
Vehicle Length 4980 mm 5190 mm
Vehicle Height 1910 mm 1930 mm
Wheelbase Size 2550 mm 3010 mm
Fuel Consumption Overall 9.4 L/100km 14.7 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 93 L 100 L


 

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