2019 Land Rover Discovery Sport vs. 2019 BMW X5

2019 Land Rover Discovery Sport 

2019 Discovery Sport

2019 BMW X5 

2019 BMW X5


Naperville drivers looking for their next luxury SUV have a range of options in the Land Rover lineup alone. How can a competitor like the 2019 BMW X5 compare to the 2019 Land Rover Discovery Sport? We put these two SUVs head-to-head so you could make the right choice.

Luxury SUV Options

The Land Rover Discovery Sport has four configurations starting at $37,795 MSRP. The BMW X5 starts at a much higher base price of $60,700 MSRP, and only offers one upgrade choice, starting at $75,750 MSRP.

If that weren't enough, the Discovery Sport offers many of the same features as the BMW X5, like the Rear Parking Aid safety feature.

Discovery Sport vs. BMW X5: Specs

Whether you need to haul a lot of cargo daily or it's a rare occasion, you know that every inch matters. Similarly if you're ever planning to head off-road, you need to have an SUV that can go into and come out of most anything.

  • Standard Cargo Capacity: The Discovery Sport has a standard 34.6 cubic feet of cargo space compared to the 33.9 cubic feet of the BMW.
  • Wading Depth: With a wading depth of 23.60 inches, the Land Rover is prepared to go where the 19.68-inch wading depth of the BMW simply can't go.

The Land Rover Discovery Sport or BMW X5?

In the end, it all depends on what you need from your luxury SUV. The Land Rover Discovery Sport delivers affordability and capability while the BMW X5 is just loaded with features you may or may not want -- Land Rover gives you the choice.

The BMW X5 may have a larger engine, but the Discovery Sport has better off-road ability, with a higher wade depth, and innovative performance technology like Hill Descent Control® and Terrain Response® to help get you back on the road even in mud and snow.

Find a Capable SUV at Land Rover of Naperville

Browse our inventory to find a Land Rover Discovery Sport for sale at Land Rover of Naperville, or compare to other models like the Land Rover Range Rover, to find out which Land Rover is the right SUV for you.