2020 Land Rover Discovery
2020 BMW X5 sDrive40i Sports Activity

Crossover SUVs are excellent for suburban life in Bolingbrook and Schaumburg. They have enough room to comfortably seat the whole family, cargo space to hold all the materials of everyday life, and when you consider crossover models from BMW and Land Rover, they also include luxury features to make those drives a pleasure. If you're trying to decide between a 2020 Land Rover Discovery and a 2020 BMW X5, take a look at our side-by-side comparison.

These similarly-equipped crossovers start with a difference in MSRP, with the Discovery starting at $6,600 less than the X5. Take a look at some of their other differences.

2020 Land Rover Discovery


2020 BMW X5

$52,300 MSRP

Starting Price

$58,900 MSRP

41.2-83.7 cubic feet

Cargo Capacity

33.9-72.3 cubic feet

Standard leather


Standard leatherette

8,201 pounds

Maximum Towing Capacity

7,200 pounds

3.0L supercharged V6 engine with 340 hp and 332 lb-ft of torque


3.0L turbocharged V6 engine with 335 hp and 330 lb-ft of torque

Performance: Discovery vs. X5

Part of the allure of an SUV is their powerful engines that make it a breeze to tow your boat from Downers Grove to Lake Michigan on the weekends. The Land Rover Discovery has a maximum towing capacity of 8,201 pounds, while the BMW X5 maximum towing capacity tops out at 7,200 pounds. Here's what each vehicle has under the hood:

  • The 2020 Land Rover Discovery standard engine is a 3.0L supercharged V6 with 340 hp and 332 lb-ft of torque.
  • The 2020 BMW X5 engine is a 3.0L turbocharged V6 engine with 335 hp and 330 lb-ft of torque.
2020 Land Rover Discover on the beach

Interior: X5 vs. Discovery

When you take a look inside, both SUVs are well-appointed with sophisticated features like standard seating for five, with an optional third row that increases seating to seven. The Land Rover Discovery comes with leather seating standard, while the BMW comes with synthetic leatherette. Both vehicles also rank higher than most of their competitors on their cargo space:

  • Land Rover Discovery Cargo Space

    • 41.2 cubic feet with the rear seat up
    • 83.7 cubic feet with the rear seat down
  • BMW X5 Cargo Space

    • 33.9 cubic feet with the rear seat up
    • 72.3 cubic feet with the rear seat down

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