Land Rover has revealed the Discovery SVX – the ultimate Discovery for off-road enthusiasts seeking epic adventures

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· New Discovery SVX revealed at Frankfurt Motor Show is a production preview of the ultimate all-terrain Land Rover Discovery, with a 525PS 5.0-litre supercharged V8 petrol powertrain

· Most extreme Land Rover yet, with go-anywhere capability – increased ground clearance, body and suspension lifts, more wheel articulation and large all-terrain tyres

· Specially tuned Terrain Response 2 system and Active Roll Control are firsts for new Discovery

· Discovery SVX will be the first Land Rover assembled by hand at the SVO Technical Centre when production begins in 2018

· Prospective customers and Land Rover enthusiasts are invited to register their interest in new Discovery SVX at

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Frankfurt, Germany, 12 September 2017 – Land Rover has revealed the Discovery SVX – the ultimate Discovery for off-road enthusiasts seeking epic adventures.

Discovery SVX, launched at the Frankfurt Motor Show, adds extreme all-terrain capability to the Special Vehicle Operations (SVO) product triangle. SVX will sit alongside the acclaimed Range Rover Sport SVR and Range Rover SVAutobiography, which are hallmarks for outstanding on-road performance and supreme luxury respectively.

Discovery SVX will be the first Land Rover hand-assembled by expert craftsmen at the SVO Technical Centre in the UK when production begins in 2018.

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InControl Touch Pro Hardware Internals – Infotainment Master Controller

FCC tests give us a great internal view of the InControl Touch Pro Infotainment Master Controller, an Intel Quad Core 1.9 GHz Atom based system with 4GB of RAM and a 60GB SSD in the US market

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1 Satellite Radio Module antennas
2 AM/FM antennas
3 GPS antenna
4 Bluetooth® and Wi-Fi antennas
5 Infotainment Slave Controller (ISC)
6 Audio Amplifier Module (AAM)
7 Telematics Control Module (TCU)
8 Diagnostics port (not used)
9 Main connector – Power, Ground, CAN Bus, Microphone Input, Fan Control, LIN (Steering Wheel Module – SWM)
10 Camera Control Module (CCM)
11 Instrument Cluster (IC) (APIX2)
12 Touch Screen (TS) (APIX2)
13 HDMI from Portable Media Interface Panel Front (APIX2)
14 USB 3.0 (and SIM) from Portable Media Interface Panel
15 USB 2.0 Hub linked to digital disc player; also connected to the electronic toll collection module when fitted (Japan only)

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