New Land Rover LR3 Ratings

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    2006 Land Rover LR3

    Amazing Vehicle

    Pros: Various terraine capabilities

    Cons: Gas Mileage

    This is a real sport utility vehicle! Not a poser.

    • Recommend this vehicle to a friend? Yes
    • How long have you owned this vehicle? 4 years
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    2007 Land Rover LR3 - V8 HSE

    Pros: off-road features

    Cons: cost

    Advice: shop around, dealer costs vary

    when compared to the GX470, the equivalent 4Runner, and others...this vehicle takes the cake. Period.

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    2007 Land Rover LR3 - V8 HSE

    Pros: the seats

    Cons: everything

    Advice: think again

    I got in the car, and i thought it was nice! but when i drove it, it reminded me of a hang over. I felt like i was in a bad dream. It cant make a u turn and one time i had to turn off the car in the middle of the road to play a cd. And the wheel was broken, but its the style. If your thinking about buying, think again.

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    2005 Land Rover LR3 - HSE

    Pros: The navigation and the stereo

    Cons: Gas mileage is not for the faint of heart

    Advice: Buy the HSE, you don't save much fuel economy getting the v6 (because of the wieght)

    The second I stepped inside I wanted it! The smell, the feel, the ruggedness...how any other car company can call thier vehicles SUV's is beyond me, with the exception of the Hummer. This is a true SUV and beautiful to boot!

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    2005 Land Rover LR3 - HSE

    Pros: Nav System

    Cons: Fuel mileage

    Advice: Step up & find the HSE you will appreciate it when you trade

    When we Test drove the Lr3 we were impressed with the Nav & the overall feel. We were trading in our 2003 E.B Expedition with Nav so we wanted it well Equipt. We drove a SE & decided to step up to the HSE ( better Resale ) I don't know if we will really use all the capabilities of this vehicle but it is nice to know that it is their.

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    2005 Land Rover LR3 - HSE

    Pros: Everything!

    Cons: Lack of lumbar support on the new 2006 model I've ordered

    Advice: Enjoy it, and don't be discouraged if you have an initial problem, LR will fix it.

    I rented an LR3 from Hertz, spent several days four-wheeling in the Rockies. Also quite a bit of time on the pavement, nice windy mountian highways in the front-range. I truly let it fly through the entire envelope - after all, this is a rental, they gotta take it back :) One Word: Awesome! I do believe the LR3 is the best allround performing automobile I have ever driven. This thing has it all, and at a level nothing can compare with. Features galore - that actually work. Powerful, ton's of space everywhere, Jaguar smoothness, incredible handling on road, and mind boggling off. 8 air bags, super tight and strong chassis, 6-sp tranny with sport and manual modes. Low range 3:1 transfer, 2 lockers, 5 special off-road programs, air suspension with 4 heights, and oh my god 13 inches of wheel travel! ad infinitum. A superb Nav system, excellent stereo, blue-tooth cell with docking charger that actually fits the phone you already have! It truly bests my my 2005 Mercedes in every way, by an order of magnitude. How can this possibly be a Land Rover? I'm warning you about the LR3's Siren song, drive one and you won't be able to stay away...

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    2005 Land Rover LR3 - HSE

    Pros: Strength of the brand and numerous service dealers in Africa. :)

    Cons: No Option for SatPhone.

    Advice: Pack lightly and enjoy the view.

    We took delivery of our 2K5 Land Rover LR3 in Cape Town South Africa in January. We arrived in Nairobi Kenya after traveling 58 days thru Pretoria, Zimbabwe, Mozambique, Tanzania and arriving very tired in Kenya. The Land Rover experienced five flat tires and one broken windscreen. This was from no small part of Land Rover quality. The flats occured from rock punctures and the broken windscreen from a marabou stork. The ride and confort is exceptional and we averaged about 5 kilometers per liter the entire trip. We are planning to drive to Senegal via Sudan, Chad, Nigeria, Burkina, Mali in August. Not sure if we are going to pack and extra windscreen or not. ;)