Startech makes 2017 Land Rover Discovery 5 look sportier

Article by Christian A., on September 7, 2017

The fifth generation of the Land Rover Discovery has been making waves since it was launched. Calling the Land Rover Discovery sporty in terms of design, however, might be farfetched. That is, unless customers could avail of a range of styling options from Startech for the Land Rover Discovery.

The Land Rover Discovery is designed not just to tackle the paved roads, but also to challenge the off-road terrain. This is the reason why the Land Rover Discovery is a sports utility vehicle that comes with a rugged and dominant look. But of course, it couldn’t be helped that most customers of the Land Rover Discovery spend most of their time on the road, and they may want to bestow their beloved SUV with a sporty look. This is something that Startech, a company that is part of the Brabus Group, could offer. In fact, Startech is bound to unveil its exclusive accessories range for the Land Rover Discovery at the upcoming 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show this month.

Startech will be offering an array of exclusive accessories that could make the Land Rover Discovery look sportier. These include sporty yet elegant styling kit for the body, bespoke 22-inch and a high-quality interior design that could be personalized according to customers’ preferences.

A number of sporty bodywork components will be made available by Startech for the Land Rover Discovery, including a front spoiler integrated to the production bumper with raised side flaps. This front spoiler is designed to reduce aerodynamic lift on the front axle while the Land Rover Discovery is moving at high speeds.

The front fenders could also be fitted with Startech inserts with ‘Union Jack’ design, serving as homage the British origin of the Land Rover Discovery. The show car that would be presented at the 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show will feature a bonnet and roof wrapped in a high-gloss black finish.

Meanwhile, the rear bumper could be installed with Startech’s integrated tailpipe embellishers – as combined with the stock exhaust system -- and a center section that has been shaped like a diffuser. This center section could be installed on vehicles with a trailer hitch.

Startech is also offering generously sized tire/wheel combo for the Land Rover Discovery. This combo includes lightweight yet strong Monostar M wheels (in 10Jx22 sizes on both front and rear) with five delicate double spokes and a wheel hub cover that looks like a center lock. These wheels are wrapped in Continental low-profile tires (295/40 R 22).

Inside, Startech is offering customers a chance to further personalize their Land Rover Discovery. Exclusive accessories including scuff plates with backlit Startech logo, aluminum pedals and footrest, as well as classy floor mats, also with the company’s logo.

Furthermore, the interior of the Land Rover Discovery could be specified with the finest leather and Alcantara as well as noble wood and carbon trim.

Press Release

STARTECH designer outfit for the new Land Rover Discovery

The Land Rover Discovery continues its success story with the fifth edition. STARTECH (Brabus-Allee, D-46240 Bottrop, phone + 49 / (0) 20 41 / 7744 555, fax + 49 / (0) 20 41 / 7744 544, Internet www.startech.de), a company of BRABUS Group, presents the exclusive accessories range for the British SUV in a world premiere at the IAA 2017 in Frankfurt am Main.

The lineup ranges from a sporty-elegant body-styling kit with on-road design and tailor-made 22-inch wheels with the perfectly matched tires to high-quality interior design tailored to the customer’s personal preferences in every last aspect.

The STARTECH designers developed a range of bodywork components for the new Discovery 5 designed for predominant on-road use, which adds some sporty-elegant highlights. The front spoiler attaches to the production bumper and impresses with its distinctive design with raised side flaps. Thanks to its sophisticated shape, the aerodynamic-enhancement component also reduces front axle lift at high speeds.

To match the new front-end looks, STARTECH offers an add-on component for the rear bumper. It features characteristically shaped integrated tailpipe embellishers, which are combined with the stock exhaust system, and a center section shaped like a diffuser. Thanks to its clever design, this component can also be installed on vehicles fitted with a trailer hitch.

The STARTECH inserts with ‘Union Jack’ design for the front fenders pay tribute to the British origin of the off-roader. For the show car at the IAA the STARTECH designers additionally developed a special paint scheme with the hood and roof sporting a high-gloss black finish.

A generously sized tire/wheel combination is of course also part of a more thrilling appearance. STARTECH equips the new Discovery of the fifth generation with Monostar M wheels of size 10Jx22 front and back. The wheels with five delicate double spokes and a wheel hub cover designed to look like a center lock fascinate on account of their combination of lightweight construction and maximum strength. STARTECH chose Continental low-profile tires of size 295/40 R 22 as the perfect solution.

STARTECH also refines the interior of the new Land Rover with innovative ideas for a more personal touch and further enhanced functionality. The lineup of exclusive accessories ranges from scuff plates with backlit STARTECH logo and classy floor mats likewise sporting the logo of the refinement specialist to aluminum pedals and footrest.

Requests for more extensive interior refinement can be fulfilled by the STARTECH upholstery shop with interiors crafted from the finest leather and Alcantara in a virtually endless variety of colors and in any desired upholstery design.

In addition, STARTECH also offers all owners of a Land Rover Discovery the possibility to upgrade their vehicles with noble wood and carbon trim sets tailored to personal preferences in every detail. There are practically no limits with regard to colors and surface finishes for these components either.

Source: Startech

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