This is the all-new Land Rover Discovery Sport.

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Smaller than a regular Discovery.

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Though Land Rover says it'll do pretty much everything its bigger brother will.

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It has the usual Land Rover off-road cred.

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So it'll be able to tackle mud, ruts, snow, sand, rocks...you name it.

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It has a wading depth of 600mm, too.

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So if you find yourself a bit lost, down a muddy path and faced with a shallow(ish) river you'll be able to cross it.

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The Discovery Sport is for people who want something a little more rugged than, say, an Evoque.

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Something more used to nasty terrain than mall car parks.

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However, Land Rover knows that most of the time the Discovery Sport will spend is on the road, so it promises top-notch handling.

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If you've lots of children, you can spec 5+2 seating, too. So your whole brood can travel with you.

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That many people will probably come with lots of gadgets, too.

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Handily, you can spec six USB ports as well. No iPhone will go uncharged, no text unsent.

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There'll be a number of engines on offer at launch.

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But in 2015 (in the UK at least), the eD4 will come out.

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It promises to be super frugal and will apparently emit 119g/km CO2.

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It'll also come with six-speed manual or nine-speed automatic transmissions.

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And Autonomous Emergency Braking. Which sounds pretty jazzy.

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Cars under the "Discovery" name are all about adventure.

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So don't get one of these if your ideal weekend involves staying indoors and watching cat videos on the Internet.

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The  Discovery Sport's interior is pretty cool, too.

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There's a new 8-inch touchscreen to house all the infotainment gubbins.

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There's the seven seats in action. Looks roomy.

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It's not a bad looking car, either.

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The Discovery Sport's designer, Gerry McGovern said, "Our challenge has been to combine premium design with exceptional versatility; the two attributes must work in harmony.”

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He continued, “I’m proud to say we’ve achieved that; Discovery Sport’s dynamic design will resonate on an emotional level with consumers, and this vehicle is more versatile than any other premium compact SUV on the market.”

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To celebrate its launch, Land Rover is sending a Discovery Sport fan and three friends into SPACE.

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Not to the ISS or anything dangerous, but on a Virgin Galactic flight.

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That's pretty cool...

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Head over to this link here and find out what you have to do to get yourself to space.

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A new rear set up optimises the Discovery Sport for any occasion.

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Be it slinking around town...

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...climbing mountains...

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...or schlepping up the motorway with a car full of children staring at their iPhones.

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The details on the Discovery Sport are pretty cool.

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It looks every inch the modern Land Rover.

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It's not too fussy, but not bland either.

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