2012 Land Rover LR4

Find Another Land Rover LR4
12 CITY / 17 HWY
Overall Quality
Overall Performance and Design
Predicted Reliability


What's New for 2012:
- Upgraded audio and navigation systems

Exterior Features
The 2012 Land Rover LR4 is a midsize luxury SUV that seats up to 7 passengers. The LR4 is offered in one trim level, with upgrades of packaged options. Offerings include a terrain-response system that gives drivers options for gearing the powertrain to external conditions and hill-descent control for off-roading safety. Nineteen-inch alloy wheels, fog lights, and heated exterior mirrors are standard features.

Interior Features
Standard amenities on the Land Rover LR4 include rear parking sensors, rain-sensing wipers, leather upholstery, 8-way power front seats, keyless ignition and entry, tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel, power tilt-and-slide front sunroof, fixed rear sunroof, auto-dimming rearview mirror, Bluetooth connectivity, 11-speaker stereo with touch-screen control, and personal-electronics interfaces.

Optional Features
The 2012 Land Rover LR4 offers option packages with individual features that include LED daytime running lights, power-folding mirrors, front parking sensors, third-row seats, rear-seat climate control, rearview camera, front and rear heated seats, heated windshield and washer jets, heated steering wheel, adaptive bi-Xenon headlights, interior ambient lighting, center console cooler box, driver-seat memory settings, 16-speaker Harman Kardon audio system, and a navigation system that tracks the vehicle off-road.

Under the Hood
The 2012 Land Rover LR4 is powered by a 5.0-liter V-8 engine rated at 375 horsepower and mated with all-wheel drive and a 6-speed automatic transmission.

Fuel Economy
EPA fuel-economy figures for the 2012 Land Rover LR4 are 12/17/14 mpg (city/highway/combined).

Standard safety features on the LR4 include traction and stability control with rollover-mitigation technology, hill-descent control, hill-start assist, and a battery of air bags.

To date, neither the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) nor the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) have tested the 2012 Land Rover LR4.


J.D. Power Ratings

Automotive Performance Execution and Layout
Overall Performance and Design?
Features and Instrument Panel?
Initial Quality Study
Features & Accessories Quality - Mechanical?
Body & Interior Quality - Design?
Body & Interior Quality - Mechanical?
Overall Quality - Design?
Overall Quality - Mechanical?
Powertrain Quality - Design?
Features & Accessories Quality - Design?
Overall Quality?
Powertrain Quality - Mechanical?

Power Circle Scoring Legend:

Among the best
Better than most
About average
The rest
*Please note that JDPower.com Power Circle Ratings may not include all information used to determine J.D. Power awards. Learn more about how J.D. Power Ratings are calculated.

The Latest Land Rover Articles:

Land Rover updates all of its vehicles for 2018, including the recently redesigned Discovery. A new Range Rover Velar model debuts, too, slotting between the Range Rover Evoque and Sport models.
Land Rover launches a new Discovery for 2017, which replaces the LR4 and restores the iconic nameplate to the U.S.-spec version of the company’s large SUV.
The brand new 2018 Land Rover Range Rover Velar is basically a Jaguar F-Pace wrapped in Range Rover design. Find out more in our preview of the new Range Rover Velar SUV...
For 2016, the British Land Rover premium SUV brand adds a few extras to its athletic Discovery Sport small SUV that replaced the LR2 for the 2015 model year.
The entire Land Rover lineup underwent dramatic changes for the 2013 and 2014 model years. The luxury SUV maker follows that up in 2015 with the all-new Land Rover Discovery Sport. Find out what's new for each of the 2015 Land Rover SUV models...
Land Rover has been busy in recent years developing and launching all-new and redesigned models, a trend that shows no signs of slowing.
Land Rover is an iconic British purveyor of SUVs designed to travel far off of paved roads. The lineup includes five models, and for 2013 Land Rover gives its least expensive model, the LR2, a thorough update while simultaneously redesigning its flagship Range Rover model. Find out what else is new for the entire 2013 Land Rover model lineup...
Land Rover says that its pair of DC100 concept vehicles "investigate the potential design direction for a replacement for the iconic Defender" SUV. Land Rover intends to introduce a new Defender model in 2015, but has not decided whether the new off-roader will be sold in the United States.
Critical Knowledge:2.0-liter, turbodiesel hybrid powertrainElectric Rear Axle Drive (ERAD) Modern interpretation of traditional Land Rover design elementsUse of lightweight, recycled polycarbonate materials
Critical Knowledge:2010 LR2: The smallest Land Rover receives minor updates to the audio system and a new digital clock. There are also several new exterior and interior colors.2010 LR4: A slight facelift arrives with a host of mechanical improvements including a new direct-injection V-8 engine, larger brakes, upgraded suspension and several new convenience features.2010 Range Rover: Along with a mild facelift, the SUV is fitted with two new engines, re-tuned suspension and larger brakes. Added convenience features and a new digital instrument panel complete the changes.