• (3.4) 18 reviews
  • MSRP: $4,756$9,440
  • Body Style: Sport Utility
  • Combined MPG: 19
  • Engine: 174-hp, 2.5-liter V-6 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: All-wheel Drive
  • Seats: 5
2004 Land Rover Freelander

Our Take on the 2004 Land Rover Freelander

Our Take

Land Rover introduced a new, less expensive model to join its existing Discovery and Range Rover sport utility vehicles in the United States during the 2002 model year. Benefiting from a new powertrain and chassis improvements, the Freelander was the first Land Rover product with a unibody desi... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Lack of Low-range gearing
  • Cryptic controls
  • Automatic-transmission operation
  • Fuel economy

Notable Features

  • Full-time 4WD
  • 174-hp V-6
  • Five-speed automatic
  • Two- or four-door body style
  • Compact size

Reviews

Our Expert Reviews

Regal and Still Rugged 2004 Land Rover Freelander The 2002 Land Rover Freelander was a disappointment. The 2003 model was no better. I feel sorry for the people who bought those vehicles, which -- for reasons of lackluster exterior design and econo-truck comfort -- were not up to snuff. Consumers would have done better to wait for the 2004 Freelander, a compact sport-utility vehicle t... Read full review for the 2004 Land Rover Freelander

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Consumer Reviews

3.4

Average based on 18 reviews

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Underappreciated & rare SUV gem

by i95 from Washington DC on April 26, 2011

Among the rarest of the Land Rover's recent American offspring, the FreeLander (especially after the 2004 design update) is a greatly under-appreciated SUV. Timeless styling allows the 2004 FreeLander... Read Full Review

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Recalls

There are currently 3 recalls for this car.


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Service & Repair

Estimated Service & Repair cost: $4,800 per year.

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