New-gen Land Rover Defender fabricated its all-around admission in 2019 and is now accessible in India too.
Features all-new design, engines and avant-garde tech compared to the much-loved previous-generation old-school model.
It’ll be offered in both three-door (Defender 90) and five-door (Defender 110) anatomy types in India.
Only one agent on action at barrage – a 2.0-litre turbo-petrol assemblage authoritative 300PS and 400Nm with AWD as standard.
The new Defender costs amid Rs 73.98 lakh and Rs 90.46 lakh (ex-showroom India).
It additionally gets avant-garde comforts like agenda displays, sat-nav, smartphone connectivity and exceptional upholstery.
Land Rover will alpha carrying the Defender 110 models anon while deliveries for the Defender 90 models are accepted to alpha from April 2021.
The Land Rover Defender is alike with the announcement of a ‘go-anywhere-vehicle’. While the aboriginal Defender had become too anachronous for the avant-garde apple and the ever-increasing account of acquiescence regulations, Land Rover had to anatomy an all-new adaptation from the arena up. This adaptation fabricated its all-around admission in 2019 and has now been launched in India as able-bodied with prices as listed beneath (ex-showroom India):
Rs 73.98 lakh
Rs 79.94 lakh
Rs 77.37 lakh
Rs 83.36 lakh
Rs 79.94 lakh
Rs 86.64 lakh
Rs 83.91 lakh
Rs 90.46 lakh
Defender First Edition
Rs 84.63 lakh
Rs 89.63 lakh
The Defender retains its boxy, asperous architecture but now appearance smoother edges and able-bodied arches. It is offered in two anatomy styles: 90 and 110. The Defender 90 is the added acceptable three-door adaptation with up to six seats while the 110 has the accepted five-door blueprint and gets the advantage of a third row of seats for a absolute accommodation of seven. Both versions of the Defender are accessible with the aforementioned 2.0-litre turbo-petrol agent that makes 300PS of ability and 400Nm. Ability is broadcast to all four auto via Land Rover’s AWD arrangement and an 8-speed automated transmission. Added agent choices are accepted to be offered after on including the achievability of a amalgam as well.
In agreement of off-roading capabilities, the Defenders boasts of many. It has a twin-speed alteration gearbox for alive up/down abrupt surfaces and an alive cyberbanking cogwheel for managing absorption beyond assorted surfaces. The Defender has the brand’s iconic Area Response arrangement that optimises traction, ability commitment and anatomy systems depending on the area in advanced and offers assorted modes such as grass, gravel, snow, sand, bedrock clamber and mud and ruts. It can additionally be had with the another all-terrain advance ascendancy functionality for added accessibility back alive over catchy surfaces.
The Defender gets coiled abeyance as accepted which offers 225mm of arena approval while the another air abeyance (standard on the Defender 110) bureaucracy gives the SUV a absence ride acme of 216mm. However, it can go up to 291mm in off-road mode. With the cyberbanking air abeyance set up for off-road mode, the Defender has an access bend of 38 degrees, breakover bend of up to 31 degrees (110 has a breakover bend of 28 degrees), and a abandonment bend of 40 degrees. It alike has a wading abyss of 900mm and claims a towing accommodation of up to 3,500kg.
As the new Defender is congenital from the arena up on a monocoque anatomy to accommodated avant-garde day needs, its berth offers a lot added tech and comforts than the earlier models. The autogenous feels exceptional but not too adorned and the dashboard appearance a 10-inch touchscreen infotainment arrangement with aeronautics as able-bodied as Android Auto and Apple CarPlay connectivity and a 6-speaker audio arrangement as standard. The 12.3-inch agenda driver’s apparatus cluster, disciplinarian abetment packs, and covering upholstery are offered on the college trims.
The Land Rover Defender is still a exceptional alms and as such it offers personalisation options in agreement of upholstery and alike berth basement configuration. It additionally gets a host of accessories so you can accouter it for the exact chance you accept in mind. Land Rover additionally offers four accent packs: Explorer, Adventure, Country and Urban. The Defender sits as the adventurer’s another to the Discovery Sport in the Land Rover calendar and rivals the brand of the Jeep Wrangler back it comes to off-roading. Land Rover will activate deliveries of the Defender 110 models anon and of the Defender 90 from April 2021 onwards.