The first batch of the new-generation Land Rover Defender SUVs has arrived in India by way of the CBU route, and will probably be delivered to clients quickly
Land Rover India has lately introduced that the brand new Defender SUV has arrived in India, forward of its official launch on 15th October. The first batch of the new-generation mannequin made landfall in Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust, Mumbai. The automobile will probably be bought in India as a ‘Completely Built-Up’ (CBU) import, and bookings for the brand new Defender have already begun.
The firm had declared the worth checklist of the Defender again in (*15*) 2020. The SUV will probably be priced between Rs. 69.99 lakh to Rs. 86.27 lakh (ex-showroom, pan India). It will probably be accessible in two variants – 90 and 110. The former is the three-door model, whereas the latter is the five-door mannequin.
The Land Rover Defender 90 has quite compact dimensions; it has a size of 4,077mm, a width of 1,791mm, and a top of two,037mm, together with a wheelbase size of two,954mm. As for the Defender 110, it’s considerably longer, with a size of 4,600mm, and has a 3,226mm lengthy wheelbase. It is marginally taller than the ‘90’ mannequin, at 2,134mm, however has an equivalent width of 1,791 mm.
The Land Rover Defender will solely be accessible with a single engine choice in India – a 2.0-litre, turbocharged, inline-four petrol engine (Ingenium P300). This powerplant can develop a most energy of 296 HP at 5,500 rpm and 400 Nm of torque at 1,500-4,000 rpm. The transmission selections are additionally restricted to only one, an 8-speed automated. An All-Wheel-Drive system and a low-ratio switch field will probably be accessible as normal.
The new Defender is constructed on the corporate’s D7x structure, which is the strongest chassis Land Rover has ever constructed. Interestingly, this can be a monocoque building, not a ladder-frame chassis like conventional off-road SUVs. The automobile provides LED headlights, LED taillights, panoramic sunroof, air suspension, leather-wrapped steering wheel, cooled glovebox, 360-degree digital camera, and 20-inch alloy wheels.
Land Rover will supply 4 official accent packages for the brand new Defender – Explorer Pack, Adventure Pack, Country Pack, and Urban Pack – with over 170 particular person equipment, together with a life-style assortment. These not solely enhance the SUV’s off-roading prowess, but in addition its luxurious quotient.