According to the Automotive News publication, a totally new generation of the legendary rough road vehicle – Land Rover Defense goes on stage already in 2018, and in the same year, and will begin selling new items.
As guaranteed the head of the Land Rover style division, Gerry McGovern, it would be “a modern Defender”. The company hopes that this new concept model will sell one hundred, 000 SUVs annually, and this can help the market success of the introduction associated with entire five body variants: the three-door, five-door, five-door long-wheelbase along with a semi-double and double cabin pickup.
It is still not decided in which the SUV will be produced. Taking into account the actual estimated volume of production and the position of the global model, Land Rover could easily start production regarding “Defender” in its new factory within Slovakia. However , some top administrators believe the Defender brand offers almost cultural heritage and the UNITED KINGDOM insist that the new generation from the SUV should be produced in the same location where the previous one – which is, at the Land Rover factory inside Solihull, UK.
2018 Land Rover Defender release date
British producer Land Rover will introduce a brand new generation of SUV Defender with regard to 2018.
2018 Land Rover Defender price
The cost of the future of off-road vehicle is unknown. Given the placing between Discovery (LR4) and Variety Rover, is expected to cost about $45, 000 for the basic bundle.
2018 Land Rover Defender redesign
As it is known, with the more than three decades of glorious history of the Defensive player model, the new one will not be symbolized on sale until 2018. The new VEHICLE will receive completely transformed appearance provides nothing to do even with conceptual advancements of the English manufacturer shown recently.
The new line of “Defender” will be a “middle class” of the Land Rover and can take place in the lineup above the Breakthrough series, but lower premium Collection Rover. Apparently, deliberately off-road concentrate to the vehicle design will carry on, but the rate is still to be created on the comfort, otherwise the old violence and austerity will scare the majority of the potential buyers.
2018 Land Rover Defender specs
According to the information received : the novelty will be offered within five versions: short-base version along with 3 doors and a metal roofing, short-base with a soft roof, long-base 5-door with metal roof as well as two pickups – a short 2-door and crew cab 4-door.
Almost all varieties of the SUV will be built with new Ingenium engines (both gas and diesel), paired with a 6-speed manual transmission or a 9-speed automated. Top-end modification will receive 300 HEWLETT PACKARD turbocharged V6 displacement of 3. zero liter.
Both transmissions can be found optionally with two-speed transfer situation and locking differential.
It is significant that the new Land Rover Defense now will not use a ladder framework, instead of which comes a lightweight monocoque body and two stretcher.
Additionally, the car will receive Terrain Response program, specially modified to the needs and also capabilities of this model, as well as co-workers up the hill/descent, adaptive headlights, all-sky cameras and so forth.