Jaguar Land Rover India is getting innovative with both its new iconic Land Rover Defender SUV and its exceptional digital launch event on 15th October. The company has begun the bookings for the new SUV, and unlike most of the automobile makers in India, you can book one online.
This SUV will earn a lot of fans soon thanks to its debut in the upcoming 007 movie – No Time To Die. It was first showcased at the Frankfurt Motor Show last year in September. The company was all set to launch the Defender SUV in the Indian market in June (this year). But the launch got delayed due to the outbreak of coronavirus.
Features of The Land Rover Defender SUV
Engine & Performance
The Defender draws its power from a 2.0-litre petrol engine. This engine is rated to deliver 300 Ps of power and maximum torque of 400 Nm. Talking about its transmission, the new SUV transmits the power through Automatic Transmission. It has a maximum towing capacity of 8,201 lbs, bringing it ahead of its competitor like the Jeep Wrangler.
Body Styles & Variations
The new Defender is available in 2 different body styles:
- 90 (3 doors)
- 110 (5 doors)
Both these body styles will be available via the CBU route (Completely Built Unit).
Talking about the variations, the new SUV is available in 5 variations across both 90 & 110:
- First Edition
The Defender SUV comes with 4 accessory packs:
- Explorer Pack
- Adventure Pack
- Country Pack
- Urban Pack
- Over-the-air software updates
- Equipped with a Land Rover PIVI Pro infotainment system. It features a central touchscreen controller and an intuitive user interface on a 10-inch display.
- Wheel Arch Protection
- A 57-lb. expedition roof rack
- Side-mounted gear carrier
These are only some of the many features available. Thanks to the completely customizable option, you can select every aspect of the SUV from hundreds of options. To make it less overwhelming for the users, the company is offering 4 different accessory packs.
What Is The Price of Land Rover Defender SUV?
The new Defender can be completely customized and therefore its price varies a lot. However, the starting price for this iconic off-roading SUV is ₹69.99 lakh (ex-showroom).