Land Rover has been working upon some changes and redesign for the renowned Defender, The remodeled Defender will start coming to showroom later in 2020 indicating we will probably see it as being the 2021 design, and Defender will have several body style option available for the consumer to .choose from.
Earlier this week, a new prototype for the 5 fiver door model version was found and now we have the current photo so the prototype for the three doors type. Within the previous generation, the three-door model was known as the Defender 90. This number representing the wheel-base length in inches
A prototype for a five-door model was spotted earlier in the week, and now we have fresh spy shots of a prototype for a three-door model. Although the fact that the length of the wheelbase was 93 inch. Meanwhile, the five doors model was known as Defender 110 because the length of the wheelbase was 110 inch.
Naming and Redesign Option
However, It is still not clear whether Land Rover will remain the same with the naming for this newly redesign Defender. Because the company refers to the short wheelbase model as Defender Sport and the long wheelbase called Defender. Based on some rumor, Land Rover will make the Pickup and an Open top model version for this new Defender.
For your information, this redesigned Defender was actually due in 2015 however, frequent design changes resulted in setbacks. The improvements and changes incorporated a choice to base the SUV for the brand new platform called the Modular Longitudinal Architecture (MLA), that will be shared alongside next-generation models for the Range Rover, Range Rover Sport and Discovery.
2021 Land Rover Defender 3 Engine Specs
The engine will incorporate a 2.0-liter turbocharged inline-4 as the base model as well as the electric motor in a plug-in hybrid. This kind of set-up includes in plug-in hybrid models for both Range Rover and Range Rover Sport in which it generates 398 horsepower and 472 lbs feet. A turbocharged 6-cylinder is also expected to be available.
2021 Land Rover Defender Price and Release Date
There are actually rumors Land Rover will manage to manufacture the car at their new sites in Slovakia rather than in the UK to lower expenses. Pricing for the new defender is still not officially release, however, we can expect the shorter or sports version will start around £40,000. Meanwhile, the Release date is expected to be later in 2020 and it’s going to spawn a group with a minimum of three separate models. McGovern said: “The Defender is all about durability – that indestructible, durable vehicle which is what a family of Defenders would be.”
We will update more info on pricing and release date of 2021 Land Rover Defender 3 as soon as we have them.