AmericaThe British brand introduced the Defender 2022 with two versions 90 V8 and 110 V8.
The Defender 90 is a short, 3-door, and 110 long-wheelbase, 5-door basis. In the 2022 version, Land Rover adds a new V8 engine option to the Defender, a 5.0 supercharged machine with 518 horsepower capacity and a maximum torque of 625 Nm. Power transferred to an 8-speed automatic transmission with all-wheel drive. Vehicle accelerates from 0-100 km / h in 5.2 seconds, maximum speed 240 km / h.
British automaker engineers tweaked the Defender V8’s dampers and dampers, while using larger anti-roll bars. Electronic active differentials are fitted as standard, and come with new Yaw controls that fine-tune cornering.
Dynamic terrain response system exclusively for the vehicle, allowing the driver to control the vehicle more easily and flexibly when off-road. This mode provides more pronounced throttle response and tailor-made tuning for continuously variable damping, said a Land Rover representative.
Defender V8 identification points such as custom logo, quad exhaust (four exhaust pipes), 22-inch alloy wheels, Satin dark gray grille, Blue Xenon painted brake calipers on the front wheels. The exterior is available in three color options including Carpathian Gray, Yulong White and Santorini Black, all with Narvik black hoods.
Defender V8 interior with Ebony Windsor leather seats separately, comes with many unique leather accents. Four-spoke steering wheel, Ancantara leather, integrated satin chrome switch.
In addition to the V8 engine, Land Rover also has an XS Edition version (replacing the First Edition) of the Defender 110 for $ 72,000. Vehicles using a 3.0-turbocharged mild hybrid engine. Additional equipment such as exterior body color, 20-inch rim in Satin gray. Interior with Ebony Grained leather seats, decorated with Robust Woven Textile stitches. 12-way electric front seats, integrated heating and cooling.
In the US, the Land Rover Defender V8 2022 is priced from $ 97,000 to $ 107,200.