Even though there are not many details available, the 2016 Land Rover Defender is speculated to sport a much more elegant design and stronger build quality over its predecessor. Touted to be one of the strongest models in this segment, the land rover will cater to car enthusiasts and off-road junkies from around the world. Not only will it have an improved build quality, but also have a superior engine and comfortable interiors that will surely leave an everlasting impression on its users.
2016 Land Rover Defender Exterior and Interior Quality
The exterior design of 2016 Land Rover Defender looks similar to other SUVs in the market, but its blood red glossy colour brings out the fierce and unforgiving side that its competitors are so afraid of. Its front part is more rounded off, which adds to the elegance, and has a new mesh grille that are surrounded by LED lights. The car also has a better aerodynamic design and come in nine different attractive colours such as Santorini Black, Indus Silver, Scotia grey, Firenze Red, etc. There will also five an option to choose between five alloy wheel variants.
The interior of this quite has become sophisticated with the introduction of leather wrapped seats, increased cabin space along with the addition of quality materials for general upholstery. It will also have a multitude of safety and infotainment tools such as a great audio system, Bluetooth and hands free phone system.
Special attention has been paid in the inclusion of state of the safety system because this is one aspect that is considered to be of prime importance in the current scenario. There are airbags, rear parking camera and navigation system to name a few. In short, this car is a complete package that blends luxury and utility in the most meticulous way.
2016 Land Rover Defender Engine Specs
Even though the engine of 2016 Land Rover Defender will remain same as before, but we can expect it to be slightly modified to return better output and be more fuel efficient. Under the hood, it will come fitted with a 2.2 litre V6 diesel engine paired to an 8-speed auto transmission gearbox. Output wise, we can expect it to produce horsepower of up to maximum 260 and torque of 275 lb-ft. There is also a chance of it getting a hybrid powertrain version in the distant future. This engine is powerful enough to boost the car through various types of terrain and not sacrifice entirely on fuel efficiency. Consumption rates are not available yet, but there might be official information once we get close to its release date
2016 Land Rover Defender Release Date and Price
This much-awaited model is expected to come with a price tag starting around $60,000 and extend up to $95,000 approximately. The 2016 Land Rover Defender might become available around the middle of 2016 and surely push boundaries when it comes to technological advancements, performance and elements of comfort. Rest assured, more information will become available as we get closer to the date of its release, and we will keep you updated once it reaches us.