2020 Land Rover Defender Specs Revealed, Will Come With Three Body Styles, Six Engines
The Land Rover Defender news keeps on coming as a new presentation has revealed an assortment of details about the upcoming SUV.
The mid-sized Defender 110 will be the launch model and is slated to arrive this October. Designed to appeal to “adventurers,” it will be a seven-seater and measure 187.3 inches (4758 mm) long, 78.7 inches (1999 mm) wide and 75.4 inches (1916 mm) tall, with a 119 inch (3022 mm) wheelbase.
The Defender 90 will be launched in March of 2020 and offer seating for up to six people. It will be 170.2 inches (4323 mm) long, 78.7 inches (1999 mm) wide and 75.9 inches (1927 mm) tall, with a wheelbase that spans 101.9 inches (2587 mm).
Lastly, the Defender 130 will be launched in August as a 2021 model. It will be the largest variant and offer seating for eight. Many of the dimensions carryover from the 110, but the 130 will be 200.8 inches (5100 mm) long.
Besides talking about size and seating capacity, the presentation revealed performance specifications for the Defender 90 and 110. The slide is a bit blurry, but there will be three diesel engines. It appears the D200 will have a 2.0-liter four-cylinder turbodiesel that produces 197 hp (147 kW / 200 PS) and 317 lb-ft (430 Nm) of torque. Likewise, the D240 will have 237 hp (177 kW / 240 PS) and 317 lb-ft (430 Nm) of torque. Finally, the D300 will have a 3.0-liter six-cylinder engine that develops 296 hp (221 kW / 300 PS) and what appears to be 479 lb-ft (650 Nm) of torque.
The entry-level petrol unit will be a 2.0-liter four-cylinder with 296 hp (221 kW / 300 PS) and 295 lb-ft (400 Nm) of torque. There will also be a plug-in hybrid that shall have a total output of 398 hp (297 kW / 404 PS). Lastly, the P400 will have a 3.0-liter six-cylinder with 395 hp (294 kW / 400 PS) and 406 lb-ft (550 Nm) of torque.
The entry-level Defender will come equipped with LED headlights, fabric seats and a 10-inch infotainment system. Higher-end variants will offer a 14-speaker premium audio system, a 12-inch digital instrument cluster and Windsor leather upholstery.