2023 Land Rover Defender: Redesign, Release Date, and Rumors. The new 2023 Land Rover Defender is arriving, and it should represent a massive upgrade over the previous generation. Probably the most exciting news is that it will be offered with a new V8 engine, capable of producing over 500 horses.
The new generation will, alongside this engine, brings some exterior and interior upgrades. First of all, the Land Rover Defender will keep the same boxy styling, but it will get more attractive lines. We should expect more standard features and plenty of optional amenities. Reportedly, the new SUV will be debut sometime next year. The main competitors to the Defender are models such as Ford Bronco and Jeep Wrangler.
Unlike the first engine, this one offers an entirely different system. It consists of a 3.0-liter turbocharged mild-hybrid powertrain featuring an electric supercharger and a belt-integrated starter motor. On top of that, the system assists a 48-volt lithium-ion battery, delivering a total of 395 hp and 406 lb-ft. The last one, and the newest, is a mighty V8 powertrain that produces over 500 horses. Like both engines above, this one will also use an 8-speed automatic transmission.
Gallery 2023 Land Rover Defender Redesign
Of all, the retro and chunky design remains, and the manufacturer refreshed mostly its front fascia. The revised grille is present with the same blocky LED headlight and thicker cluster cladding around the wheel arches. Also, the side profile of this SUV reveals new utilitarian-looking 18-inch steel wheels and a body-color roof. Interestingly, the Defender offers the same sporty stance with LED taillights and some small visual improvements on the back.
|Title||2023 Land Rover Defender Redesign|
|Published Date||July 10, 2021|
|Latest Updated Date||July 10, 2021|
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