That means the 90 could be good for small, adventurous families whose rear-seat occupants don’t mind climbing in past the front seats. The Defender 110 will persist in offering both a front bench seat and two optional rear jump seats – though not together – meaning it can be ordered with five, six, or seven seats. That will make it the natural choice for folks who have to haul people and cargo and who don’t mind settling for a still-impressive 29-degree breakover angle. … [Read more...] about 2021 Land Rover Defender Gets Some Updates And Shorter 90 Model
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Depending on the market, there’s also a new 3.0-liter, inline-six diesel engine generating a peak output of 300 hp (224 kW) and 479 pound-feet (650 Newton-meters) of torque. In the shorter Defender 90, the turbodiesel powertrain is good for a 0 to 62 mph (0-100 kph) sprint in 6.7 seconds. As standard, the engine is equipped with a mild-hybrid technology and a start-stop system. There’s also an optimized all-wheel-drive system with intelligent torque distribution between the wheels. … [Read more...] about 2021 Land Rover Defender Gains PHEV, Inline-Six Diesel In Europe
“As the world moves steadily toward mass electrification, the Californian market has been missing a uniquely stylish electric 4x4 option that can stand out at the beach, off-road and at stoplights with a level of exclusivity and prestige that can only come from the timeless British Defender® form. With color schemes reflecting the natural beauty of California, a removable soft top shape to fully live the elements, advanced electric powertrain engineering exclusive to Twisted, zero-emission power, practical battery range and luxuriously modern interior touches, the Twisted NAS-E is the ultimate expression of the American coastal lifestyle.” … [Read more...] about Land Rover Defender Turned Into Limited Series 4×4 EV Is Headed To U.S.
Here's another unofficial Ram TRX contender that wants your attention. Even before the 2021 Ram TRX was born, supercharged V8 trucks were already a thing but not with Ram trucks (none that we're aware of) but with one of its greatest adversary, the Ford F-150. Apart from Hennessey Performance, PaxPower has been making these trucks for a few years already. … [Read more...] about Flatbed Ford F-150 Raptor Is Supercharged For Good Measure
Multiple sets of spy photos show the Panamera wagon under development, and the design takes clear inspiration from 2012’s Sport Turismo concept. Expect the longroof and the sedan to be mechanically identical. The new generation moves to Volkswagen Group’s lighter MSB platform and uses a range of turbocharged V6 and V8 engines. The interior is also very high tech, including a large infotainment screen and capacitive buttons replacing physical switches. Rumors put the wagon's European debut in the second half of 2017. … [Read more...] about Porsche Panamera wagon landing in U.S. after 2017