The Defender 90 boasts a breakover angle of 32 degrees, 3 notches steeper than its bigger sibling. Measuring 17.2 inches shorter, the Defender 90’s nimbler proportions mean it will be better for serious off-roaders than the longer, more family-friendly Defender 110. Nevertheless, the Defender 90 will be offered with the buyer’s choice of five or six seats, the latter made possible by a novel-for-this-era front bench seat whose center position transforms into a spacious fold-down console when not in use. … [Read more...] about 2021 Land Rover Defender Gets Some Updates And Shorter 90 Model
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“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.
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
Prestige is excited to campaign two entries in the Blancpain Super Trofeo North America Championship. The Prestige Performance Race Team will be ﬁelding the all-new Lamborghini Huracan LP620-2 Super Trofeo cars, one in the Pro classiﬁcation with drivers Kevin Conway and Enrique Bernoldi, and a second entry in the AM classiﬁcation with driver John DiFiore. … [Read more...] about World Champion Conway joins Prestige Performance Race Team
The strange test vehicle arrives after Cadillac added a new package to the refreshed 2020 XT5 – a livery package with option code ZR3, according to Cadillac Society. ZR3-equipped XT5s feature the larger, and otherwise optional, 3.6-liter V6 engine that makes 310 hp (228 kW) and 271 lb-ft (367 Nm) torque, a black-on-black color scheme, a compact spare tire, and more. It’ll be interesting to see if the the package turns into a full-blown variant. … [Read more...] about Strange Cadillac XT5 Limousine Spied Testing For First Time