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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It’s the classic go-anywhere Defender, but with an electric powertrain and a luxury twist courtesy of Twisted Automotive. Twisted Automotive is a Land Rover Defender specialist based in the U.K. and it’s known for sprucing up the old Landie with luxury interiors, improved powertrains and tech. Most of the vehicles they go over retain the factory diesel engine, although some are V8-swapped, but now the company has just announced a limited series of 30 all-electric Defenders that will only be available in the States. … [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
The Jimny light commercial vehicle comes with “a large luggage compartment with a flat floor and safety cargo partition” which are said to be perfect for small businesses. However, the truth is the new version is the model's only chance for surviving as it will be classified as a commercial vehicle. This segment has significantly lower emission restrictions in Europe compared to regular cars. … [Read more...] about Suzuki Jimny Back In Europe As Two-Seater Commercial Vehicle
The company’s automobile history dates back to 1947, when Joseph Dockery Sr. opened a Hudson dealership in Montclair, NJ. In 1968, his sons Robert and Joseph were awarded a Mercedes-Benz franchise, which they opened on January 28, 1969 in Paramus, NJ. Last year they celebrated their 45th Anniversary as a Mercedes-Benz Dealer. Today, Wards Auto ranks Prestige 31st in the 2014 Mega Dealer Top 100. … [Read more...] about World Champion Conway joins Prestige Performance Race Team