A more maneuverable, six-passenger Defender is finally here. Land Rover will throw a few key updates at the 2021 Defender, even though the reborn off-roader has only been on sale for less than a year. However, die-hard off-roaders will appreciate that finally, the US will have access to the short-wheelbase Defender 90, bringing with it improved maneuverability and a better breakover angle. … [Read more...] about 2021 Land Rover Defender Gets Some Updates And Shorter 90 Model
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Also, judging by the way the press release is written, these vehicles are all aimed at the Californian market - even their color schemes have apparently been designed to match the natural colors present in the state. The color schemes are called Malibu, Yosemite and Tahoe and they get matching interiors too. … [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
About Conway and Bernoldi Kevin Conway, the reigning 2014 FIA Blancpain Super Trofeo Series World Champion and two-time and defending Blancpain Super Trofeo Series North America Champion enters his third season in the series after winning the 2010 Rookie of the Year honors in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. Enrique Bernoldi established himself in Formula 1 before transitioning to sports car racing in the FIA GT Championship, Super GT, World Endurance Championship and now the Blancpain Super Trofeo Series. … [Read more...] about World Champion Conway joins Prestige Performance Race Team
Cadillac will have to compete with a laundry list of limo converters. This year alone we’ve seen the Toyota RAV limo, the Mercedes-AMG G63 limo, and the Land Rover Range Rover limo. Oh, and how could we forget about the airplane-turned-limo Learjet. We won’t see the Cadillac XT5 limo anytime soon as we don’t expect it to arrive until 2023, and even then, it’s not something normal consumers would purchase. … [Read more...] about Strange Cadillac XT5 Limousine Spied Testing For First Time