Overshadowing its predecessor in every way possible, upcoming 2017 Land Rover Defender will boast of features that will make its competitors shudder in fear. Starting with an aggressive build design and top-notch interiors, 2016 Land Rover Defender will boast of improved powertrain configuration to make it bolster through the most extreme type of roads. We are still unclear about minute details, but our reports are trustworthy. So, you can bank on us to provide you all the latest and happening information in the automobile world.
2017 Land Rover Defender: Redesign Exterior and Interior
Expect 2017 Land Rover Defender to come fully equipped with some of the most coveted technological features of modern times. To furnishing the car’s interiors, soft touch materials are being used while leather covering is acting as a cover for its seats. Due to a modification in seating arrangements, you can expect more space for legs as well as additional capability of carrying cargo.
The automakers have especially focused on providing best in class technology features and infotainment system In the Smartphone generation; there is a provision of connecting your phone to your car through USB and Bluetooth systems. Apart from an upgraded dashboard featuring an LCD screen, there are controls for Rear-parking sensors, Auto climate change, Satellite navigation to name a few. Passengers get additional safety with the inclusion of safety airbags that open up for action in the case of a collision.
Taking advantage of a whole new platform, the 2017 Land Rover Defender has been constructed mostly by using a combination of aluminum and high-strength steel, which will positively affect in reducing the weight of this vehicle. The tough exteriors are complemented by brilliant LED lights that act as a mode of illumination. Its front will feature a boxy grille shape that will help maintain the car its traditional look. Aerodynamics is unlikely to change as the overall body shape in barely undergoing any change.
2017 Land Rover Defender: Engine Specs
If rumors are to be believed, the upcoming 2017 Land Rover Defender is set to feature a modified version of the engine, which was present in its predecessor. With modifications in engine, it is only natural that there will be changes in performance and fuel consumption. We believe that the upcoming car will come with either a 4-cylinder V6 unit coupled with an 8 speed automatic transmission. The auto-transmission system will be a boon for most casual riders while we fear that it would come under flak from hardened drivers, since they prefer the entirety of features being under their control.
All speculations aside, it is certain that the car will certainly be more powerful and thus adept to cruising through difficult terrain. We look forward to more information about powertrain configuration as we get closer to the release date.
2017 Land Rover Defender: Release Date and Price
Depending on your choice of trim level, you can expect the 2017 Land Rover Defender to cost you something between $ 61 000 and $ 100 000. Expected release date of Land Rover is around the middle of 2016 for the United States.