2018 Land Rover Defender is predicted will be the 2016 year model as the next-generation of Defender. The design will be renewed from its boxy and utilitarian design. This car is expected will have the improvement on the safety and emissions regulations. The company will produce this car for around 30.000 units every year as this car is planned will be sold in the United States for the first time since 1997. However, there is still no information about the detail changes in this car but we can expect that this car will definitely different with the previous type. In line with the detail of changes, the price and the release date are also uninformed yet by the company. But, one for sure is that it will be the 2018 model which is launched as the 2018 year model.
2018 Land Rover Defender Redesign
This car will definitely have its new design for the appearance. The lightweight unibody will replace the old ladder frame. The chassis will use aluminum which can decrease the weight. It is expected that the changes in the chassis will make the driver has better riding experience and handling of this 2018 Land Rover Defender than the previous type. This SUV car will have the features which can make this car be great in off-road activity with its modern design and cutting-edge technology too. Moreover, the safety and infotainment features will be in the updated version.
It is predicted that this 2018 Land Rover Defender will have five body styles which will offer the two-door model and four0door model with short or long wheelbase lengths. Those models will have hardtop and convertible form too.
2018 Land Rover Defender Engine
The underhood of this car will be available with five powertrains. There is the Ingenium four-cylinder lineup with the two of 2.0-liter gasoline unit which can generate power to 180 horsepower and 240 horsepower, the other engine will be the two of 2.0-liter types of diesel which can generate power to 150 horsepower and 180 horsepower. It is issued that the company will also offer the 3.0-liter with the V6 engine which can generate power to 300 horsepower for the range-topping model. While for the transmissions used will be the six-speed manual and nine-speed automatic which will be equipped with the low-range transfer case which makes this 2018 Land Rover Defender will have better performance.