Land Rover Defender debuts at ₹73.98 lakh in India

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The Fact News Service

October 15

The all-new Land Rover Defender has gone on sale in India from Thursday and its bookings have already commenced.

As per a report in HT, the SUV has been made available in both Defender ’90’ as well as Defender ‘110’ body styles. Prices for the 90 range start from ₹73.98 lakh while the 110 range has been priced from ₹79.94 lakh (Ex-showroom prices). Deliveries of the 110 version will begin immediately while deliveries of the 90 version will commence only from Q1 of FY 2021-22.

Apart from the three-door version (Defender 90) and five-door version (Defender 110), there will also be a long wheelbase version of the SUV to choose from. Customers will be able to opt from a total of five variants in all.

The new-gen Defender is based on a completely new D7X platform which, as per Land Rover, is the stiffest platform ever made by the company till date. The British carmaker also says that it has gone ‘further and beyond’ to develop the new Defender which has been tested for over 1.2 million kilometers with over 45,000 individual tests. “It is the toughest Land Rover ever made,” claims the company.

(story sourced through inputs from agencies)