The five-seater Double Cab Pick up has the capacity to carry personnel and equipment across treacherous terrain securely. And extensive, separate cargo beds on the 110 wheelbase version means that loads can be kept away from passengers.
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Defender’s 2.2 litre diesel engine produces an impressive 360Nm of torque.
With 90 percent of peak power constantly on tap from as low as 2,200rpm
to over 4,350rpm, it provides maximum muscle for tough working environments.
With Land Rover’s Diesel Particulate Filter, not only is the Defender’s engine fully compliant with the latest N1 EU5 emissions legislation, it now delivers a historic top speed of 145kph. In keeping with the vehicle’s iconic status as a truly global product, a unique engine tune has been developed which allows it to tolerate the variable quality, high-sulphur fuels to be found across some emerging markets*. To cope with the sort of difficult progress that many operations demand, when the engine is working hard at low speed, around 1,000rpm, Land Rover’s innovative Anti-Stall device intelligently adjusts the fuel required to help keep everything running smoothly.
*Please see your Land Rover Dealer for further details.
|Performance (Manufacturer's Estimates)||110|
|Maximum speed mph (kph/h)||90 (145)|
|Acceleration 0-60mph (0-100km/h) seconds||14.7 (15.8)|
|Urban L/100km (mpg)||13.6 (20.8)|
|Extra urban L/100km (mpg)||9.7 (29.1)|
|Combined L/100km (mpg)||11.1 (25.5)|
|Combined CO₂ emissions (g/km)||295|
|Drive by noise/dB||75|
The driving experience is further enhanced by Defender’s six-speed manual transmission. Specially developed for heavy-duty applications, it is light, strong and also provides smooth on-road performance and slick gear changes.
Unlike many of its competitors, Defender has permanent four-wheel drive with the centre differential distributing torque evenly between front and rear axles to give optimum performance on-road and off-road. What’s more, the centre differential can be locked to help minimise wheel spin and maximise traction on slippery surfaces.
The enormous torque developed by Defender is fully utilised through its robust dual-range transfer box and six-speed gearbox. The available twelve forward and two reverse gears provide the driver with a wide spread of gear ratios to handle heavy-duty applications. The low first gear reduces crawl speed and makes towing almost effortless whether on or off-road, while the high sixth gear produces improved fuel economy when cruising along roads. For extreme off-road conditions such as mud, ice, snow or loose ground, the centre differential can be locked, ensuring power is split equally between each axle to deliver superb traction.
Defender’s beam axles, both front and rear, are strong, durable units with excellent cross-angle articulation (590mm on the Defender 90 and 655mm on the 110 version). When driving off road, this ensures maximum wheel contact over uneven ground. The use of coil springs all round ensures a comfortable ride both on and off-road and the overall suspension design allows very short chassis overhang and accounts for the impressive approach and departure angles of the vehicle.
Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) and Electronic Traction Control (ETC) are
both optional features on most Defender models.
If any significant difference between wheel speeds is detected during heavy braking, on road or off road, the four-channel ABS is designed to automatically reduce the braking force applied to that wheel, helping the driver to retain control.
ETC applies a braking force to any wheel that loses traction. Power is therefore redistributed to the wheels with the most traction.
All models have power assisted steering. Worm and roller.
There are some things that’ll never need improving. Defender’s body is one of them. It’s tough, with a no-nonsense, functional simplicity and a slab-sided profile that makes it all the more adaptable and enhances configurability.
The lightweight aluminium body* not only helps to improve fuel consumption,
it also increases payload, the vehicle’s capability, and gives an optimum
trade-off between form and function.
*Doors and Bonnets are made from corrosion resistant steel.
Defender's iconic looks can be complemented with a range of wheel options.
All terrain capability is at the heart of all Land Rover products. The
tyres have been specifically engineered to provide outstanding performance
at all times, in almost all conditions.
As the all-terrain experts, Land Rover have gone ‘above and beyond’ in testing and development to ensure that the right tyre is provided for maximum traction.
Tyres have an ‘all season capability’, whilst specific tyres have a balance of attributes that may affect their performance in certain circumstances. The size of the wheel and tyre chosen also has a bearing on the vehicle’s performance. Please bear in mind the intended usage of the vehicle when choosing wheel and tyre combinations.
Right for the job and for making the right impression. A selection of stylish, durable trim combinations are available for practicality, comfort and even a touch of luxury.
Includes Driver & Passenger Map Pocket.
The seats are arranged stadium style*, their position maximising exterior
vision and easing access. Designed to be comfortable and supportive whatever
the task or terrain, each seat has a three-point safety harness, but can
be folded to optimise the Defender’s load-carrying versatility. There’s
space for smaller items too, in trays on the facia or between the front
seats. The optional cubby box provides extra storage and includes two cup
*Not available on two seater only vehicles.
Inspired by 21st century industrial design, the Defender facia is simple, robust and practical. The instrument cluster is dominated by the rev counter and speedometer dials and a third instrument enclosing water temperature and fuel level gauges.
The front screen defrosts and demists more quickly, cold weather warm-up is faster, and it generates more heat than ever. Additionally, the optional air conditioning cools the cabin in half the time taken by the previous model.
The optional Front Centre Console Storage Compartment provides extra storage and includes two cup holders
For maximum control both on and off-road, Defender is available with ABS (excluding 130 models). Detecting any significant difference between wheel speeds during heavy braking, this optional system helps maintain continued progress by automatically reducing brake force to the appropriate wheel. Electronic Traction Control is included in this option.
The facts and figures. Recognised and respected throughout the world for its no-nonsense ruggedness, practicality and capability, see for yourself just how Defender measures up.
|Track front/rear||1,486 (58.5)†|
|Cargo bed length||1,020 (40.8)|
|Tailgate aperture width||878 (34.5)|
|Largest box length||690 (27.2)|
|Largest box width||800 (31.5)|
|Largest box height||1,160 (45.7)|
|†1,511 (59.5) when HD Steel Wheel is fitted|
|Gradients at Kerb Height|
|Minimum turning diameter||12.8 (42.0)|
|Minimum turning diameter||14.36 (47.2)|
|Axle ground clearance||250 (9.8)|
|Minimum underbody ground clearance (unladen)||314 (12.36)|
|Wading Depth||500 (20)|
The information presented here represents the vehicle's capability. In countries where ECWV Type Approval is in force, a different set of weights apply in line with that legislation.
|Fuel Tank Capacity* (Litres)||75|
|Fuel economy||mpg (L/100KM)|
|Extra urban||29.1 (9.7)|
|Drive by noise||75 db|
|Maximum speed mph (kph)||90 (145)|
|Acceleration 0-60 mph in seconds||14.7|
|Acceleration 0-100kph in seconds||15.8|
|Minimum kerb weight*||2,042|
|*Minimum kerb weight||Unladen weight + full tank and 75kg driver|
|**Maximum payload||GVW-Kerb weight|
|*N1 Commercial Vehicle||The results given here do not express or imply any guarantee of the fuel consumption of any particular vehicle with which this information may be supplied. Vehicles are not individually tested, and there are inevitably differences between individual vehicles of the same model. In addition, the vehicle may incorporate particular modifications. Furthermore, the driver’s style and road traffic conditions, as well as the extent to which the vehicle has been driven and the standard of maintenance will all affect its fuel consumption.|
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