Limited Land Rover Defender Works V8 launched with 400bhp

New Land Rover Defender Works V8 marks company’s 70 anniversary and will be limited to just 150 cars. The iconic Land Rover Defender went out of production two years ago, but it’s not quite dead yet. To mark the company’s 70th anniversary this year, it’s launching the fastest and most powerful version it’s ever produced. The Defender Works V8 is a special model from the Land Rover Classic division, limited to just 150 examples. Starting at £150,000 – or £45,000 more than a Range Rover V8 Autobiography – it’s the…

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All-new 2018 Land Rover Defender spied winter testing

Bizarre new spy shots show shortened Range Rover-based test mule for new three-door ’90’ Land Rover Defender. Land Rover is putting the finishing touches to its all-new Defender, which will be revealed later this year. Spotted during winter testing the shortened Range Rover Sport mule appears to be a test bed for the three-door ’90’ Defender. Viewed in profile, these latest winter spy shots show that a huge chunk of the SUV’s wheelbase has been lopped out, which will give the Defender its stubby SUV look. Despite being designed to…

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All-new 2018 Land Rover Defender: first spy shots snapped

Bizarre new spy shots show shortened Range Rover-based test mule for new three-door ’90’ Land Rover Defender. The rumour mill continues to stir for the next Land Rover Defender, due in 2018, but this is the first time we’ve spotted a test mule related to it.This strange-looking shortened Range Rover appears to be a test bed for the three-door ’90’ Defender. We’ve seen plenty of unusual test mules over the years, and this looks to be one of the most odd. Viewed from the front and rear it looks entirely…

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All-new 2018 Land Rover Defender: everything we know so far

The new Land Rover Defender will arrive in 2018 and one of the JLR bosses who’s driven it has high hopes. Despite the Land Rover Defender ceasing production in 2016, the world renowned off-roader isn’t finished just yet. Jaguar Land Rover is planning a completely new model to carry on the nameplate and replace the outgoing 4×4, but the best estimates for when we’ll see the new model suggest it won’t be until 2018. Even though an all-new Defender has been discussed openly by Land Rover bosses, the company has…

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All-new 2018 Land Rover Defender: everything we know so far

The new Land Rover Defender will arrive in 2018 and one of the JLR bosses who’s driven it has high hopes. Though the Land Rover Defender went out of production last year, the iconic off-roader isn’t quite dead yet – Land Rover is planning an all-new version of its iconic, boxy 4×4, which will continue to use the legendary Defender name and we could see it for the first time at some point in 2018. The new Defender project has been discussed openly by Land Rover bosses, but confirmation aside,…

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