Defender: more revealed on LR's new drivetrains

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Gurgeh
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Defender: more revealed on LR's new drivetrains

Post by Gurgeh » Thu Sep 13, 2018 3:55 pm

https://carbuzz.com/news/reborn-land-ro ... luxury-suv

Note in particular:
"The more consumer-oriented models will be available with mild-hybrid and plug-in hybrid drivetrains, using the four-cylinder version of the company’s Ingenium engine. Performance versions of the Defender will be powered by Land Rover’s new straight-six Ingenium engine replacing V8s. The six-cylinder engine will also be offered in mild hybrid and plug-in hybrid versions."

That new performance in-line 6 with mild hybrid (more for running electronics than for a performance boost) would work great in the Velar. Maybe with the refresh.

EDIT: oh, and notice a Defender pick-up truck is coming.
The generation of random numbers is too important to be left to chance.


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