British tuners Kahn and Chelsea Truck Company, known for its modifications of Land Rover vehicles, has unveiled the first package for the new generation Defender.
A project called Land Rover 110 Defender Chelsea Truck Launch Edition involves only minor external changes: black decor exterior, tinted Windows and 22-inch forged rims. In the cabin – quilted and perforated leather, Meridian audio system and heated seats and elektroregulirovkami. The kit also included a sliding panoramic roof. The cost of Land Rover Defender from the Chelsea Truck Company is 78 thousand Euro, while prices for Defender 110 Assembly plant in the U.S. will start from 44 thousand euros, excluding the cost of delivery (about 900 Euro).
In the US market SUV Land Rover Defender 110 is available with two engines: a 2.0-liter four-cylinder turbocharged (300 HP) or a 3.0-liter inline “six” (400 HP), operating on a “soft” hybrid. In Europe, the new Defender is also available with diesel engines.
According to rumors, Land Rover is working on a version with a V8 engine. Presumably, the Defender will be equipped with 5.0-liter “Turbomachinery” used by other models of the brand.