Ineos Grenadier: rebirth of a legend

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Ineos Grenadier: rebirth of a legend

This project is headed by Jim Ratcliffe, head of the British chemical group Ineos. When in 2016 was the discontinuation of the original Land Rover Defender, it created its own automotive division Automotive Ineos, which began work on creating its own SUV based on the legendary model.

The final development of the new SUV Ineos Grenadier has not yet been completed, but the manufacturer decided to post an image of the new items. Judging by the photos, in a General way recognizable classic original Land Rover Defender, but this car has given original details: additional headlamps, door handles, wheel arches, bonnet and the double door of the Luggage compartment.

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Ineos new Grenadier will be presented as a five-door wagon and four-door pickup. The car will be based on a strong frame will have solid axles front and rear and all-wheel drive. The supply of engines for the SUV will be the BMW. We are talking about 6-cylinder engines, both gasoline and diesel.

The interior of the new Ineos Grenadier is not shown. But the manufacturer promises that it will be without unnecessary luxury. According to preliminary information, the novelty may debut next year. Earlier, the initiator of the project, Jim Ratcliffe, has said that it plans to release from 25 thousand to 30 thousand such cars annually.