New Land Rover Defender tested on the “nürburgring”

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New Land Rover Defender tested on the “nürburgring”

Premiere of the new Land Rover Defender will be held in September at the Frankfurt motor show, and sales of cars will begin in 2020.

The company Land Rover introduced final tests for the Defender SUV to the next generation. Testing new products are on the famous track “nürburgring”. The corresponding video posted on the YouTube channel Automotive Mike.

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Premiere of the new Land Rover Defender will be held in September at the Frankfurt motor show, and sales of cars will begin in 2020. The basis of the Defender will fall aluminum monocoque, which is already used on the new Range Rover, Range Rover Sport and Discovery. However, he will undergo a substantial modernization — in particular, the engineers reinforce the subframes and suspension arms.

Plus, the SUV will use the special settings for all-wheel drive system and specialty system of care when driving on off road Terrain Response. As before, the Land Rover Defender will get both three-and five-door modification. The SUV will lose the V8 engines in the line units will include petrol and diesel engines with four and six cylinders. The engines will be paired with an automatic transmission.

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Earlier prototypes of the new Defender has been in Kenya, Africa, traveled to the Rocky mountains in Colorado at an altitude of over 3 thousand meters above sea level, was tested in the desert of the UAE, and tested in the Arctic circle. The temperature ranged from minus 40 to plus 50 degrees Celsius. All engineers have spent over 45 thousand individual tests, and machines in total were more than 1.2 million kilometers.