Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) India has just announced that the new version of the iconic Land Rover Defender will go on sale in India on 15th October 2020 at 7:30 pm. As has been the norm of late, the new model will be launched through an online digital event that will be accessible to not just the media but even Land Rover customers and fans and enthusiasts of the brand.
Bookings for the upcoming model have been underway for a while and the interested individuals can either pre-order the new Defender at an authorized dealership or by visiting the online booking platform at www.findmeasuv.in for Land Rover. More information can be found online on http://www.landrover.in The new Land Rover Defender is powered by a 2.0-litre petrol engine that belts out a maximum power of 300 PS and a peak torque of 400 Nm. Of course, a highlight of the entire package will be the highly capable 4×4 system. It has been made available in two different body styles – 90 (3-door) and 110 (5-door). Furthermore, both the body styles are available in 5 trims – Base, S, SE, HSE, and First Edition. The new model will be brought to our shares via the CBU (Completely Built Unit) route.
In India, the Land Rover range includes a slew of models that include the Range Rover Evoque (starting at ₹ 58.67 Lakh), Discovery Sport (starting at ₹ 59.91 Lakh), the Range Rover Velar (priced at ₹ 73.30 Lakh), Discovery (starting at ₹ 75.59 Lakh), Range Rover Sport (starting at ₹ 87.02 Lakh) and Range Rover (starting at ₹ 196.74 Lakh). All prices mentioned are ex-showroom prices in India.
Speaking on this development, Rohit Suri, President & Managing Director, Jaguar Land Rover India Ltd (JLRIL), said,
“It will be a proud moment for Land Rover to bring the iconic New Defender for the first time in India since we entered the country in 2009. It will also be a significant milestone for the overall auto industry in India to witness the launch of a vehicle that enjoys legendary cult status across the globe. In line with its status, an immersive and highly engaging digital launch event has been planned to mark its arrival in India.”
In India, Jaguar Land Rover showrooms are located in 24 cities across the country. In all, the company has 27 authorized outlets in India, spread across the cities of Ahmedabad, Aurangabad, Bengaluru (2), Bhubaneswar, Chandigarh, Chennai, Coimbatore, Delhi (2), Gurgaon, Hyderabad, Indore, Jaipur, Kolkata, Kochi, Karnal, Lucknow, Ludhiana, Mangalore, Mumbai (2), Noida, Pune, Raipur, Surat, and Vijayawada.