2021 Land Rover Defender: New Model for The USA and Canada
2021 Land Rover Defender: the new generation of the iconic British off-road vehicle will be tested in extreme conditions on American soil starting next January 2019
The next generation of the Land Rover Defender is ready to land overseas: the new model of the iconic British off-road will be revealed in 2019 and will be available for sale in both the United States and Canada in 2020. To make it known was the same Land Rover USA that on its profile Instagram has posted a series of unprecedented images related to the new model of Defender that in this case depict a few pre-series forklifts characterized by the classic camouflages that we have already learned through the first spy photos but for the occasion they were embellished with the hashtag # Defender2020 underlined by the words “Coming to America”.
The new Defender will be marketed in the United States and Canada in 2020
Kim McCullough , Jaguar’s marketing vice president Land Rover North America, announced the arrival of the new Defender on the American market: “On behalf of Land Rover and our dealers, we are proud to announce that the rumors of American and Canadian customers are listening: the new Defender will go on sale in these countries starting in 2020. This announcement is a Christmas present for all the fans of our Defender in North America and it is also a hint of what will happen in the new year. ” beyond the first teaser of the future Defender released last week by the same Land Rover USA, the new images released by the American branch of the British brand show the newborn in multiple environmental contexts with stars and stripes just with the intent to announce the arrival of the Defender on the American market.
The new Land Rover Defender 2021, before actually debuting on the American market, will be involved in a series of exhausting road and off-road tests on American soil, a land characterized by a multitude of surfaces suitable to test the dynamic peculiarities of the new Defender. In this context, the new generation of Defender’s forklifts will be subjected to “rigorous extreme tests”: for example, the new Defender will have to tackle road and off-road routes with extremely low or very high temperatures, particularly high heights and in all conditions weather in order to certify the birth of the best performing off-road vehicle ever made by Land Rover. The newborn, again according to Land Rover USA, “will preserve the historical foundations of strength, versatility, and capacity but will leverage revolutionary design and the latest technologies.”
New MLA platform for the 2021 Land Rover Defender
Although Land Rover has not yet released any special technical information on the new one, according to what are the last indications in our possession the 2021 Land Rover Defender should have been built starting from the unprecedented platform that in Land Rover have called Modular Longitudinal Architecture (MLA ): the new platform, thanks to the wide use of aluminum, should guarantee the new generation of the Defender an extremely low weight and a particularly strong stiffness, peculiarities that are fundamental for aspiring to outstanding off-road performances.