Land Rover simply dumped all the knowledge on updates for the 2024 Defender, and the checklist is a prolonged one with engine updates, seat structure adjustments and new particular version fashions.
Beginning with the engine information, the Defender 130 beneficial properties a V8 choice this yr. It’s the P500 trim, and it comes as a fully-loaded mannequin. The precise V8 engine used within the 130 is a decrease output model of that accessible within the top-spec 110 (extra on that later) that makes 493 horsepower and 450 pound-feet of torque. The total-fat V8 within the 110 makes 518 horsepower and 461 pound-feet of torque. Land Rover says the 130 V8 will hit 60 mph in simply 5.4 seconds. Solely two exterior paint choices can be found for the 130 V8, together with Carpathian Grey or Santorini Black. To additional set it aside, Land Rover matches it with a black distinction roof, V8 exterior badging, darkened taillights and 22-inch satin gray wheels. Inside, Ebony Windsor (black) leather-based is the one choice. Because it comes fairly well-loaded, it’s priced excessive at $118,075, together with the $1,475 vacation spot cost.
In different Defender 130 information, a brand new five-seat configuration mannequin is out known as the 130 Outbound. This mannequin deletes the third row that the 130 was designed round, but it surely replaces that house with additional cargo room. Mainly, it’s for the Defender purchaser who doesn’t desire a third row however wants extra baggage house than the 110 gives. It additionally will get a novel look and gear setup. The bumpers get a matte end, and you may select between both 20-inch or 22-inch wheels, each wrapped in all-terrain tires. Fuji White, Santorini Black, Carpathian Gray and Eiger Gray are the one 4 colours you may get with the Outbound. The inside will get rubber flooring mat safety all through, and Land Rover contains additional lashing factors and a brand new cargo internet for all of the cargo you’re presumably carrying. Lastly, the Outbound is just accessible with the P400 inline-six engine.
As for the Defender 110, it beneficial properties the choice of the identical low-output V8 that’s added to the 130. Meaning you’ll be capable of select between both a 493-horsepower or a 518-horsepower model of the V8 for the 110. The high-output model comes as a fully-loaded mannequin and goes for $112,975, whereas the low-output model is just accessible as a lower-spec SE trim with much less gear. It’s listed at simply $94,475, so if you wish to get into the most cost effective Defender V8 potential, that’s your entry level.
Past the engine information, the 110 beneficial properties a $600 County Exterior Pack (above) that was impressed by the unique Defender County’s look. It provides both blue or white graphics to the outside, blue roof, blue tailgate and 20-inch gloss white wheels.
The Defender 90 doesn’t change a lot for 2024, however Land Rover notes that it’s improved entry to the second row through a brand new “parachute seize deal with” for a fast fold and slide of the passenger seat. The second row additionally introduces a brand new 40:20:40 split-folding configuration with a middle armrest.
The entire 2024 lineup of Defenders is on the market to order at this time, together with all the brand new fashions mentioned above.