As of now, the company has released only one image of the new Defender 130, which doesn’t reveal the exact seating ratio. However, it is being told in the report that seats can be given in three rows. In this, eight seats are distributed in three rows of seats according to the 2-3-3 scheme.
This means that the Defender will get three seats in the third row of 130 seats. At present, the 7-seater Defender 110 SUV only gets two seats in the third row of seats. In this, the seats are divided on the basis of 2-3-2 scheme.
Currently, the Land Rover Defender is being sold in two variants – Defender 90 (three-door) and Defender 110 (five-door). As of now, the engine and power details of the Defender 130 have not been revealed. However, it is being said that the SUV will be available with multiple options of turbo petrol and mild-hybrid diesel engines. A plug-in ibrid variant of this SUV can also be offered.
Let us tell you that Land Rover has launched the new Range Rover Sport in India on 16 May. The new Range Rover Sport has been launched in India at an introductory price of Rs 1.64 crore ex-showroom. The price of its top variant goes up to Rs 1.84 crore (ex-showroom).
The new Range Rover Sport will be offered in four variants – SE, HSE, Autobiography and First Edition. All versions will have 13.1-inch, Piwi Pro touchscreen infotainment system with wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, 13.7-inch digital instrument cluster, new 3-spoke steering wheel and all-wheel drive as standard.
The new Range Rover Sport is powered by a 3.0-litre, six-cylinder, turbocharged diesel engine that churns out 350 Bhp of power and 700 Nm of torque. The option of a mild-hybrid petrol engine has also been given in this SUV.
The new Land Rover Defender 130 will rival three-row SUVs across the globe including the Audi Q7, BMW X7, Cadillac Escalade, Lincoln Navigator and the recently introduced Jeep Grand Wagoneer.