Recently Land Rover added the diesel variant to both of its Defender models – 90 (3 doors) variant which priced at Rs. 94.36 lakh and goes up till Rs. 1.08 crore, and the 110 (5 doors) variant which is priced at Rs. 97.03 lakh and goes up till Rs. 1.08 crore.
The new diesel variant is powered by a 3.0-litre 4-cylinder turbocharged diesel engine which is capable of generating a max power output of 300 PS (4000 rpm) and a max torque output of 650 Nm (2500 rpm), which is mated with an 8-speed automatic transmission gearbox. This powerful engine can make the lighter Defender 3 door model sprint from 0-100 in just 6.7 seconds and 7 seconds for the heavier 5 door model model with a maximum speed of 190kmph.
Land Rover Defender Dimension and Feature
Talking about the Dimension of the car, it measures 4583 mm in length, 2105 mm in width and 1974 mm in length with the boot space capacity of 397 litres and a seating capacity of 6 with the Defender 90 having 3 doors and Defender 110 having 5 doors.
|Wheel base||2587 mm|
|Boot space||397 litres|
|Gross weight||2950 kg|
|Number of doors||3/5|
In the feature aspect the car gets a large 10.1-inch touchscreen Pivi pro infotainment system with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay connectivity, a 12.3-inch digital instrument cluster, a heads-up display, rain sensing wipers, push button start/stop feature and many more.
Defender price comparison
The pricing of the new Diesel variants are far more costly than its Petrol counterpart, but, the diesel variant will provide a better mileage and a better power and torque output.
|Petrol variants||Defender 90||Defender 110|
|Defender Base||Rs 73.98 lakh||Rs 79.94 lakh|
|Defender S||Rs 77.37 lakh||Rs 83.36 lakh|
|Defender SE||Rs 79.94 lakh||Rs 86.64 lakh|
|Defender HSE||Rs 83.91 lakh||Rs 90.46 lakh|
|Defender First Edition||Rs 84.63 lakh||Rs 89.63 lakh|
|Diesel variants||Defender 90||Defender 110|
|Defender SE||Rs. 94.36 lakh||Rs. 97.03 lakh|
|Defender HSE||Rs. 98.37 lakh||Rs. 101.04 lakh|
|Defender X-Dynamic HSE||Rs. 101.57 lakh||Rs. 104.24 lakh|
|Defender X||Rs. 108.16 lakh||Rs. 108.19 lakh|