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Limited-run Land Rover Defender Trophy Edition unveiled

Land Rover has built a new unique version model of the Defender, which pays tribute to the company’s iconic Camel Trophy expedition cars.

It is called the Defender Trophy Version, and it attributes a host of styling tweaks encouraged by the common off-highway problem automobiles that competed in between 1980 and 2000.

The automobiles are completed with a yellow foundation coat, as for every initial Camel Trophy automobiles. Nevertheless, the initial competition automobiles showcased a Camel emblem on all of the racer’s doorways.

Land Rover could not use the cigarette company’s branding for legal factors, so to get all-around the situation, the British model has developed a cunning new emblem for this unique-version Defender, which (if you squint) seems to be a little bit like the Camel emblem located on the later racers.

Other off-highway incorporate-ons consist of an expedition roof rack, a front bash plate, mud flaps, rubber floor mats, an integrated air compressor and a deployable ladder that will allow entry to the car’s roof. Prospective buyers can also specify a winch as an optional added.

The Defender Trophy Version is centered on Land Rover’s X-Dynamic SE specification and is run by the brand’s P400 turbocharged 3.-litre straight-6 delicate-hybrid petrol motor, which produces 395bhp and 550Nm of torque.

Ability goes to all 4 wheels by using an 8-pace automated gearbox Land Rover claims a -62mph time of 6.1 seconds and a prime pace of 129mph. 

Unfortunately, the Land Rover Defender Trophy Version will only be marketed in North The united states in a restricted creation operate of 220 examples. Costs commence from $ninety,000 (all-around £64,000).

As element of the purchase, Land Rover will operate an unique off-highway adventure for ninety Defender Trophy consumers, with slots available on a initially-arrive initially-served foundation.

The occasion will be held at Biltmore Estate in Asheville, North Carolina, and will give consumers the prospect to find the limits of their new automobiles, with guidance from qualified off-highway motorists.

The winner of the US occasion (as determined by a judging panel) will then be invited in excess of to the Uk to contend in the Land Rover Trophy Opposition at Eastnor Castle in early 2022.

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