The new Land Rover Defender is a terrain-conquering beast

0 Posted by - 10th September 2019 - Technology

BMW’s revitalised MINI, Volkswagen’s attempt at a modern-day Beetle and Renault’s resurrection of the Alpine brand were all difficult automotive decisions, each launched with varying degrees of success, but very little compares to Jaguar Land Rover’s decision to breath new life into an otherwise deceased Defender badge.

Loved by The Queen, adored by adventurers and abused by farmers on a daily basis, the Defender has a lineage that can be traced back to the Series 1 – a rough and ready all-wheel-drive machine designed to act as a simple but effective light utility vehicle in the aftermath of the Second World War.

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