Electric car made from old Land Rover Defender

Electric car made from old Land Rover Defender

July 24, 2020 0 By autotimesnews

The classic frame Land Rover Defender was turned into an electric car, the project was developed by the British company Twisted.

The electric SUV has acquired the name Twisted NAS-E. As the company informs, the car was developed according to the certification requirements of the USA and Canada. The project is based on the short-wheelbase Defender 90.

When converting the model, the internal combustion engine and gearbox were dismantled, and it was also equipped with a 214-horsepower Remy Borg-Warner electric motor. The motor is powered by a 60 kW / h battery, which allows you to drive up to 320 km on a single charge. At the same time, the NAS-E Plus version is available, which has a 320-horsepower engine.

Twisted specialists carried out a complete troubleshooting and restoration during the car alteration. The body is repainted in original enamel colors. In addition, the car was equipped with adjustable shock absorbers with a solenoid valve, more efficient brake calipers and pads, a new transfer case with a lower and higher row. As for the interior changes, there are new leather seats, an infotainment complex, air conditioning and much more.

A total of 30 units will be collected. electric Defender, the cost of NAS-E is 185 thousand dollars, NAS-E Plus – 210 thousand dollars