Land Rover has assembled a special Defender in the men’s clothing storeOctober 30, 2018
Land Rover showed created in a single copy Defender in one of the most famous department stores in London
Land Rover has developed a special version of the Defender SUV called Selfridges Edition Defender Works V8. Novika was created in a single copy, and it can already be seen in Selfridges, one of London’s most famous department stores. To do this, the engineers dismantled the car so that he could get into the room through the window of the first floor. After that, the car was collected again inside the store. The whole process took four days for Land Rover. All in all, the development of Defender Works V8 took more than 930 hours.
“Everything in this car – from special skin to roof in Selfridges color – was created at our Classic Works center in Coventry. This car was assembled in record time and will be presented in Selfridges for a long time so that all visitors can see it, ” – said Tim Hannig, director of Jaguar Land Rover Classic.
SUV called Selfridges Edition is based on the Defender 110 Pick Up 2016. The hood of a special Defender is colored traditional for Selfridges yellow. New received folding windshield and doors at half the height of the car. Inside the car is a seat with leather upholstery, and a multimedia system Jaguar Land Rover Classic Infotainment System.
The car was equipped with a 5.0-liter V8 petrol engine. Power of the unit makes 405 hp and 515 Nm of torque. The motor works in conjunction with an eight-speed automatic transmission ZF. Also, the SUV is equipped with an upgraded brake system and a revised suspension.