Land Rover will launch a budget SUV in 2022

Land Rover will launch a budget SUV in 2022

November 4, 2020 0 By autotimesnews

The British company Land Rover, according to specialized media reports, is going to present a new model of the SUV segment.

According to available information, Land Rover is developing a new budget SUV, which will be based on the latest generation of Defender. Today the novelty is called “Baby Defender”, as the car will have a compact size.

It is assumed that the new budget crossover from Land Rover will compete with German models such as the Audi Q3, BMW X1 and Mercedes-Benz GLA, as well as the Swedish Volvo XC40. The base version of the Baby Defender will be powered by a 1.5-liter turbocharged petrol engine. Front-wheel drive. Further, the company will also release a hybrid modification of the model with an all-wheel drive system.

It is expected that the prices for the new product will be half that of the new Land Rover Defender, but the model will also receive “poorer” equipment. The debut of the model, whose name has not yet been announced, should take place in 2022.