DO NOT MISS: Sure, the brand new Land Rover Defender will be electrified. no, the world doesn’t finish
Though hardly a affirmation, Land Rover didn’t hesitate to contemplate its tasks of electrification and every little thing signifies that the Defender is taken into consideration in these tasks.
Final yr, the corporate introduced its intention to affect every new mannequin from 2020, however this can really begin with a plug-in model of the 2019 Vary Rover Sport, which is because of arrive quickly . We’ve already seen the brand new Defender, which ought to arrive in 2020.
Deductive logic tells us that the Defender will arrive with a plug-in model. If all Land Rovers may have electrified choices by 2020 and the brand new Defender will arrive in 2020, does that imply that the Land Rover Defender may have an electrified choice?
"That's all we’re prepared to do," stated Chris Marchand, govt vice chairman of Jaguar Land Rover North America final yr, on the Motor Authority.
That doesn’t say a lot, however we anticipate to know extra quickly – on social networks or in any other case.