Land_Rover_Defender_front2Following the successful launch of the Land Rover Defender 110 timing has been announced for the Land Rover Defender 90 First Edition P400.

The first Defender 110 models are due to be delivered to customers from August this year with three-door, short-wheelbase Defender 90 First Edition models due to arrive from October.

Mark Cameron, the chief of Jaguar Land Rover Australia says, “The compact, short wheelbase Defender 90 is the perfect vehicle for Australian conditions and joins the 110 as the most capable and durable family of SUVs in the world. We are delighted with the interest shown in the 110, and have a high level of confidence that the new Defender 90 will prove just as popular.”

Since its world premiere at the Frankfurt Motor Show in September 2019, more than 1.21 million people have configured a vehicle on the Land Rover website, and over half of those chose one of the four Accessory Packs. The Explorer, Adventure, Country and Urban packs give New Defender a range of distinct personalities.


Extraordinary levels of website traffic have also been recorded in Australia, with more than 50 per cent of all traffic being for the new Defender. Customer expressions of interest are the highest recorded for any new model Land Rover launched locally.

First Edition: Defender 90 First Edition P400 is due to be launched in Australia in October, 2020 with a limited run of 100 x First Edition P400 models, all finished in Pangea Green with Fuji White contrast roof

Availability: Full Defender 90 range due to be launched in December, 2020. Pricing to be announced closer to the launch date.

About Ewan Kennedy

Ewan Kennedy, a long-time car enthusiast, was Technical Research Librarian with the NRMA from 1970 until 1985. He worked part-time as a freelance motoring journalist from 1977 until 1985, when he took a full-time position as Technical Editor with Modern Motor magazine. Late in 1987 he left to set up a full-time business as a freelance motoring journalist. Ewan is an associate member of the Society of Automotive Engineers - International. An economy driving expert, he set the Guinness World Record for the greatest distance travelled in a standard road vehicle on a single fuel fill. He lists his hobbies as stage acting, travelling, boating and reading.
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