The British company Twisted equipped SUV 2018-2019 Land Rover Defender powerful V8 engine from the Chevrolet. The power unit is able to develop 520 horsepower and 650 Nm of torque, versus 450 hp. runoff models in “Defender” with the V-shaped eight. The new engine propels the legendary SUV to a speed of hundred kilometers per hour for about 6 seconds.
In addition to the new engine installed in a vehicle Twisted electronic torque distribution system (instead of “ponizhaykoy”), automatic transmission, Ohlins shock absorbers and a new exhaust system, besides suv lost mechanical differentials and received a modified interior.
The debut of the racing version of Defender takes place on the European rally race Gumball, in the course of which is determined by the potential of enhanced modification.
Today Twisted received five orders for Defender version with a V8 engine for the price of 165.000 – 225.000 euros.