The iconic car manufacturing unit Land Rover has completed sixty five years of manufacturing excellence cars, which have both unique engineering expertise and innovative technology. Land Rover is a name which needs no introduction to the car enthusiasts all over the world and to highlight this important landmark they have decided to unveil a new model which would have all features of its earlier models with improved performance, sophisticated interiors and innovative engine. This exclusive particular model would be introduced in the market as a special edition only and in very small numbers. The name of the model is ‘The Defender LXV’. Incidentally lxv are the number sixty five written in ‘Roman numerals’.
The public expects any vehicle which is introduced under the banner of Land Rover to be powerful and a rugged and mean machine. This new model has not disappointed Land Rover fans. It has a powerful diesel engine capable of surging ahead and a ‘manual transmission.’ The diesel engine is a six point six liters and the car has six Speed transmission manually operated, capable of surging ahead to ‘120’ BHP. The Wheels are made of ‘Sawtooth alloy’. The vehicle comes in two colors, white and black, with a gray color roof, traditional ‘grille’ in front and at the back it has a ‘decal’ for the Union Jack flag. The interior is remodelled and improved and has seats in leather with the Roman numerals giving the name of the vehicle embossed on the top of the leather seats and special color ‘orange’ thread used for ‘stitching ‘ the seats. The car is for sale in the market and is expected to be grabbed by the fans.
Land Rover also plans to gather all the cars they have made during these sixty five years and arrange an exhibition on its traditional address, ‘Packington House’ where the 1st Land Rover was made. Nearly one hundred and thirty models are likely to be put on for display in this exhibition.