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Are you thinking of purchasing a typical Hollywood style car for yourself? Well then nothing will suit you better than getting a Land Rover Defender. When the famous Hollywood actress Liz Hurley rode her Land Rover in the movie Queen since then men had fallen not only for Hurley but also for this irresistibly hot looking car. This model of Land Rover got its influence from the early heritage of the army jeeps that were used in the war times.
The mounted frontal hoop and the station wagon lookalike model of the car have already created much hype among the car lovers all over the globe. The land rover company first presented its defender model in 1985, and then the latest model of the car has been built after rectifying and altering the previous styles and formats. The present day model possesses 4 liter V8 along with 190 horsepower and a 250 pound torque.
The Land Rover LR2 is available in a one trim level. Under the hood is a 6cylinder 3.2 liter engine that is able to produce 230hp of 234 lb of torque. It is also available in a manual and automatic six speed transmission. Due to reputation as an off road machines, it has advanced technologies that make you confident while driving on off road surfaces.
Among the features include suspension electronics, AWD systems, stability control and hill control feature. It allows for optimized driving by maximizing the traction whereby the driver selects various driving conditions. Among the standard features of the Land Rover LR2 is sunroof, keyless ignition and entry, headlamp washers, rain sensors wipers, climate control, leather seats, park distance control, 18 inch alloy wheels. Optional features include Bluetooth and 24 speakers surround stereo, memory seating. It has a tight grip and offers a comfortable ride.