2022 Land Rover Defender V8 Engine Specs

September 15th, 2021 by
2022 Land Rover Defender 90 V8 Carpathian Edition driving near mountains


The Land Rover Defender, known for its off-road capabilities and luxury features, is back! The 2022 Land Rover Defender V8 builds upon its prominence with a V8 engine under its hood. West Chester drivers can equip their Defender 90 or Defender 110 with a Supercharged 5.0-liter V8 engine for optimal performance. At Land Rover West Chester, we are your leading dealership for Land Rover SUVs that will keep your adventures on track. Contact us today!

2022 Land Rover Defender V8 Models & Top Speed

Are you wondering what else is new with the V8 Defender SUV? How about a glance at the new Land Rover Defender V8 models? Here they are:

2022 Defender V8 (Available in 90 and 110 Models)

The combination of the Supercharged 5.0-liter engine that generates 518 horsepower and 416 lb-ft of torque is an SUV driver’s dream. If you love speed, the Defender 90 V8 can go from 0 to 60 MPH in an impeccable 4.9 seconds with a top speed of 149 MPH. Power and speed make for the perfect blend for Exton drivers.

2022 Defender V8 Carpathian Edition (Available in 90 and 110 Models)

  • Starting at $104,000 MSRP (Defender 90 V8)
  • Starting at $107,200 MSRP (Defender 110 V8 Carpathian Edition)

If you want a more unique 2022 Land Rover Defender V8, you may want to consider the Carpathian Edition. The Carpathian Edition still features V8 performance in addition to exclusive exterior and interior design accents. The unique combination includes Carpathian Grey paint, Satin Protective film, and a Black contrast tail door with a contrast hood. You can also choose from Windsor Leather, Dinamica® Suedecloth, and Robustec Seats. The Carpathian Edition provides you with top-tier enhancements that make you feel at home.

2022 Land Rover Defender V8 Performance

Along with the 2022 Land Rover Defender V8 engine specs for each trim level (mentioned above) comes with the following V8 Defender performance features:

  • Unique suspension design featuring bespoke spring and damper rates
  • Exclusive Dynamic setting in Terrain Response 2
  • New Electronic Active Rear Differential with yaw controller
  • Updated roll bars
  • Specialized transmission tuning
  • Maximum towing capacity of up to 7,716 lbs

2022 Land Rover Defender V8 Exterior & Interior Design

Here is what you can expect on the exterior and interior of the 2022 Land Rover Defender V8:

  • Quad exhaust outlets
  • Exclusive Cross Car Beam in Satin Black
  • Enlarged 14.9-inch Xenon Blue brake calipers
  • Unique 22-inch style 5098 wheels in Satin Dark Gray
  • Suedecloth Steering Wheel Rim
  • Defender V8 models will be available exclusively in Santorini Black, Yulong White, and Carpathian Gray.
  • Upgraded Ebony Windsor Leather with Miko Suedecloth and Robustec accents, including unique V8 seat tab in Ebony

Pre-Order the Defender V8 at Land Rover West Chester

We are just as excited as you are to see the 2022 Land Rover Defender V8 take on West Chester streets. You can pre-order your Defender V8 with us. Our finance team can help you buy or lease your Defender. Visit our Land Rover dealership in West Chester to meet the team and chat about the new 2022 Land Rover Defender V8!


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