Function is a division of Black Bridge Motors and want a brand new Land Rover Defender the old generation on its feet, which is not exactly cheap, however. Such a vehicle starts at at least $ 144.950, according to Black Bridge Motors without noteworthy extras. According to the online magazine Autoblog.com said lead designer Scott Gilbertthat is under the 3/8 inch aluminum body a JK frame hidden from the house of Jeep. The reason Black Bridge Motors chose the last generation Jeep Wrangler is quite simple. This means you can access the large range of JK accessory upgrades To fall back on. The Defender-inspired vehicle can be equipped with a Roll cage for $ 7.850 and a Canvas hood for example, costs an additional $ 3.500.
old Defender as a new vehicle
As a Bremsanlage the company relies on a system from Brembo with large calipers and matching brake discs. In addition, starting from the Air conditioning to Audio system all about one Apple iPad being controlled. Further details are modern LED lights all around and of course Driving control systems like ABS & Co. The most important thing is of course that Powertrain. And here two options are even offered: on the one hand, one LS3-V8 or a LT4-V8 with direct injection. And at gear there are even three choices: one Six-speed manual for both engines, one Six-speed automatic for the LS3 or one Eight-speed automatic for the LT4, which incidentally up to from 650 HP should perform.
LS3-V8-Small-Block with 430 HP
The simpler LS3 small block, on the other hand, is to "only" from 430 HP come. By the way, Black Bridge Motors is in the cabin Premium leather seats or sports leather seats and the space available is probably excellent due to the 116 inch (approx. 3 m) wheelbase instead of the 110 inch (2,79 m) of the Defender 110. Finally, we have some information about the chassis. That consists of one Independent suspension in front and one rear suspension with wishbone. If we get more information, there will of course be an update for this report. You will be informed of this if you simply take ours Feed subscribe to. Have fun watching the pictures and stay true to us!
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Function of Black Bridge Motors builds a Defender with a Wrangler chassis!
Photo credit: Black Bridge Motors / Function
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