Land Rover
Defender
2021
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2021 Land Rover Defender Specs & Safety

The table below shows all 2021 Land Rover Defender specs by style, including MPG (fuel economy), transmission details, and interior and exterior dimensions. Additionally, find 2021 Land Rover Defender warranty and reliability information, such as limits on bumper-to-bumper coverage and major components.
MSRP *
$46,100
Invoice *
$43,334
Engine
2.0L I-4 296 HP 295.0 ft.lbs. @ 1,500 rpm
Transmission
8-spd sequential shift control auto w/OD / sequential shift control
Fuel Economy City
18.0 mpg
Fuel Economy Hwy
21.0 mpg
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
48/50,000
Engine
2.0L I-4 296 HP 295.0 ft.lbs. @ 1,500 rpm
Transmission
8-spd sequential shift control auto w/OD / sequential shift control
Battery
with run down protection
Axle Ratio
4.10
Recommended Fuel Type
premium unleaded
Fuel Tank
23.4 gal.
Exhaust
stainless steel
Drive Type
full-time Terrain Response four-wheel
4WD Shift
electronic
Locking Hub Control
permanent
Limited Slip Differential
Torque Vectoring by Braking (TVbB) brake actuated
Traction Control
ABS & driveline / Electronic Traction Control (ETC) ABS & driveline
Electronic Stability
Dynamic Stability Control (DSC) with Roll Stability Control (RSC)
Ride Control
Terrain Response 2 automatic w/driver control / automatic w/driver control
Front Suspension
short and long arm
Front Anti-Roll Bar
front anti-roll bar
Front Springs
coil
Front Shocks
gas-pressurized
Rear Suspension
independent multi-link
Rear Anti-Roll Bar
rear anti-roll bar
Rear Springs
coil
Rear Shocks
gas-pressurized
Steering
rack & pinion
Brakes
4-wheel disc
Vented Disc Brakes
front and rear
Front Tires
P255/60VR18.0BSW AS / P255/65VR19.0BSW AS / P255/60VR20.0BSW AS / P255/60HR18.0BSW AT
Spare Tire and Wheel
full-size steel
Seating Capacity
5 / 6
Front Seat Type
bucket / 40-20-40 bucket
Heated Front Seats
driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback
Front Headrests
adjustable
Front Armrests
center
Front Driver Seat Direction Controls
6-way (2-way power)
Easy Entry
rear seat easy entry
Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls
6-way (2-way power)
Rear Seats
40-20-40 split-bench
Rear Headrests
adjustable
Seat Trim
cloth
Headliner
full cloth
Floor Trim
vinyl/rubber
Floor Mats
rubber front & rear
Dashboard Insert
metal-look / colored
Dashboard Trim
leather/metal-look
Roof Features
roof rack
Vanity Mirrors
dual illuminated
Rearview Mirror
auto-dimming day-night
Glove Box
locking
Dome Light
fade
Reading Lights
front & rear
Floor Console
full / partial
Overhead Console
mini with storage
Cup Holder
front and rear
Instrument Panel Storage
covered bin
Seatback Storage
2
Refrigerated Box
console
Door Bins
dual
Cargo Concealed Storage
cargo concealed storage
Cargo Floor Trim
vinyl/rubber
Cargo Cover
roll-up
Cargo Net
cargo net
Cargo Tie Downs
cargo tie downs
Cargo Light
cargo light
Front Air Conditioning
dual zone front
Climate Control
automatic air conditioning
Rear Air Conditioning
rear air with separate controls
Air Filter
air filter
Rear Heat Ducts
underseat ducts
Radio
Meridian SiriusXM AM/FM/HD/Satellite, seek-scan
Radio Steering Wheel Controls
radio steering wheel controls
Speakers
6
Amplifier
180W amplifier
Antenna
window grid diversity
Cruise Control
with steering wheel controls
Door Locks
power with 2 stage unlock
Remote Keyless Entry
keyfob (all doors)
Fuel Filler Door Release
fuel filler door release
Power Outlets
4
AC power outlet
AC power outlet
Trunk Pulldown
trunk/hatch auto-latch
Driver Foot Rest
driver foot rest
Retained Accessory Power
retained accessory power
Garage Door Opener
HomeLink Wireless Control System
Smokers Package
ashtray
Lighter Elements
front
Internet Access
internet access
Instrument Display
analog
Tachometer
tachometer
Water Temp Gauge
engine temperature gauge
Inclinometer
inclinometer
Altimeter
altimeter
Clock
in-dash
Compass
compass
Exterior Temperature
exterior temperature
Systems Monitor
systems monitor
Check Control
redundant digital speedometer
Trip Computer
trip computer
Trip Odometer
trip odometer
Parking Sensors
360 Parking Aid front and rear
Navigation System
Connected Navigation PIVI Pro
Steering Wheel Type
telescopic tilt
Steering Wheel Material
leather/metal-look
Front Windows
power
Rear Windows
fixed
1-Touch Open Window
driver and passenger
Tinted Windows
deep
Front Windshield Wipers
variable intermittent
Heated Front Wipers
jets
Rain Detecting Wipers
rain detecting wipers
Speed Sensitve Wipers
speed sensitive wipers
Rear Windshield Wiper
variable intermittent
Electrically Heated Windshield
electrically heated glass windshield
Rear Defroster
rear defroster
Anti-Lock Brakes (ABS)
4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)
Daytime Running Lights
daytime running lights
Center High Mounted Stop Light
center high mounted stop light
Front Impact Airbags
driver and passenger
Driver Side Impact Airbags
seat mounted
Passenger Side Impact Airbag
seat mounted
Overhead Airbag
curtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbags
Occupancy Sensor
occupancy sensor
Side Impact Bars
side impact beams
Seatbelt Pretensioners
front and rear
Ignition Disable
immobilizer
Panic Alarm
panic alarm
Security System
security system
Door Count
2 doors
Maximum Cargo Volume
58.3 cu.ft.
Exterior Length
180.4 "
Exterior Width
79.1 "
Exterior Height
77.5 "
Wheelbase
102 "
Front Tread
67 "
Rear Tread
67 "
Turning Radius
18.5 '
Curb Weight
4,550 lbs. / 4,605 lbs.
Max Trailer Weight
7,716 lbs.
Drag Coefficient
.40
Front Legroom
39.0 "
Rear Legroom
36.6 "
Front Headroom
40.6 "
Rear Headroom
40.4 "
Front Shoulder Room
60.8 "
Rear Shoulder Room
59.2 "
Interior Cargo Volume
15.6 cu.ft.
Interior Cargo Volume w/Seats Folded
58.3 cu.ft.
Mud Flaps
front and rear
Skid Plates
1
Bumpers
body-colored with black insert
Rear Step Bumper
rear step bumper
Bodyside Cladding
black
Wheel Well
black
Grille Moldings
black
Paint
clearcoat monotone / clearcoat two-tone / metallic monotone
Exterior Mirrors
dual power remote heated
Trailering
class IV
Trailering Harness
trailering harness
Trailering Hitch
trailering hitch
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
48/50,000
Major Components Months/Miles
48/50,000
Corrosion Perforation Months/Miles
72/unlimited
Roadside Assistance Months/Miles
48/50,000

Safety Ratings

Below is the 2021 Land Rover Defender safety rating information and crash results as reported by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). The ratings are based on a star system and can vary by style.

Style
Frontal Rating

NHTSA rates vehicles on a scale of 1 to 5 stars.

Frontal Rating:

5% or less chance of injury

6% to 10% or less chance of injury

11% to 20% or less chance of injury

21% to 25% or less chance of injury

26% or greater chance of injury

Side Rating

NHTSA rates vehicles on a scale of 1 to 5 stars.

Side Rating:

10% or less chance of injury

11% to 20% or less chance of injury

21% to 35% or less chance of injury

36% to 45% or less chance of injury

46% or greater chance of injury

Safety data is not currently available from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. For a list of safety-related features, please check the Safety section.

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