2021 Land Rover Defender 90

By Angus MacKenzie – MotorTrend Less is more. Well, maybe. In the case of the 2021 Land Rover Defender 90, less is most definitely less—17.1 inches less, to be precise. Make no mistake, the short-wheelbase version of our 2021 SUV of the Year winner is still a good thing, offering, like its longer sibling,Continue Reading

A 300-mile weekend in the new Land Rover Defender

By Ollie Kew – TopGear Here are several mildly useful things we learned living with the new Landie for a few days. Obviously it’s good at carrying stuff I’m moving house in a couple of days, so obviously this weekend was the perfect time to head off to the shopsContinue Reading

The New Trucks and SUVs Most Ready for the Apocalypse

By Kelly Lin – MotorTrend When the apocalypse comes, you’ll need a vehicle that can outrun zombies, tackle difficult terrain, and keep going for the long haul. Fortunately, many of today’s trucks and SUVs were born ready for the job. These tough off-roaders have what it takes to help you survive a doomsday scenario,Continue Reading


The new Land Rover Defender has a mountain to climb. Yeah, a real mountain, of course, because awesome off-road ability is an absolute necessity. But also a metaphorical mountain. It’s got to replace the old one. A vehicle that was very widely adored, for the exact same reasons it wasContinue Reading


By Angus MacKenzie – MotorTrends Quick and comfortable: This ain’t your daddy’s Defender. Mike Cross aims for the gap in the trees, and guns it. There’s a muted snarl from the 395-hp straight-six under the hood, the hiss of rubber on wet gravel and the whoomp! whoomp! whoomp! of muddyContinue Reading


By Christian Seabaugh – MotorTrend What’s it like to live with Land Rover’s new 5- to 8-seat SUV? Lots of ink will be spilled on how good the 2020 Land Rover Defender 110 is off-road. In fact, I’ve spilled lots of it myself (you can check out our First Drive, an overlandContinue Reading