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Land Rover confirms new Defender concept


The Land Rover DC100, a modern interpretation of the iconic Land Rover Defender, will make its debut at the 2011 Frankfurt Motor Show

The Land Rover DC100 hints at the potential future direction of the Defender model.

"Replacing the iconic Defender is one of the biggest challenges in the automotive design world; it is a car that inspires people worldwide. This isn't a production-ready concept but the beginning of a four-year journey to design a relevant Defender for the 21st century," says Gerry McGovern, Director of Design, Land Rover of the DC100.

Land Rover has also confirmed that production of a new Defender is intended for 2015.

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