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Brain - Land Rover's rock-climbing Defender will come in a PHEV version
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After shelving the model in the US, Land Rover has brought back the rugged Defender and will soon launch a plug-in hybrid (PHEV) version of the vehicle

Land Rover has n't said much about the specs for the PHEV

But it'll have the same powertrain

There's a mild-hybrid Defender that will pump out 397 horsepower and hit 60 mph in 5.7 seconds

The Defender was always Land Rover's true 4x4

It retains the general look of the original