LATEST LAND ROVER NEWS
DEFENDER HOUSE MAKES AUSTRALIAN DEBUT AT SXSW SYDNEY
Defender House made its Australian debut at the world’s most exciting futurist conference and festival, SXSW Sydney, where the unstoppable Defender 110 plug-in electric hybrid was officially unveiled.
AN EPIC 48 HOURS IN NEW ZEALAND WITH SAM EVANS
When Defender Ambassador Sam Evans is craving awe-inspiring landscapes he can’t go past New Zealand. He recently took the Defender 130 out for a 48 hour expedition through the South Island’s striking mountainous regions.
MEET THE AMAZING DEFENDERS OF TOMORROW
As a passionate supporter of global rugby at all levels, Defender is committed to inspiring the next generation of fans. Meet the four amazing winners of the ultimate Rugby World Cup 2023 Mascot Experience.
DEFENDER FULLY EQUIPPED FOR OFF-ROAD ADVENTURES
Defender Ambassador Sam Evans never misses an opportunity to head out on a new off-road adventure in his Defender, with his latest expedition taking him to stunning Stradbroke Island.
VIOLET ATKINSON’S LENS ON RANGE ROVER LUXURY
Working with high-end fashion and lifestyle brands, influencer Violet Atkinson understands and appreciates modern luxury. Violet’s experience at the exclusive Range Rover House in Thredbo has inspired her to create her dream Range Rover.
NEW RANGE ROVER SPORT SV A PERFORMANCE FLAGSHIP
New Range Rover Sport SV is the flagship of a refreshed Range Rover Sport line-up, and the most powerful and dynamic Range Rover Sport ever.
RANGE ROVER HOUSE THREDBO EPITOMISES MODERN LUXURY
After the successful debut of Range Rover House in Sydney in 2022, a new luxury alpine experience in Thredbo allowed guests to immerse themselves in Range Rover’s vision of modern luxury.
DEFENDER X KANO INSPIRE IN TIKTOK COLLAB
Defender has launched its official TikTok account by collaborating with pioneering British rapper, songwriter and actor Kano, in an inspired meeting of shared values.
DEFENDER EMPOWERS RUGBY FANS TO EMBRACE THE IMPOSSIBLE
As Official Vehicle of the Wallabies, Defender has been celebrating rugby by inspiring fans to Embrace the Impossible, passionately supporting rugby at all levels.
NEW RANGE ROVER EVOQUE REDEFINES MODERN LUXURY
Range Rover Evoque has always led by example, offering effortless modern luxury. Now the New Range Rover Evoque becomes even more desirable, enhanced with the latest technologies and a range of luxurious materials.
A DINING EXPERIENCE INSPIRED BY RANGE ROVER REFINEMENT
In collaboration with Maison Mumm and St Hugo, Range Rover held an exclusive curated dining experience at Sydney’s Shell House, inspired by the brand's luxury and refinement.
A TUSCAN ROAD TRIP TO REMEMBER IN THE DEFENDER 110
Defender Ambassador Sam Evans took the highly desirable and seriously capable Defender 110 on an incredible road trip through the breathtaking Tuscan countryside.
DEFENDER SUPPORTS RED CROSS IN VITAL DISASTER RELIEF EFFORTS
Since 2014, Defender has been a proud partner of the Australian Red Cross, with the strong and capable vehicle playing an important role in assisting emergency service efforts, including the recent tragic bus crash in the Hunter Valley.
DEFENDER SHINES ON EPIC OFF-ROAD ADVENTURE
There’s nothing Defender Ambassador Sam Evans loves more than loading up his Defender 90 and heading out into the bush to tackle the toughest off-road terrains.
REDESIGNED DISCOVERY SPORT EPITOME OF MODERN LUXURY
The already compelling Discovery Sport is now even more desirable with a redesigned modern luxury interior, increased versatility and state-of-the-art technology.
DEFENDER JOINS WALLABIES TO CELEBRATE RUGBY WORLD CUP
Defender joined Wallabies legends and current players to mark 100 days before the Wallabies kick-off their thrilling campaign to chase victory in the Rugby World Cup in France.
RANGE ROVER SPORT ELECTRIC HYBRID DELIVERS POWER AND RANGE
As interest in electrified vehicles continues to grow, the Range Rover Sport meets this demand with a choice of petrol electric hybrid powertrains. But do they have the range to hit the open road and explore further afield?
DEFENDER 75TH LIMITED EDITION CELEBRATES 75 YEARS OF LAND ROVER
Marking a significant milestone of 75 years of Land Rover, Defender has unveiled a highly-collectible 75th Limited Edition. With only 75 models available in Australia, this historic moment was celebrated in a collaboration with Aquabumps founder, Eugene Tan.
TOP 5 REASONS TO VISIT MAGICAL MILAN
When people think of visiting Italy, it’s places like Rome, Florence and Venice that first come to mind. Leading interior and event stylist Steve Cordony thinks it’s a shame Milan is often overlooked, and shares some of his favourite places to eat, shop, stay and soak in the culture.
ENHANCED DEFENDER LINE-UP PACKS AN IMPRESSIVE PUNCH
The already iconic Defender range builds upon its desirability with a number of exciting new options, offering even more choice for explorers with an adventurous heart.
LEGO® CLASSIC DEFENDER 90 CELEBRATES SIGNIFICANT MILESTONE
As Land Rover clocks up 75 years of epic all-terrain adventures, this milestone is being celebrated with another iconic brand. The LEGO Group and Defender are marking the occasion with the new LEGO® Icons Classic Land Rover Defender 90.
DEFENDER CROWNED 2023 DRIVE CAR OF THE YEAR BEST OFF-ROAD SUV
The Land Rover Defender faced off against two rivals to claim the coveted 2023 Drive Car of the Year Best Off-Road SUV. Blending modern refinement with capability, this contemporary remake of an icon continues to impress.
DEFENDER 130 MAKES LIGHT WORK OF DUBAI’S DESERT DUNES
The new Defender 130 is a vehicle built for shared adventures. Drive’s Sam Purcell headed off-road to the sand dunes surrounding Dubai to discover the exceptional capabilities of a vehicle that offers best-in-class space for up to 8 passengers.
TOP SPOTS TO VISIT ON THE MAGNIFICENT MORNINGTON PENINSULA
Leading interior and event stylist Steve Cordony visited the stunning Mornington Peninsula for a luxe break in a satin gold new Range Rover. After a memorable trip, he shares his favourite spots to visit.
NEW RANGE ROVER VELAR: A PURE EXPRESSION OF MODERN LUXURY
Range Rover has always been at the forefront of luxury, design and performance, and the New Range Rover Velar doesn’t disappoint. A pure expression of modern luxury, this exceptional vehicle features the latest technology, unmatched refinement and a dramatic, clean and reductive new design.
CHOOSE YOUR OWN DEFENDER ADVENTURE
Designed for optimum durability, the Defender family offers adventurous hearts a rugged, unstoppable vehicle capable of great things. Available in a number of shapes, sizes and body designs, with unique characteristics defining the look and feel of each model, which Defender is perfect for your next adventure?
NEW RANGE ROVER CLAIMS COVETED PRODUCTION CAR OF THE YEAR DESIGN AWARD
The breathtaking modernity of the most desirable Range Rover ever created has been recognised in the Car Design News annual Car Design Review Book, picking up the Production Car of the Year Design Award.
RANGE ROVER AND RANGE ROVER SPORT AWARDED FIVE-STAR ANCAP SAFETY RATINGS
The New Range Rover and Range Rover Sport have both been awarded maximum five-star ratings in the latest ANCAP safety tests. This recognition reflects the luxury SUV’s more than five decades of expertise in delivering all-terrain capability, refinement and safety.
TOP GUIDED HIKES TO DO THIS SUMMER AT THREDBO
When most people think of Thredbo, they picture a snow-covered winter wonderland where skiing or snowboarding are the main reasons to visit. But this spectacular alpine region offers a range of hikes in summer across some of Australia’s most breathtaking trails.
NEW RANGE ROVER SPORT DELIVERS DRAMATIC EXPERIENCE AT AUSTRALIAN PREMIERE
The highly anticipated arrival of the New Range Rover Sport was celebrated at an exclusive, invitation-only event at Carriageworks in Sydney. Guests witnessed an immersive, sensory preview of the most desirable, advanced and capable model to date.
RANGE ROVER HOUSE MAKES SPECTACULAR AUSTRALIAN DEBUT
A luxury private residence overlooking the sparkling waters of Sydney Harbour was the fourth location of the prestigious Range Rover House series. An elegantly curated experience for guests, the event brought to life Range Rover’s design philosophy and distinctive interpretation of modern luxury.
THRILLING DEFENDER RALLY SERIES BY BOWLER BACK FOR 2023
The action-packed Defender Rally Series returns for 2023, after a thrilling and highly competitive first season. Run by off-road performance specialists Bowler, the unstoppable Defender is the perfect fit as competitors face the toughest of conditions, which demands a vehicle that is both capable and durable.
ICONIC DEFENDER INSPIRES LIMITED EDITION LUXURY WATCH
With a shared commitment to design and precision, Defender and luxury watchmaker Bamford London have teamed up to create a stunning, strictly limited edition watch, with only 100 timepieces available worldwide.
NEW RANGE ROVER SPORT EARNS RAVE REVIEWS
The global launch of the New Range Rover Sport in the Spanish capital, Madrid, gave Australian motoring press the first opportunity to get behind the wheel of a vehicle that redefines sporting luxury. From design and comfort through to technology and performance, the reviews were unanimously glowing.
NO TIME TO DIE DEFENDERS RAISE AN IMPRESSIVE £352,800 FOR CHARITY
James Bond fans had a chance to claim a piece of cinema history in a charity auction to mark 60 years of Bond films. A Defender 110 stunt car that appeared in No Time To Die, and a Defender V8 Bond Edition inspired by the Defenders used in the film, raised an impressive £352,800 for their respective charities.
LAND ROVER EXTENDS RED CROSS PARTNERSHIP FOR ANOTHER 3 YEARS
Land Rover extends its historical partnership with the Australian Red Cross for another three years, providing disaster relief support until the end of 2025. This vital partnership enables both organisations to work together to help communities prepare for, respond to and recover from disasters, with the unstoppable Defender playing a key role.
DEFENDER 75TH LIMITED EDITION CELEBRATES THE SPIRIT OF LAND ROVER
Marking 75 years since the birth of Land Rover, the Defender 75th Limited Edition honours a lineage of extraordinary vehicles. This new limited edition captures the spirit of the past 75 years, with its colour and detailing, and fuses it with the latest in technology and innovation.
TOP 5 REASONS TO VISIT ORANGE ON YOUR NEXT ROAD TRIP
Leading interior and event stylist Steve Cordony owns picturesque Rosedale Farm in Orange, NSW. He regularly travels between Sydney and Orange in Range Rover comfort and refinement, finding this bustling town as design driven as his Velar. Steve shares his favourite places to eat, shop, visit and stay in this special part of the world.
RANGE ROVER HOUSE, A MODERN SANCTUARY WITH CURATED EXPERIENCES
Range Rover opens the door to a world of peerless luxury and refinement. To extend this experience, a series of Range Rover Houses have popped-up around the world, creating a space to retreat and unwind, and boasting a multifaceted guest program that is elevated and enriching.
DEFENDER TRANSCONTINENTAL EXPEDITION’S EPIC 40,000KM ADVENTURE
Land Rover ambassador and renowned explorer Kingsley Holgate successfully completed the 40,000km Defender Transcontinental Expedition, an epic geographic and humanitarian odyssey. Over nine challenging months, Holgate and his experienced team started in Cape Agulhas on the southern tip of Africa and finished at the birthplace of Land Rover on the Isle of Anglesey in Wales.
BID FOR JAMES BOND HISTORY AND LAND ROVER STUNT CARS
Land Rover vehicles played a starring role in the action-packed Bond film ‘No Time To Die’, and now two of these unstoppable stunt cars are being auctioned for charity to mark 60 years of James Bond films. Bond fans will be able to bid for the Range Rover Sport SVR and Defender 110 stunt cars, and the Defender V8 Bond Edition, inspired by the specification of the Defenders used in the film.
CLASSIC DEFENDER WORKS V8 TROPHY II CELEBRATES ALL-TERRAIN ADVENTURES
For more than 70 years, Land Rover has allowed bold adventurers to explore the toughest off-road terrains. To honour the heritage, Land Rover Classic has launched 25 exclusive expedition-inspired Classic Defender Works V8 Trophy II vehicles with a distinctive camouflage design.
LAND ROVER SUPPORTS RED CROSS DURING DEVASTATING FLOODS
In February and March 2022, some of the worst flooding on record had a devastating impact on Southeast Queensland and Northern New South Wales. As a partner of the Australian Red Cross since 2014, Land Rover Australia was able to play a vital part in providing vehicle support and funding to urgently assist those in need.
LAND ROVER ACCELERATES TOWARDS AN ELECTRIFIED, CONNECTED FUTURE
Land Rover is passionately committed to our vision of dramatically reducing pollution and achieving a truly sustainable future. From 2024 customers will be able to choose from the first of six all-electric Land Rovers. As part of this commitment, we have taken another step towards a new era of electrification and connectivity by opening a facility that tests the next generation of vehicles for electrical and radio interference.
EXHILARATION ON ICE AT LAND ROVER’S ARCTIC ICE ACADEMY
With the return of international travel, one of the most unforgettable driving experiences in the world returns with Land Rover’s unrivalled Ice Academy in Sweden. Picture yourself behind the wheel of the most capable vehicles ever as you tackle challenging frozen lake tracks, against an Arctic backdrop of stunning vistas.