2023 Land Rover Defender Towing Capacity

February 2nd, 2023 by
2023 Land Rover Defender 90 X-Dynamic

Did you know that the maximum Land Rover Defender towing capacity is a massive 8,201 pounds? That’s good news for Darien drivers who like to tow the boat or camper out on the weekends. We’ll talk about the trailering capabilities of this remarkable SUV below, and list out the Defender 110 towing capacity and the Defender 130 towing capacity. Of course, to fully optimize the towing capacity of this vehicle, you’ll need the proper equipment, like the Land Rover tow hitch receiver. So, we’ll talk about the available towing accessories as well.

2023 Land Rover Defender Towing Capacity

How does the Defender 110 towing capacity compare to the Defender 130 towing capacity? If you opt for the 3.0L P400 I6 Gasoline MHEV engine on either model, you can get a capacity of up to 8,200 pounds. Here are the performance specs:

2023 Land Rover Defender Towing Capacity by Model

  • Defender 90 towing capacity – Up to 7,716 pounds
  • Defender 110 towing capacity – Up to 8,200 pounds
  • Defender 130 towing capacity – Up to 8,200 pounds

What the Land Rover Defender Towing Capacity Can Handle

There isn’t much you can’t tow along our Stamford by way of recreational toys with the impressive towing capacity of the Land Rover Defender. Here are just some of the things you can tow:

What You Can Tow with the 2023 Land Rover Defender Towing Capacity

  • Single-axle camper
  • Bass boat
  • Small Sailboat
  • Medium Sailboat
  • ATVs
  • Motorcycles
  • Jet skis

Other 2023 Land Rover Defender Performance Specs

The Land Rover Defender towing capacity isn’t the only impressive thing about this SUV. It can also crank out an exceptional amount of horsepower and torque. Here are the engine specs:

Engine Specs – 2023 Land Rover Defender 110 (with 5.0L P525 V8 engine)

  • Maximum power (hp/rpm) – 518 / 6,000 – 6,500
  • Maximum torque (lb-ft/rpm) – 625 / 2,500 – 5,500

2023 Land Rover Defender Tow Hitch and Other Accessories

Experienced Norwalk drivers know how important the right features and accessories are to towing effectively. Here are some of the towing accessories you can order at the time of purchase or buy from our parts center:

  • Towing Electrics Adaptor
  • Electrically Deployable Tow Bar Kit
  • Tow Strap
  • Trailer Lighting Board – RHD
  • Detachable Tow Bar Kit
  • Multi-Height Tow Bar Kit
  • Land Rover Defender Tow Hitch Receiver

Check Out the New Land Rover Defender at Land Rover Darien

What will you hitch to the back of your Land Rover Defender? Why not come down and take a test drive? We’d love to put you behind the wheel of a Defender of your own. Just be sure to check out our Land Rover Defender lease offers. In the meantime, you can learn even more about this SUV by reading about its impressive dimensions. We’re just down the road from Wilton. So drop by or contact us today!


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