DEFENDER MAX XT

The Defender MAX XT comes equipped with many factory-installed accessories including 27 in. (68.6 cm) Maxxis Bighorn 2.0 tires mounted on 14 in. (35.6 cm) wheels and Dynamic Power Steering for better handling and steering.

Engine HD8 HD10
Type 50 hp, Rotax® 799.9 cc, V-twin, liquid cooled 72 hp, Rotax® 976 cc, V-twin, liquid cooled
Fuel Delivery System Intelligent Throttle Control (iTC™) with Electronic Fuel Injection (EFI)
Transmission PRO-TORQ Transmission with Quick Response System (QRS), high airflow ventilation and Electronic Drive Belt Protection
Extra-L / H / N / R / P
Drive Train True 4-mode traction system: 2x4 open rear dif., 2x4 locked rear dif., 4x4 open rear dif., 4x4 locked rear dif.
Visco-Lok QE auto-locking front dif.
Driving Assistance Electronic Hill Descent Control
ECO™/ Work / Normal modes
Power Steering Dynamic Power Steering (DPS)
Front Suspension Double A-arm / 10 in. (25.4 cm) travel
Front Shocks Twin tube gas charged shocks
Rear Suspension TTA-HD with external sway bar / 10 in. (25.4 cm) travel
Rear Shocks Twin tube gas charged shocks
Front Brakes Dual 220 mm ventilated disc brakes with hydraulic twin-piston calipers
Rear Brake Dual 220 mm ventilated disc brakes with hydraulic twin-piston calipers
Front Tires Maxxis Bighorn 2.0†
27 x 9 x 14 in. (68.6 x 22.9 x 35.6 cm)
Rear Tires Maxxis Bighorn 2.0†
27 x 11 x 14 in. (68.6 x 27.9 x 35.6 cm)
Wheels 14-in. black cast-aluminum
Cage ROPS approved profiled cage
Certified ISO 3471 and OSHA
Estimated Dry Weight* 1,861 lb (844.1 kg)
L x W x H (in) 152.5 x 64 x 77.3 in.
L x W x H (cm) 387.5 x 162.6 x 196.2 cm
Wheelbase 115.5 in. (294 cm)
Ground Clearance 11 in. (28 cm)
Cargo Box Dimensions 38 x 54.5 x 12 in. (96.5 x 138.4 x 30.5 cm)
Cargo Box Capacity 1,000 lb (454 kg) / California only: 600 lb (272.2 kg)
Tailgate Load Capacity 250 lb (113.4 kg)
Storage Capacity Total: 16.9 gal (63.9 L)
Under dash: 6 gal (22.8 L)
Waterproof and removable box under passenger seat: 5.6 gal (21 L)
Dash: 2 gal (7.7 L)
Water-resistant and removable toolbox: 1.7 gal (6.3 L)
Armrests and cup holders: 1.6 gal (6.1 L)
Towing Capacity 2,000 lb (907.2 kg)
Payload Capacity 1,750 lb (793.8 kg)
Fuel Capacity 10.6 gal (40 L)
Person Capacity 6
Gauge Multifunction Analog / Digital: Speedometer, tachometer, odometer, trip and hour meters, fuel, gear position, ECO / Work / Normal modes, seat belt and 4 x 4 indicator, diagnostics, clock, auto shut off
Battery 12 V (30 amp/h)
Magneto 650 W
Instrumentation Lighter type DC outlet in console (20-A)
Lighting 140-W lighting output from four 35-W reflectors ensuring a wide visiblity, plus LED tail lights with halo glow effect
Winch 4,500-lb (2,041 kg) winch with roller fairlead
Seat Dual VERSA-PRO bench seats with passenger seats flipping up, adjustable driver seat, underside hooks, reinforced XT seat skin and contoured bench to improve entrance/exit of the cab
Steering Wheel Adjustable tilt steering
Protection Integrated front steel bumper, full skid plate, full hard roof
Hitch Type 2-in hitch receiver
Colors Mossy Oak Break-Up Country Camo, Pure Magnesium Metallic, Intense Red
Factory 6-months limited warranty
Extended Up to 30 months B.E.S.T. coverage