East Coast Defender Project XIII

East Coast Defender’s Project XIII is a fully customized Land Rover Defender, powered by a GM-sourced LS3 Corvette crate engine. Olympic Gold Medal soccer player Alex Morgan of the U.S Woman’s Soccer Team wanted a Land Rover unlike any other, and she got just that. The 6.2-liter V-8 engine produces 430-horsepower, enabling it to go from 0-60 in just 7-seconds, when working in conjunction with a Spectre cold-air intake and a custom Magnaflow dual tip cat-back system. Continue reading for more pictures and information.

East Coast Defender Project XIII
East Coast Defender Project XIII
East Coast Defender Project XIII
East Coast Defender Project XIII

“The Defender also hosts a premium Tarox Sport Braking system, a Slimline roof rack, eco-cage, Massi rear ladder, Wild Bear bumpers, a Warn winch in front, and LED lighting all around for a murdered-out overland aesthetic. They also hooked the ride up with Boost wheels wrapped within a set of 32.5-inch BFGoodrich Radial All-Terrain KO2 tires and a 2-inch Terra Firma suspension lift. The interior also features custom-stitch upholstery and an updated infotainment system with an 8-speaker JBL system,” reports Hi Consumption.