Land Rover Defender 90 XS HT Twisted (2016)




Twisted have produced tuning and performance enhancements for the Land Rover Defender for over twenty years and have now become the UK’s leading exponent in the sector.
In 2015 Twisted ordered 240 Defenders in XS specification from Land Rover and were delivered at an average of 25 cars per month. Our Defender 90 XS HT (Hardtop) was supplied new by Ripon Land Rover to Twisted on the 19th January 2016.
Finished in Santorini black with matching black interior, Twisted carried out an extensive program of upgrades including P4 power increase to 170 HP and the installation of a four-speed ZF automatic gearbox.
The full specification was:
•    350mm steering wheel
•    48 spline steering wheel boss
•    ABS
•    Adjustable headlights
•    Aero wiper blades
•    Air conditioning
•    Alpine DAB double-din Bluetooth head unit
•    BF Goodrich All-Terrain 265/65/18 tyres
•    Bilstein shock absorbers
•    Bilstein steering damper
•    Black chequer-plate top to side rails and stainless-steel fixings
•    Black supercharged front grill
•    Bluetooth single-slot CD
•    Carpet interior
•    Chassis spray protection
•    Crystal headlights
•    Electric front windows
•    Grey decals
•    Heated windscreen
•    Heated front seats
•    High-gloss wing mirrors
•    High-gloss dashboard centre panel
•    High-gloss front grill
•    High-gloss light surround
•    High-gloss vents
•    KBS Santorini black raised intake vents
•    KBS Santorini black premium side vent
•    Leather Recaro CS seats with natural subframe
•    Leather covering to dashboard
•    Leather covering to front door cards
•    Leather covering to automatic gearbox console and lid
•    LED rear work light
•    Linex rear load space
•    Longline storage drawer
•    Metallic Santorini Black paint
•    Paint to rear crossmember
•    Paint to mudflap brackets
•    Paint to door sills
•    Perforated panel around door handle
•    Privacy glass
•    Remote alarm & central locking
•    Soundproofing to full interior
•    Speaker upgrade
•    Stainless-steel A2 exterior fittings
•    Stainless-steel headlight bezels
•    Switch on steering cowl
•    T60 clock
•    Tow ball and electrics repositioned to rear crossmember
•    Traction control
•    Trident tracker
•    Tubular XS side rails
•    Tubular rear step and towing bracket
•    Tubular chassis-mounted spare wheel carrier
•    Twisted Core Elements 90 Utility
•    Twisted 18” Grey Sport alloy wheels
•    Twisted wheel fitting kit in Anthracite alloy
•    Twisted zinc-coated Java metallic LED front bumper
•    Twisted 6mm black powder-coated steering guard
•    Twisted build plaque
•    Twisted branded dials and clock face
•    Twisted Moto-lita steering wheel centre cap
•    White out
In August 2016 the 90 was purchased by its first private owner who had Twisted maintain the car before passing it on to a Mr Shand in July 2019. The current owner purchased the car in 2021 and
returned it to Twisted for the following further modifications at a cost in excess of £25,000:
•    90 front mud spats
•    90 rear mud spats
•    BF Goodrich All-Terrain 265/65/18 tyres
•    DRL 5 pin relay upgrade
•    Exterior Twisted Yorkshire build plaque
•    Full polybush kit
•    Lazer ST2 evolution rear work light
•    LED 95mm rear lights
•    Moto-lita 14” silver steering wheel
•    Stainless steel exhaust, 2.2 Cat back, no silencer
•    Stage one front end (grey)
•    Tip-up seat conversion, including seat belts
•    Twisted billet door handles
•    Twisted billet fuel cap
•    Twisted billet aluminium window blocks
•    Twisted intercooler
•    Twisted progressive suspension
•    Twisted window guards
•    Twisted number plates
Today, the 90 retains its original Land Rover manuals pouch complete with owner’s handbook, Land Rover quick start guide, Land Rover online service history/warranty book and Alpine unit user guide and CD. Also present is a history file with numerous invoices, MOT certificates and original Twisted documentation which details the specification. Also present are the spare key and remote and a Twisted key fob.
Showing only 20,000 miles, this very attractive Twisted 90 XS remains in pristine condition and is now offered for sale.

Recorded history
11/01/2016, Land Rover, PDI, 7 miles
14/09/2017, Twisted, minor service,
27/04/2018, Twisted, major service,
17/07/2018, Twisted, A service, 14,328 miles
10/07/2019, Twisted 24k service, 14,416 miles
11/07/2019, MOT, 14,418 miles
19/06/2020, MOT, 17,678 miles
09/07/2020, Nick Kerner 4 Wheel Drive, 17,828 miles
15/03/2021, MOT, 19,892 miles
16/03/2021, Jim Hallam Land Rovers, B service
08/03/2022, Tim Purslow, 72k/72 months service, 19,968 miles

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  • Mileage: 20,000
  • Year: 2016
  • Doors: 3
  • Body type: MPV
  • Transmission type: Automatic
  • Fuel type: Diesel
  • Colour: Black

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