Bored of scrolling past updates about your old roommate’s cousin’s new baby or weird tirades from your crazy uncle? Delete your Facebook and check out Defender Journeys, a site Land Rover set up for owners to share off-road adventure stories. Read more...
"Dude, you're rolling coal," my copilot hollered at me from the lefthand passenger seat of my 1986 Land Rover Defender. "Huh?" I replied, leaning over for a better look at the sideview mirror. To my chagrin, I saw plumes of black smoke pouring out of the tailpipe of the old truck. Show More Summary
Graphic designer and LEGO enthusiast Sariel presents an impressive LEGO creation of a Land Rover Defender 90. The piece not only looks insane, but it also features four-wheel drive, steering, a four-speed transmission, working turn signals, and a front-mounted winch. The vehicle runs on two PF XL motors powered by a 8878 battery and is […]
LEGO master Sariel made this badass model of the Defender 90. It moves like a turtle even in fourth gear, but yeah, it has a fourth gear. It also has 4×4 drive, a working winch, locking differentials, and can be controlled from up to 160ft away thanks to the SBrick module.
The Defender is dead, right? Not so fast. As Ronan Glon at Ran When Parked reported, a British businessman hasn’t let Jaguar Land Rover’s denial of permission to continue the Defender’s production stop him. A feasibility study is due later this year, which could result in a new factory specifically to build new Defenders – […]
Unlike the next Jeep Wrangler, the next Defender appears it may push the engineering envelope for an off-road utility vehicle. Continue reading Next Land Rover Defender going rogue? Next Land Rover Defender going rogue? originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 22 Jul 2016 12:00:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
Join us as we take a spin in one of Land Rover's most iconic models.
The born-again Defender would be sold in the United States.
Jaguar Land Rover isn’t about to have some upstart company build a new version of its iconic Defender. The automaker shot back at rumors of a third-party resurrection of the boxy, beloved SUV, Autocar reports, stating that the previous-generation model will remain dead and buried as the company crafts a new model. Show More Summary
This daft, yet awesome concept design from YasidDESIGN combines the body styling of a Land Rover Defender with the ground-hugging properties of a stock car. Before you off-road and NASCAR purists get your panties in a bunch, it’s only a rendering.
"We're not going to let anyone build our Defender," says Land Rover.
Jaguar Land Rover has categorically denied that it is planning to, or will allow a third party to, resume production of the Land Rover Defender, which went out of production in January. A report in The Sunday Times claimed that Jim Ratcliffe, a British billionaire who built his fortune in the chemical industry, was hoping […]
“Now I’ve seen everything,” you can probably say. Behold: the NASCAR Land Rover, the unholiest and most hilarious of automotive unions I’ve ever seen dreamed up. Read more...
What’s old is new again, as the saying goes. This has never been truer for one of the world’s most favored vehicles, the Land Rover Defender, which is living its best life in the form of a roaring aftermarket. The British four-wheel-drive o... via JustLuxe.com
The Defender may not be dead yet if a billionaire has his way. Continue reading Classic Land Rover Defender may be saved by billionaire Classic Land Rover Defender may be saved by billionaire originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 12 Jul 2016 12:30:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
Six months ago, Land Rover ended production of its iconic Defender , a truck whose roots go all the way back to 1948. But now, The Sunday Times reports that a British business person is in talks with Jaguar Land Rover to bring back the off-road beast from the dead. Read more...
The Defender might make a comeback after all.
With Land Rover Defender production recently ending, the brand is now looking ahead to its replacement, which is due to be revealed in 2018. The Defender has a cult following amongst its fans – fans that were disappointed with a recent report that suggested the new model will be delayed by a year while the brand gets things right to […]
I recently visited Charleston, South Carolina, so I could finish my latest book. While I was there, I visited Charleston Cars and Coffee and encountered a six-wheeled Land Rover Defender fire truck. It was at that moment when I realized I would have to finish my book later. Read more...
West Coast Defenders works its magic to bring a rugged, stalwart SUV into the 21st century. Mostly. Continue reading 1997 West Coast Defenders Land Rover Defender 90 First Drive 1997 West Coast Defenders Land Rover Defender 90 First Drive originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 31 May 2016 12:02:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments