From Truck Yeah!: Remember the one-make Land Rover Defender rally series set up by Bowler, makers of the most insane off-roaders of the all? Well, it's a muddy blast. We should all move to Wales. Read more...
The next Defender will look bolder and more sophisticated.
The design of the new-generation Land Rover Defender has reportedly been finalised after years in the studio. According to Autocar, the British manufacturer says the new Defender will look nothing like the DC100 concepts (above) it unleashed three years ago to start the conversation about the 21st century version of its iconic off-roader. The report claims [...]
As Land Rover’s Defender edges closer to extinction in its current British-built form, company bosses have reportedly declared that the final shape for the new version has been locked-in. And a report from British mag Autocar appears...Show More Summary
Starting a career in formula racing? There's a whole dedicated ladder of feeder series from Formula Renault to GP2. Ditto rally, Indy, NASCAR... even Dakar-style rally raid has the Land Rover Defender Challenge. But sports endurance racing is a bit more tricky. Show More Summary
Hide your kids, hide your wives and hide your Land Rovers, because the federal government is rounding up a handful due to questionable importation paperwork. Jalopnik reports 40 Land Rover 90s, 110s and Defenders were rounded-up by the Department of Homeland Security Tuesday as evidence in a federal investigation over illegal importation of the iconic […]
Early Tuesday morning, federal authorities from the Department of Homeland Security allegedly seized 40 gray-market Land Rover 90, 110 and Defender SUVs in what is believed to be part of an ongoing case that has already resulted in 20...Show More Summary
Ant-Kahn is a collaborative partnership between Afzal Kahn – innovative automotive fashion designer and founder of the Kahn group of companies, and Ant Anstead, founder of expert vehicle manufacturer Evanta,....
The Land Rover Discovery might not be as impressive as the Defender as far as off-roading capabilities go, but, to Kahn Design, the former is equally suited to receive an aftermarket makeover. Kahn and the Land Rover brand go a long way back, with the British design firm having released a batch of upgrades for the SUV. Show More Summary
British design firm Kahn Design is one of the best Land Rover modifiers in the business. That’s not an opinion as it is a fact. Time and again, Kahn releases new programs for Land Rover SUVs, sometimes to the point of even saturating its portfolio with the amount of projects it builds. Show More Summary
The Brits had a riot racing Bowler-modified Land Rover Defender 90 s this weekend, because of course they did. They've now successfully carried out three rounds of Rover racing, with four to go, championship honors are still wide open! Read more...
It should come as no great surprise that Land Rover is planning to group its lineup into three "families": one luxury lineup centered around the Range Rover, another utilitarian range around the Defender and a third somewhere in the middle centered around the Discovery. Show More Summary
An armored 1979 Land Rover Series III is on eBay right now, which supposedly enforced order in the siege of London's Iranian embassy in 1980 and the London Poll Tax Riots ten years later. Seller also claims the Rover retired to TV stardom on "Juliet Bravo." Pedigree or no, it's a beautiful beast. Read more...
With a new Land Rover Defender due in 2017 (the current one bows out of the market next year), Mercedes-Benz will reportedly introduce a major update to its G-Class around the same time in order to keep the rivalry between the ultimate utilities alive. While the new Defender will be an all-new model, complete with new styling, engines and...
Land Rover Defender production to end in 2015. I could call it iconic, but that’s just the sort of unimaginative adjective that is parroted on other car sites in describing the Defender. It's so much more. It’s cool. The Defender featured...Show More Summary
The Land Rover Defender is beautiful in its own agricultural stock glory. I've been perilously close to buying some heavily rusted "restorable" examples myself. But taking a deep dive with Jon Ward of Icon 4x4 shows how much prettier the truck can be when someone really sweats the details. Read more...
Living in the United States, Land Rover Defenders aren't exactly thick on the ground. Even if you are lucky enough to stumble on one that's worth buying, though, the price can easily exceed the cost of a new Land Rover LR4 or Range Rover...Show More Summary
The Discovery range will slot between Land Rover's Defender and Range Rover lineups.
The next-generation Land Rover Defender has plenty of roles to fill when it finally makes it to production, and one of them could well be a ute or pickup variant. Jaguar Land Rover global operations director Phil Popham told CarAdvice that the new-generation Defender model – which was previewed in 2011 by the DC100 concept and [...]
As far as resto-mods go, few turn the trick quite as well as the folks at Icon. We've seen the California outfit do its thing with everything from a Chevy Thriftmaster pickup and Ford Bronco to an electric bicycle and even an Ural Solo motorbike. Show More Summary