Kahn Design isn't the only company churning out high-performance versions of the iconic Land Rover Defender. Here in the United States you have East Coast Defender with some impressive offerings, and even Land Rover has dabbled in the segment. Soon, British off-road racing expert Bowler will join the fray. The company has released the first image of a V-8-powered Defender it plans to unveil in October. Bowler's Defender will be very different to what rivals are offering, including Land Rover. That's because Bowler's Defender will be built upon Bowler's own modular platform the company calls...
550-HP Bowler EXR-S Through Chris Harris' Eyes: Video
At about 3,800 pounds and 550 horsepower, the Bowler EXR-S has better power-to-weight figures than a Cadillac CTS-V. And it's built to run over the unpaved surfaces of the Earth with little to no regard for its undulations, crevices, and protuberances. In other words, it's pretty badass. But the...Nelson Ireson
Land Rover And Performance Partner Bowler Strengthen Ties
Many readers may never have heard of Bowler but those who have they will recognize the British firm as the off-road specialist that manufactures racing SUVs based on the Land Rover Defender and Range Rover Sport, mostly for use in rally raid competitions such as Dakar. More recently Bowler has been...Viknesh Vijayenthiran
British Off-Road Company Bowler To Build Road-Going Super-SUV
Bowler is owned by British coachbuilder CPP, the same company that bought Spyker’s sports car division and recently formed a joint-venture with Italian design house Zagato.Viknesh Vijayenthiran