Land Rover Defender

 
Teaser for Bowler's V-8-powered Land Rover Defender

Britain's Bowler plans V-8-powered Defender for the road

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... read more

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East Coast Defender Heritage Collection

East Coast Defender rolls out Heritage Collection

East Coast Defender might be based in Florida, but the Land Rover modifier looks back on the brand's British history with its new Heritage Collection. The custom Defenders... read more February 16, 2018 by


 
Project Tuki by East Coast Defender

East Coast Defender looks back on the SUV's past with Project Tuki

East Coast Defender will happily build customers an original Land Rover Defender with a modern twist, but for those who seek something with a little more heritage, Project... read more January 26, 2018 by


 
Land Rover Defender Works V8

Land Rover Defender V-8 conversion marks 70th anniversary

It was 70 years ago that the Rover company introduced the first Land Rover. The vehicle stayed in production right through to the 1980s when it was replaced by the Defender... read more January 17, 2018 by


 
2020 Land Rover Defender test mule spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

2020 Land Rover Defender spy shots

Land Rover’s Defender is the stuff of legend. With a design that’s barely budged from the boxy shape of the utilitarian-and-mechanically-bulletproof “Land... read more January 10, 2018 by


 
2019 Land Rover Range Rover P400e PHEV

Report: Next Land Rover Defender to offer all-electric option

Land Rover hinted at it to Motor Authority. Now it appears to be true. At a press event for the Land Rover Range Rover Velar in October, Land Rover told Motor Authority an... read more December 21, 2017 by


 
Teaser for Kahn Design Flying Huntsman 110 6x6 Double Cab Pickup Soft-Top

Kahn Design building a Mercedes-Maybach G650 Landaulet rival

Depending on where you live, you’ll soon be able to purchase a Land Rover Defender with a V-8 engine, 6x6 drivetrain, and soft-top roof. British coachbuilder Kahn... read more December 8, 2017 by


 
East Coast Defender Project Barbour

Fashion label Barbour commissions bespoke Defender to celebrate Land Rover-inspired line

Barbour is a British fashion label famous for its rugged, waterproof clothing. The Land Rover Defender is also British, is also rugged, and is also quite adept at wading... read more October 24, 2017 by


 
2011 Land Rover DC100 concept

New Land Rover Defender won’t have retro design

There’s probably no greater challenge for a designer than redesigning an icon. And they don’t get more iconic than the Land Rover Defender, a vehicle whose design... read more October 18, 2017 by


 
Land Rover Discovery SVX concept, 2017 Frankfurt auto show

A hardcore SVX Land Rover Defender might be in the works

It's unclear what the next-generation Land Rover Defender will bring when it finally arrives—Land Rover says it's "not far away"—but we do know the brand is... read more October 16, 2017 by


 
2,000,000th Land Rover Defender

Unofficial Land Rover Defender successor gets a name: Projekt Grenadier

Decades of Land Rover Defender production finally came to a close in early 2016. While Land Rover has confirmed a successor is coming soon, there are concerns this modern... read more September 19, 2017 by


 
Land Rover Experience "Defender Driving Experience" with vintage Defender

You can now drive a vintage Defender at the Land Rover Experience

Early last year, its maker laid the Land Rover Defender to rest, but it certainly hasn't forgotten about the SUV. In fact, it still lets enthusiasts have a go behind the... read more September 18, 2017 by


 
East Coast Defender Project Blackout

America’s East Coast Defender back with another V-8-powered Defender SUV

There’s a company down in Orlando, Florida that’s churning out custom Land Rover Defenders for sale in the United States. The company is East Coast Defender, and... read more July 12, 2017 by


 
Last Land Rover Defender is built at famous Solihull plant in the United Kingdom - January 29, 2016

New Land Rover Defender "not far away," automaker says

The beloved Land Rover Defender was sent to the automotive graveyard in early 2016 after decades of production. But, Land Rover will produce a follow-up act and it's coming... read more June 23, 2017 by


 
East Coast Defender Project Viper

East Coast Defender offering V-8-powered Land Rover Defenders in US

There’s a company based in Orlando, Florida offering Land Rover Defenders for sale in the United States. But these aren’t your run-of-the-mill Defenders. No, the... read more June 5, 2017 by


 
Jim Ratcliffe

British billionaire confirms plan to build Defender-like SUV

Last summer, reports emerged of the plans of British billionaire Jim Ratcliffe to resurrect the iconic Land Rover Defender that went out of production the previous January... read more May 26, 2017 by


 
 

 
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