Classic Land Rover - May 2016

£4.40 (Approx $6.40 or €5.63)


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LAND ROVERS

A LIFE LESS ORDINARY
A well-travelled Searle Safari Sleeper 88in

LOCAL HERO
A subtly restored Cheshire-registered 1951 80in

FOR THE RECORD
CLASSIC COILER: A two-owner 1984 County Station Wagon

CALLING CARD
Meticulously restored 1964 IIA 88in truck-cab

LEARNING CURVE
A youngster’s 1961 soft-top Series II restoration

OUT OF SERVICE
Unusual Australian military variants of the Series IIA

SMOKE ON THE WATER
CLASSIC COILER: A low mileage One Ten Hi-Cap Pick-Up

READERS’ LAND ROVERS
Terry Springhall’s 1948 80in in Australia

OUR LAND ROVERS
Out and about in 80 and 88ins this month

TECH AND TOOLBOX

GIVE ME FIVE
Fitting a five-speed gearbox in a Series III

A FLUID SITUATION
Sorting the brake and clutch systems on a Series III Lightweight

TREAD LIGHTLY
All you need to know about tyres for classic Land Rovers

UNCAGING THE DINOSAUR
Refurbishing a hard-worked 80in trials Land Rover starts here

JOURNEYS

A TENNER WELL SPENT
Even a local Land Rover journey can be great fun

THE ROAD TO MANDALAY
The Hyland family get to India in their Series One Station Wagon

REGULARS

NEWS AND VIEWS
The regular round-up of news, emails and dogs

EVENTS
Key dates for the season ahead

CENTRESPREAD
The Kyleakin Skye Ferry in August 1966

NOSTALGIA
Breckland Land Rover Club at Weeting Steam Rally

VINTAGE ESSENTIALS
Have you heard of Oscar Ulysses Zerk?

BEHIND THE WHEEL
Martin Port on DIY health and safety