Classic Land Rover - August 2016

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LAND ROVERS

THE OLD LADY
A 109in IIA Carawagon with a past and a future

HOMING PIGEON
A Series III that keeps on ¬finding its way back to its restorer - he's restored it twice now!

ONE OF A KIND
A Series One with bags of character. And a bus seat

TWENTY YEAR SEARCH
The most original 1984 Ninety you’re likely to see

POWER NAPPING
A very subtly modi¬fied early Ninety with a retro¬ fitted V8

FARM FRESH
If this IIA had been in a barn it would have been a ‘barn find’ but it's Emrys Kirby's new Land Rover

BRITISH TITLE FIGHT
The Champ takes on the Lightweight in an off-road bout

OUR LAND ROVERS
Two Series Ones, a IIA and a III all still being used

TECH AND TOOLBOX

GETTING COMFY
Reupholstering and renewing the seats in a late model Series III

GOOD TO TORQUE
Rebuilding the 2286cc petrol engine; this month we rebore the block and re¬ t the crankshaft

FROM RUST TO ROAD
Refurbishing a venerable 80in trialler as a family-friendly funster

FILTER FETTLING
Sorting out the fuel filters on a two-litre Series One

UNCLOGGING ARTERIES
Sorting out the fuel system on a 1980 Lightweight

JOURNEYS

INTERNATIONAL RESCUE
One man’s experiences of earthquakes and a IIA Station Wagon

CLIMB EVERY MOUNTAIN
1980s geological surveys in Peru in an early production One Ten

REGULARS

NEWS AND PRODUCTS
News, views, emails and readers' dogs. And a cat!

BEHIND THE WHEEL
Fact or Fiction? Dave Marsh ponders the rights and wrongs

EVENTS
A comprehensive listing for the rest of the summer

FUN IN THE SUN
The Malvern Land Rover Show

CENTRESPREAD
National Servicemen in South Arabia at the end of empire

VINTAGE ESSENTIALS
A folding chair popularised by the British Army

LOOKING BACK
North American export models