Classic Land Rover - Dec 2017

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LAND ROVERS

FIRE! FIRE!
The Mussett family love Land Rovers and fire engines and, better yet, Land Rover fire engines

GENERATING INTEREST
A nicely preserved 109in brings back a few memories for a former engineer

CLASSIC COILER: 110
Investigating why an early One Ten was built six months before it was dispatched and not registered for a year

CLASSIC COILER: 110
Luke Allen wants a daily driving Land Rover that would really stand out from the crowd

OUR LAND ROVERS
Martin Port changes his Series II's shoes, Emrys’ prototype progresses and John’s Series III

OVERLANDERS REUNITED
The story of the First Overland Series One, its resurrection and its reunion with its 1955 expedition crew

TECH AND TOOLBOX

CHOP JOB
The LRSOC owns a piece of Land Rover history; a cutaway 80in chassis that was a military training aid

ON A ROLL
James Pemberton persists with work on the Marrakech Express Series III 109in

MAKE THY BED
Making a removable camp bed for an 88in Series Land Rover is easier than you may think

JOURNEYS

SIR TINLEY RIDES AGAIN
Tales of a 1957 107in Station Wagon’s 3,000mile journey around South Africa

‘TWO FINGERS TO SUNSET’
Peter Moore and friends tackle the inhospitable terrain of Australia’s Simpson Desert in Series Land Rovers

MUCH BETTER THAN GOING BY BOAT – PART 3
Mike Wykeham completes his journey to Australia, from the Caspian Sea to Melbourne

REGULARS

NEWS
Summarising Land Rover news, readers’ letters and some products that have caught our eye this month

BEHIND THE WHEEL
What’s Under Your Bonnet? Dave Marsh contemplates the different kinds of engines available for Land Rovers

EVENTS CALENDAR
We look ahead to 2018 and give you some dates to write in your new diary

EVENT REVIEWS
The Adventure Overland Show, Newbury 4x4 and Vintage Spares Day

CENTRESPREAD
The Land Rover Series One Club’s ex-military 1950 80in cutaway chassis training aid

LOOKING BACK
1962: Trucial Transport – Series One Land Rovers