Classic Land Rover - January 2018

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LAND ROVERS

IN PURSUIT OF EXCELLENCE
An engineer sets about restoring his Series IIA and isn’t prepared to cut any corners

TIME SERVED
Emrys Kirby drives an immaculate unrestored early Discovery and reckons it’s time to call it a true classic

GREEN ENERGY
A new lease of life is given to a 1-Ton

LET IT SHINE
Getting the lowdown on one of the shiniest concours-quality Bronze Green IIAs

KATIE THE EIGHTY
This 1952 80in Series One is a much-loved member of the Smeeth family

THREE DEGREES OF SEPARATION
Learning more about Martin Port’s Series II’s life in East Africa and its links to John Wayne

ICE BREAKER
Sarah Leamy makes a new friend in Maine who shares her love of Series Land Rovers

TECH AND TOOLBOX

A WARM START
Jim Willett experiments with an engine pre-heater on his IIA

MARRAKECH RE-EXPRESS
This month, the Station Wagon’s engine and gearbox are checked and re-fitted

CAMSHAFT FAILURE
Investigating and resolving a camshaft failure on a 1989 90

PEGASUS MOVES ON
Craig Allen fits a petrol engine to his Series III then waves it goodbye

FROM SORN TO REBORN
First in a four-part report on rejuvenating a neglected but sound 1993 Range Rover Vogue SE 3.9

JOURNEYS

MAKING A DIFFERENCE
A 50-day journey around the coast of England and Wales visiting lifeboat stations and raising money for charity

THE BALTIC EXPRESS
Team Faff take their Series Ones on another adventure

REGULARS

NEWS AND VIEWS
This month’s round up of news, products and letters

EVENT LISTINGS
Looking ahead to 2018 and not-to-be-missed Land Rover events

BEHIND THE WHEEL
Martin Port bemoans the fact that traffic on the M3 is now back up to speed

EVENT REVIEWS
The British Invasion Car Show, The Classic Car Show at the NEC and Amberley Museum’s Classic Land Rover Show

CENTRESPREAD
A 1975 Series III 109in hard-top Land Rover in a quarry

OUR LAND ROVERS
Summer is a state of mind; exploring the Welsh coast and the Ceiriog Valley

LOOKING BACK
A load of old rubbish; refuse trucks or ‘bin wagons’