Classic Land Rover - July 2015

£4.60 (Approx $5.71 or €5.19)


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LAND ROVERS

GLOBAL BRAND AMBASSADOR
Tim Dines owns R3, the third Land Rover ever made

WORTHWHILE PROJECT
A pair of blue and green 80in restorations

DREAMT UP IN THE PUB
Patina, paint, passion - this Series One has it all

RUNAROUND BLUE
A tractor restorer’s daily runabout IIA bits

SLOWER TIMES AND HAPPY DAYS
A Series II 88in wedding car business

SEVENTIES STYLE ICON
A remarkably original Series III 88in

LEARNING CURVE
A reader's Santana restoration

LINK WITH PAST
The Series IIA that used to belong to Spencer Wilks

OUR LAND ROVERS
Kev Mills’s 80in and Kate Russell’s Series III 88

JOURNEYS

SUMMER IN THE AUVERGNE
Oliver Moll’s family camping trip to France in a IIA 109in Station Wagon

THE ROAD TO MOROCCO
Heading south through Spain in a Series III 109in Station Wagon

TECH AND TOOLBOX

TIGHTER IS NOT ALWAYS BETTER
Overhauling a Land Rover’s hubs

PUTTING A DAMPENER ON IT
Changing the shock absorbers on an 80in

BLOWING HOT AND COLD
Fitting a new heater core to a Series IIA

BURNING THE MIDNIGHT OIL
Overhauling a 2.5 NA diesel engine

REGULARS

NEWS AND VIEWS
Four pages of news, letters and dogs

EVENTS
There’s plenty of busy weekends ahead

CENTRESPREAD
An AA man’s Series III 88in hard-top

EVENTS ROUND-UP
Three spring events profiled

CLASSIFIEDS
Lots of classics for sale - Bag a bargain!

VINTAGE ESSENTIALS
Emrys Kirby’s grease gun

NOSTALGIA
Land Rover-approved accessories for towing

BEHIND THE WHEEL
The difference between price and value