Classic Land Rover - August 2015

£4.60 (Approx $5.74 or €5.20)


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LAND ROVERS

AFRICAN TWIN
A Series III 88in assembled by União in Angola

DUE CARE AND ATTENTION
A Series IIA that’s been with one family for 32 years

LAND ROVER’S NEW LAND ROVER
That’s what the advertising said in 1983

GRIZZLY TORQUE
Two Canadians travelled the word in this unique Land
Rover in the late fi fties

VIVE LE SHABBY-CHIC
An 80in with patina on top and perfect underneath

OUR LAND ROVERS
A Range Rover two-door and a pair of leafers

JOURNEYS

ROCK THE KASBAH
Shoestring overlanding in Morocco in our Series III
Station Wagon

SANTANA TROPHY
Spanish-built Land Rovers in North Africa

TECH AND TOOLBOX

POWER TO THE RIGHT
Fitting RHD power steering to a LHD Santana

GIVE ME SOME SKIN
Reskinning a Series rear ’safari’ door

RESTRAINING ORDER
Fitting seatbelts to an 80in Land Rover

BE PREPARED
Final tweaks to the Series III Station Wagon before it left for North Africa

REGULARS

NEWS, PRODUCTS AND LETTERS
Readers add to the debate and photograph their dogs!

EVENTS ROUND UP
ALRC National Rally at Eastnor, the Spring Adventure at Ripley Castle and the new and informal Patina National Gathering

CENTRESPREAD
A classic advertising image of a Series IIA 88in

FENS IN THE FRAME
1980s Land Rover action in East Anglia

VINTAGE ESSENTIALS
Remember the Footprint, a self-gripping adjustable wrench?

BEHIND THE WHEEL
Louise Limb on two and four-wheeled classics