Classic Land Rover - February 2016

£4.60 (Approx $5.74 or €5.18)


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LAND ROVERS

IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF THE MASTER
One man’s spectacular collection of classic Series Land Rovers

CHILD OF THE EIGHTIES
A nicely original 1984 diesel Ninety hard-top

GOOD TO GO
A Series III 109in with a Nissan diesel conversion

BARGAIN BASEMENT
This is what can be achieved with an eBay bargain Series III

MOVING ALONG
A gently evolving 80in retro trialler

LOWLAND RANGER
The all-action military Minerva

OUR LAND ROVERS
An 80in fire engine and a barn find One Ten

JOURNEYS

AND SO IT ENDS
Battered but unbowed, the Marrakech Express 109 comes home from Morocco via Spain

SPORTING WHEN WET
Classic autumn Welsh greenlaning in three Series IIIs

TECH AND TOOLBOX

WON OVER BY THE V8
Part 1 of an in-depth look at the venerable Rover V8 engine and its Land Rover applications

WARM AS TOAST
Useful tips for winter motoring in your classic Land Rover

THE CLUTCH CLAW
One way to protect your classic Land Rover against opportunist theft

THE REAR POWER TAKE-OFF
The history and fitting of one of the most sought after Series accessories

REGULARS

NEWS AND VIEWS
News, letters and readers’ dogs

EVENTS LISTING
2016 is going to be a busy year

CLASSICS ON PARADE
The 2015 NEC Classic Car Show

CENTRESPREAD
A Series One during winter in Scotland from the AA’s archives

THRIFTY SHADES OF GREY
An early Series II 109in that bears the patina of hard work and is now almost retired

VINTAGE ESSENTIALS
The legendary Firestone Super All Traction tyre and later versions like the Mud Plugga

BEHIND THE WHEEL
Dave Marsh on the end of Defender production and what it means to generations of owners