Classic Land Rover - May 2018

£4.50 (Approx $6.54 or €5.75)


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LAND ROVERS

THREE TO THE POWER OF EIGHT
Emrys Kirby takes an in-depth look at the development of the Stage 1 V8

AN AMERICAN DREAM
Jim Macri undertakes an ambitious project: to create a Centre Steer replica, a New England prototype

SAVED FROM THE SCILLIES
Rescued from a field, this Series III Land Rover fire engine once served the Isles of Scilly

T FOR TWO
A Model T Ford built from sticky-backed plastic, glue and a Series One trialler

READY FOR ADVENTURE
Gavin Dolan is looking forward to getting out and about with his family in his rebuilt Series III

IN PRIMA CONDITION
This 80in looks like a straightforward restoration until you look under the bonnet

READ ALL ABOUT IT
For classic Land Rover owners who fancy a spot of armchair adventuring there’s plenty of expedition accounts to collect

BACK FROM THE BRINK
Students breathe new life into a British classic

FREE WITH THIS ISSUE

BUYING GUIDE
DEFENDER 300 TDI

TECH AND TOOLBOX

NEWLY SPRUNG
Martin Port fits new leaf springs to his Series Land Rover

FRIEND OR FOE
Steve Marsh explains how to use a NATO towing eye safely

MAIDEN VOYAGE
Part four of Toby Savage’s project to rejuvenate a 1993 Range Rover Vogue SE 3.9

THE FINER POINTS
Jim Willett learns how Land Rover speedometers actually work

REGULARS

NEWS AND VIEWS

EVENT REVIEW
An Italian Celebration, Paolo Turinetti was at Automotoretro with his 70-year-old Series One

EVENT LISTINGS

CENTRESPREAD
The Royal Show at the National Agricultural Centre in July 1974

AT LONG LAST
CLR photographer Ian Clegg is now the proud owner of a Land Rover

HIT THE NORTH
George Hepworth made an 800-mile round trip in his Series IIA to discover the delights of the North York Moors

LOOKING BACK
The New Romantics; the Series III 88in Station Wagons acquired a touch of luxury in the early 1980s

JOURNEYS

OUR MAN IN ALGIERS
Dave Whelpton recounts his time as a mechanic in the Algerian desert during the 1970s