"There is one word that summarises the appeal of Land Rover's Defender: Simplicity. It might be that this straightforwardness of approach is the harbinger of its ultimate demise. But we think it's the direct approach to an automotive problem that "
Land Rover Defender – Off Road Icon
The latest Land Rover Defender is just the latest in a long line that can trace a direct descent from the original Series 1 designed by Maurice & Spencer Wilks way back in 1947. Although some things have changed a lot over the last 60 years, one thing that hasn’t is the Land Rover’s position at the pinnacle of off-road evolution.
Without the creature comforts and understated luxury of the Freelander and Discovery, the Defender is the purist’s Land Rover, and its simple lines make it one of the most recognisable vehicles in the world.
Here are some more shots of the Defender 110 Crew Cab in its muddy natural habitat that we didn’t have space for in the print edition.
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