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Project Cars: 2001 Land Rover Defender 130 – Update

The first introduction of my old Land Rover Defender was brief, without too much detail or history. In this instalment, we delve into the story of buying and modifying the Defender, and some of the adventures we've had since. After my 1971 Series IIA Land Rover – my daily driver at the time – failed its annual roadworthy test in spectacular form many years ago, I decided to get something a little bit newer...

2021 Land Rover Defender 110 P400 S on-road review

We've tested the new Defender off-road and now it's time to take a look at how it performs on-road around town.

Modern Classic review: 2016 Land Rover Defender Heritage

The last example of Land Rover's legendary off-roader is a bona-fide modern classic.

2020 Land Rover Defender 110 P400 S off-road review

Is this new Defender actually any good off-road? Well, there's only one way to truly find out.

2021 Land Rover Defender 90 review

For the baby Land Rover Defender, it's a case of same story, different ending.

2021 Range Rover Sport HST diesel review: Ingenium inline-six

New diesel sharpens the appeal of the Sport, but it is still feeling old.

Project Cars: 1971 Land Rover Series IIA – Update

It’s not worth it. You’ve got no idea what you are doing. You’re chasing your tail. You should be spending your money on other things. Just sell it. Move on. Despite such reasonable and pragmatic thoughts, I haven’t been able to bring myself to sell this flogged-out old battler...

2020 Land Rover Discovery Sport long-term review: Farewell

Time is up for the Land Rover Discovery Sport. Let's assess whether it lives up to the premium nature of the brand before wrapping up.

2020 Range Rover Sport Si4 PHEV SE review

The phrase ‘hybrid Range Rover’ certainly gets people’s attention, but does the pricey SUV do enough to keep it?

2020 Land Rover Discovery Sport review: R-Dynamic SE D180

A seven-seater with more sex appeal than most, this car is an ultra-comfortable, configurable family transporter that doesn’t sacrifice cool factor.

A brief history of the Land Rover Defender

Few vehicles shake up a motor show like a new Land Rover. Look at the new Defender which stole the show at Frankfurt. Funnily enough, the original Land Rover did something similar 71 years ago.  The new Land Rover Defender is incredibly important for the brand. It represents a huge redesign for the iconic model, which will be under lots of pressure to sell...