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  1. General Motoring Discussion
    Sir Jim Ratcliff , the richest man in the UK plans to produce new Land Rovers in the traditional Defender style. Highly complementary about the potential for Britain to produce a car as well as any other nation, he's advertising jobs for four major roles in the new company...
  2. General Motoring Discussion
    In order to finally bring myself up to date with modern metal and motoring matters, over a leisurely coffee this morning I took the time to read and absorb the contents of an issue of Autocar from December 1982. I am excited to see that Rover is to introduce the Rover Vitesse, a high performance...
  3. General Motoring Discussion
    Chinese tax changes, Brexit and Diesel to blame.£264-million-first-quarter-loss And they may pull out of uk if Brexit goes wrong.
  4. General Motoring Discussion
    Will they sell as many? Will Hutton tweeted "#Brexit Britain Part 2. Tata to move all production of Discovery Land Rover to Slovakia, wider manufacturing output falls 1.4 per cent in April and export growth slumping. Not a “bump in the road” aka Boris Johnson. The result of impending disastrous...
  5. General Motoring Discussion
    They do love their little challenges when launching vehicles.
  6. General Motoring Discussion
    A new survey ranks the drivers for friendliness Drivers of these cars have been declared the rudest on Britain's roads | City A.M.
  7. General Motoring Discussion
    I've seen a few of those shonky Streetwises around recently. Given the market for faux 2WD SUV/crossovers, were Rover just way ahead of the game on this one? Rover Streetwise | Guilty pleasures: Nine Rovers you probably shouldn?t want to own, but secretly do - Cars Plenty of Dacia Sandero...
  8. General Motoring Discussion
    ........when a Lambo can do it just as well, only with a bit more style? :thumbup:. A Lamborghini Diablo VT 6.0 Makes a Perfectly Good Winter Car
  9. General Motoring Discussion
    The last Defender: Is Land Rover's off-road heyday over? - BBC News it will always be a Series I/II(A)/III SWB/LWB or 90/110(109). "Defender" is a modern affectation. :p
  10. General Motoring Discussion
    Anyone going skiing in France in the next month or two? LR are running their testdrives on some of the snow circuits at certain ski resorts. Don't know if they do the same in the UK. Land Rover Winter Tour Booked mine already. ;-)
  11. South Africa
    So LR have just announced that they've made the Freelander 1 an LR heritage vehicle. Latest Landy Heritage 4x4: Best-selling Freelander 1 | Wheels24 What this basically means is they've committed to keep on supplying parts for these cars for the foreseeable future. Why oh why can't AR do the...
  12. South Africa
    One of the daftest and most entertaining track tests I've ever seen. Range Rover Sport SVR Races Alfa Romeo 4C on the Track, Wins by Cheating - Video - autoevolution
  13. General Motoring Discussion
    Hi all, I have a friend at work who has built a really tidy Land Rover Series 3 with his son. It is now on the Lego website and up for vote as to whether it can go into production or not. It needs 10 000 votes to go into consideration for production by Lego. I'll leave the link here and if...
  14. General Motoring Discussion
    are they becoming the new BMW / Audi driver ? Arrogant and thoughtless are the qualities I look for and a lot of the drivers of Range Rovers certainly qualify. Maybe I'm just an old grump but they seem to be driven by very young men with fashionable haircuts or equally young women who never...
  15. General Motoring Discussion
    ... in The US! WooHoo! Land Rover Experience Driving School | Quail Lodge | Off Road Driving School California :D
  16. Introduce Yourself
    Hello all, Tomorrow, I trade in my 2004, 151,200 mile Rover 75 diesel (yeah I know) for a 2012 Mito Sprint 1.3 JTDM - 2 with less than 7,000 miles on the clock. A big difference in cars, but I am using the hopefully great mpg of the Mito to subsidise it's monthly payments. 44mpg on the Rover...
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