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    Auctions: Start your private army with 43 Land Rover Defenders
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    Living in the United States, Land Rover Defenders aren't exactly thick on the ground. Even if you are lucky enough to stumble on one that's worth buying, though, the price can easily exceed the cost of a new Land Rover LR4 or Range Rover Evoque, with the finest, low-mileage examples going nearly ...

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    Official: Chevy-powered Icon Land Rover Defender 90 goes its own way [w/video]
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    As far as resto-mods go, few turn the trick quite as well as the folks at Icon. We've seen the California outfit do its thing with everything from a Chevy Thriftmaster pickup and Ford Bronco to an electric bicycle and even an Ural Solo motorbike. For its latest project, Icon has worked over ...

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    Report: Next Land Rover Defender will 'have to wash its face' to gain broader appeal
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    Land Rover design director Gerry McGovern said in an interview with English newspaper the Shropshire Star that the next-generation Defender will need to achieve a five-fold sales increase in order to support its business case. Getting from 20,000 annual sales to 100,000 means "we have to broaden ...

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    Official: Land Rover drives Defender to the Pole of Cold
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    You may think it's cold where you are right now, polar vortexes and whatnot, but no matter where you are, you know it's got to be colder somewhere else. Except if you're at the Pole of Cold. The point in Siberia has recorded the coldest temperatures in history, dipping down to -67.7 degrees ...

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    Report: Land Rover Defender pickup coming in 2017?
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    American consumers will remember the Land Rover Defender as a utilitarian SUV that was sold in the US for a short time. What many may not realize, though, is that in its home market the Defender is arguably one of the most versatile vehicles around, available in a number of different body styles ...

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    Motorsports: Land Rover launches Defender Challenge by Bowler rally series
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    Want to work your way up to Formula One? There are numerous feeder series you can start out with. Same goes for NASCAR, Indy, the World Rally Championship... just about every form of motorsport has its ladder to ascend. But Land Rover and its racing partner Bowler noticed a lack of a clear path ...

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    Podcast: Autoblog Podcast #354
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    2015 Ford Mustang renders, four-door FT-86, Land Rover Defender ending production, Ford's Vignale trim Episode #354 of the Autoblog podcast is here, and this week, Dan Roth and Jeff Ross are joined by Autoblog alum George Kennedy from Boldride.com. Topics include the most recent crop of 2015 ...

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    Submit your questions for Autoblog Podcast #354 LIVE!
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    We're set to record Autoblog Podcast #354 tonight, and you can check out the topics below, drop us your questions and comments via our Q&A module, and don't forget to subscribe to the Autoblog Podcast in iTunes if you haven't already done so. To take it all in live, tune in to our UStream ...

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    Report: Land Rover ending Defender production after 67 years
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    Great Britain's original off-roader will be ending production in 2015, 67 years after it started rolling out of factories. That's right, the Land Rover Defender is slated to end its run in just over two short years. And although that name "Defender" has only been in use since 1990, the vehicle ...

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    Report: Next-gen Defender plans scrapped, Freelander name being dropped
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    There seem to be plenty of reports swirling in regards to Land Rover lately. According to Autocar, not only is the British automaker going back to the drawing board for the design of its next-generation Defender, but the outlet is also saying that the Freelander name could be dropped. While the ...

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    Official: Land Rover Defender LXV special edition celebrates 65 years of going anywhere
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    Land Rover held a 65th birthday party for itself at Packington Estate, on the grounds where its contributions to the world of off-roading were tested from the very first model in 1948 all the way through the 1970s. If you weren't there, you missed getting a piece of the birthday cake delivered ...

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    Report: Land Rover Defender will return to U.S. in next generation [UPDATE]
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    Good news, Defender fans: Word has it Land Rover will bring the rugged SUV to the U.S. market once the next-generation bows. According to TheCarConnection.com, Jaguar Land Rover North America CEO Andy Goss confirmed the next Defender will be a global product, and that it will be specifically ...

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    Lego Land Rover Defender 110 is plasticized perfection [w/video]
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    It's official. You really can build anything from Lego blocks. Behold a fully-functional 1:8.5 scale version of a Land Rover Defender 110. This radio-controlled machine features a five-speed transmission with reverse, a two-speed transfer case that offers both four-wheel and two-wheel drive modes ...

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    Official: Vilner adds wood paneling to Land Rover Defender
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    Bulgarian tuner Vilner has some kind of Luxo-Ray that fires munitions packed with at least two tons of quilted leather and Alcantara, then aims it at just about everything as soon as it can be reloaded. The latest target is the Land Rover Defender Wood, making this the second time in a year that ...

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    Prindiville smooths out the Land Rover Defender's rough edges
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    Among the most capable SUVs, some are luxurious and some are decidedly spartan. The Land Rover Defender stands firmly in the latter category, but that won't stop some tuners from sprucing it up. Prindiville Design, based near Silverstone, recently unveiled its own take on the Lamborghini ...

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    Report: Blaser outfits special edition Land Rover Defender for hunting
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    The Land Rover Defender may be nearing the end of its line, but over the course of its lifetime it has become the go-to vehicle for any number of off-road applications. They're used on safaris and expeditions, by military forces and humanitarian organizations. And yes, they're used by hunters. ...

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    Report: Next Land Rover Defender to be built in India?
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    When Tata's purchase of Jaguar and Land Rover began to appear inevitable, the question "Would you buy a Jaguar made in India?" was oft repeated. Yet it looks like Land Rover will be the first of the two brands to try to benefit from this kind of Anglo-Indian synergy: a report in Autocar states ...

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    Report: Land Rover bringing updated DC100 Defender concept to LA
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    We were all surprised when we arrived in Frankfurt a couple of months ago to find Land Rover there with not one, but two distinct versions of the DC100 concept: one hardtop and one open-air model. But when the LA Auto Show opens later this month, Land Rover is set to unveil a third version. We ...

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    Report: Land Rover Defender to soldier on until 2017
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    Autocar reports that the Land Rover Defender will be around a good bit longer than we thought. The vehicle may stay on dealer lots until at least 2017 thanks in part to a new 2.2-liter diesel engine that can meet more stringent EU6 emissions standards. Originally, a successor to the long-running ...

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    Official: All-new Land Rover Defender coming in 2015
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    The new Land Rover Defender cometh in 2015, so sayeth – officially – Land Rover. When it released information and photos on the DC100 concept not long ago, the accompanying press release stated "Land Rover confirms its intention to launch a new Defender in 2015." Bringing a spot of ...

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