Let me tell you about the first day of Gumball 3000 and what it was like in a Twisted Defender.
I am a photographer so was doing my best to run round all day taking photos (for you all!), but in between it I found a little time to get soaked by the rain and appreciate some of the awesome cars and atmosphere and buzz of… »
Land Rover says a new, cleaner diesel engine for the Defender is EU5-compatible. This means that, while the long-awaited, all-new Defender has yet to emerge, the current model's won a short-term fight for survival — at least in Europe. »
The addition of 16-inch "Saw Tooth" alloy wheels and new paint is barely newsworthy, but the new Defender LE looks just that badass. Three of these and we can conquer Argentina again, mates. Then we'll never pay for Quilmes again. »
Since we've got a Land Rover clanking into the JFG today, it seems only right that we show you one that goes a little quicker than it did when new. With an 800-horse blown Cleveland, this beast runs 8.57 at 156 MPH in the quarter-mile. Thanks to Franzouse (and the others who sent this in after he did) for the tip!… »
Here at tha Jalop, we greatly admire the mad skills of Russ Swift, a man who may well be the United Kingdom's premier workin'-it-for-a-living hoon. Here he swaps his customary Mini for a Landie and keeps the high-CG sucker delicately balanced on two wheels. Good show, Mister Swift. Good show.
Two wheeling in a…
We have to say, we definitely take issue with Hammond on his dis of the Beetle in this clip. It spawned the dune buggy, the Baja Bug, the Porsche 356 and the Microbus; it launched one of the largest car companies in the world. The 911 still feels its influence, and people loved it so much, they brought it back. And …»