Ta Ta, Land Rover: British Army Replaces Defender With American Ridgback

In a truly majestic snub, the British Ministry of Defence has elected to replace its forward fleet of Land Rover Defenders with American-made "Ridgback" (or "Ridgeback" depending upon source) 4x4 armored trucks. The new vehicles are said to provide better protection for troops, better handling — better… »6/30/08 1:00pm6/30/08 1:00pm