Skip to main content

Land Rover - Line in the Snow

  • 1948 Land Rover Series I launched at the Amsterdam Motor Show
  • 1953 Long Wheelbase version of the Series I is introduced
  • 1956 Oxford and Cambridge teams complete on London to Singapore expedition in Series I
  • 1958 Land Rover Series II unveiled with more refined design
  • 1970 Original two-door Range Rover (the Classic) goes on sale
  • 1971 Land Rover Series III launched
  • 1972 Range Rover crosses Darien Gap on 18,000-mile Trans-America expedition
  • 1976 1,000,000th Land Rover built
  • 1979 A Range Rover wins the inaugural Paris-Dakar rally (and again in 1981)
  • 1981 Land Rover begins legendary partnership with Camel Trophy
  • 1981 Four-door Range Rover released
  • 1989 Land Rover Discovery, the third Land Rover model, goes on sale
  • 1990 Original ‘Landie’ relaunched and renamed Defender
  • 1994 Second generation Range Rover launched
  • 1997 All-new Freelander is unveiled with innovative new technology: Hill Descent Control
  • 2001 Third-generation Range Rover with all-round independent air suspension revealed
  • 2003 Inaugural G4 challenge sees 16 teams traverse USA, South Africa and Australia
  • 2004 Range Stormer Concept previews performance Range Rover and three-door body
  • 2004 Discovery 3/LR3, the third-generation Discovery, launched at New York Motor Show
  • 2005 All-new Range Rover Sport unveiled
  • 2006 Freelander 2/LR2 launched. The first Land Rover to be manufactured at Halewood
  • 2008 LRX concept car previews design language of a new luxury compact SUV
  • 2009 Fourth generation of the Land Rover Discovery introduced
  • 2010 Range Rover Evoque, the world’s first luxury compact SUV, makes global debut
  • 2012 Fourth-generation Range Rover introduced – the first all-aluminium SUV
  • 2013 New generation of Range Rover Sport unveiled at New York Motor Show
  • 2014 Special Vehicle Operations (SVO) division is officially launched
  • 2014 Range Rover Sport SVR debuts, the fastest, most agile, most powerful Land Rover
  • 2014 Discovery Vision Concept previews design vision for new family of Discovery vehicles
  • 2014 Launch of Discovery Sport, a new premium compact SUV with 5+2 seating
  • 2015 Trio of end-of-line Defender editions revealed with biggest sand drawing in UK
  • 2015 Exclusive Range Rover SVAutobiography long wheelbase launched in New York
  • 2015 Evoque Convertible becomes world’s first luxury compact SUV convertible
  • 2015 One-of-a-kind Land Rover 'Defender 2,000,000' sells for £400,000 at charity auction
  • 2016 Last Defender rolls off the production line
  • 2016 All-new Discovery with world-first remote Intelligent Seat Fold technology launched
  • 2017 Land Rover launches the fourth Range Rover, the Velar
  • 2018 Limited Edition Range Rover SV Coupé debuts at Geneva Motor Show


Popular posts from this blog

C8 Corvette Spied Again | May 18

2015 Zolland Design Volkswagen Beetle 4x4

Yeah yeah it's Geneva and all, but is this thing cool or what 

Ferrari SP38

Maranello, May 23 2018 – The Ferrari SP38, the latest offspring from Ferrari’s One-Off programme, has been unveiled at Fiorano where, after the ceremonial handover to one of Ferrari’s most dedicated customers, the car was immediately put through its paces in a series of hot laps.
Designed by the Ferrari Design Centre on the chassis and running gear of the 488 GTB, this unique car reflects the specific vision of a client with a deep passion for racing. The result is a model that can be driven both on road and on track, while at the same time expressing all the beauty and innovation inherent in Ferrari’s road cars.
The all-new bodywork, in a newly conceived three-layer metallic red, marks a radical departure from the language aesthetic of the donor car. The twin-turbo, twin-intercooler set-up of the award-winning 488 GTB inspired the team to reference the mighty F40 as an icon from which to instruct the project’s general direction.
Compared to the 488 chassis, the visual mass of SP38 a…

Spied | C8 ME Corvette | May 16

Things are getting shaped... and that shape is gor-geous. More beautiful than any rendering before. It looks that the car has flat top racing style steering wheel, flat engine cowl, buttresses, active-aero, beefy dual brake calipers in the rear, folding hard top.


What's New with the 2019 Corvette - 2018 NCM Bash

Mercedes-Benz 230 SL. Aus Liebe zur „Pagode“

Drive the Boss! Toto and Valtteri Tear It Up at Silverstone

2018 Lexus LS 500: “Stand Out” Featuring Jason Day

0 to 60: Atlanta - Engineered by Lexus. Episode Five.