Cuthbertson Land Rovers
A very interesting line up at Cuthbertsons yard in the late '80s. Two Land Rover's with Cuthbertson tracked conversion stand next to a Diamond T 980/981 and are framed by a 6x6 Thames Trader crane and Scania 110/140. I believe all these vehicles were cleared a couple of years after I took this picture, and I'm not sure if any survived, although an enterprising fellow Flickr-ite has gone to the trouble of restoring a Cuthbertson Land Rover.
LAND ROVER DEFENDERS ARE HIGH FASHION
This year like last year Hackett uses a Land Rover Defender in their spring/summer campaign, but they are not alone also Michael Kors, Ralph Lauren and even Louis Vuitton are using this rugged icon in their campaigns. Yep, the Defender is now official a fashion statement. Chad needs a new car.....
Army to use 'Mad Max' 4x4 to fight Taliban
A 'Mad Max'-style attack vehicle is to be used by the Army to tackle the Taliban in Afghanistan. The new 4x4 vehicles, described by one serving officer as 'like a Land Rover on steroids' ares bristling with weapons and can travel at 80mph
Date: 22 March 2003 Location: Southern Iraq 1st Battalion The Royal Irish Regiment Event: Operation Telic Photo By: WO2 Giles Penfound Image No: OP TELIC,03,010,026,208 Title: Caption: Soldiers of the Heavy Machine Gun Platoon of the 1st Battalion Royal Irish Battle Group travel past one of the many burning oil wells as they take part in the invasion of Iraq. Crown Copyright For More Information Contact : Picture Editor Media Operations HQ Land Command Erskine Barracks Wilton, Wilts SP2 OAG…