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Why South Africans Love The Land Rover Defender

South Africa is a country well known for its overlanding and safari adventures. So, it’s no secret that South African drivers love taking on these exploratory trips in their Land Rover Defender. Before the name change (Land Rover named their vehicles in series – so series III) to Defenders, most “Saffer” (*South African slang for themselves) Land Rover enthusiasts were…

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The Difference is in the Details

Attention to the details when modifying a Defender is the difference between a vehicle that is bound for legendary status and one that’s going to blend into the parking lot. We believe that the tiny details make a monumental difference. It’s the reason why we only agree to work on 1 out of 10 of the Defenders we come across.…

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Why are our Defenders so valuable?

There are many answers to this question. The obvious being custom Defenders are for those who love exploring rugged terrain and finding new places. Another reason would be that the vehicles off-road 4×4 skills. While these may be true, here’s why our Classic Overland Defenders are of infinite worth… New versus old: Just not the same… Over the years, custom…

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Classic Overland’s African Trek

At Classic Overland, we don’t just built bespoke defenders based on our experience in Georgia. We do our research. Stebin recently arrived home after his expedition to South Africa, the home base of Classic Overland. He was accompanied by his childhood friend, Shannon and of course, there was business to be done. However, no African trip is complete without some…

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