4×4 Driving

Off-Road Raw Real and Remote Places

An off-road overlanding adventure is an exhilarating experience. It gives you the opportunity to travel to some of the most remote destinations and the chance to experience what ordinary travellers can’t. Safety and preparation If your dream is to set off and explore raw, real and remote destinations, you’re going to need the right vehicle and preparation to get you…

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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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land rover defender georgia

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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Rhinos on our Trek

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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Defender on an Expedition

Your Off-Road Expedition Vehicle Customized

Maybe you are built for the city life or for the outdoors; maybe you’re a combination of the two. Either way, why would you not want a customized off-road expedition vehicle? Classic Overland does not believe in limiting yourself. We go out of our way to make the inaccessible, accessible. We’re here to help you customize your Overlanding experiences by giving you the platform to buy, restore, upgrade or modify your own Defender to suit your needs.

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Classic Overland creator Stebin and his wife Roos

Take the Plunge, Take the Wheel

We’re not just passionate about Land Rover Defenders USA — we’re passionate about seeing the world beyond our borders.

Before I arrived on my first trip, I was told by a South African that the one thing I’ll notice about Africa is this incredible energy that surrounds you. I totally laughed them off because I’m not one of those people who believe in that sort of thing. I’ll be the first to admit I was wrong. I’m not sure if it’s the way the sun hits you, but you can feel the energy of the continent. That’s what made me fall in love with it.

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