motodrome are pleased to offer GB263, a 1998/S reg Land Rover Defender 50th Anniversary 4.0 V8, as usual finished in Atlantis Metallic.
Comes with the nice ‘S500 DEF’ plate as shown in the photos.
50ths are fitted as standard with automatic transmission, anti-roll bars, air conditioning, factory Safari rollcage, cubbybox, lowered rear bulkhead, NAS rear step, full-length chrome sidesteps, and pewter alloy wheels (shod with BFG all-terrains) all of which this retains.
It’s further fitted with a fully-functional LPG system (but runs equally well on petrol) , colour coded grille and light surrounds, uprated headlights, DRL front bumper, snorkel, rear window grilles, electric front windows, sports exhaust, mudflaps all round, and radio/CD.
Supplied by us to the last owner in 2013, he’s had 6 years of fun with it and reports it’s been totally reliable. In 2015 he sent it to Nene Overland for an overhaul including (but not limited to)
- New rear crossmember
- New suspension all round
- New brake discs and pads all round
- New wheels
- New headlining and carpets
- New front bumper with integrated DRLs
Odometer reading now 131000 miles.
It comes with MOT to October 2020 and 6 months warranty on sale. . It looks absolutely stunning, and drives superbly with a lovely exhaust note.
At the bottom of the page, you’ll find our usual 2 videos: a walkaround appraisal, and driving impressions