1990 Land Rover Defender 110 V8 Media   Chassis no. SALLDHAV7FA449135

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Lot 194
1990 Land Rover Defender 110 V8 Media
Registration no. G989 VUE Chassis no. SALLDHAV7FA449135

Sold for £ 19,125 (US$ 25,757) inc. premium
1990 Land Rover Defender 110 V8 Media
Registration no. G989 VUE
Chassis no. SALLDHAV7FA449135
*Ultimate Media vehicle
*Rover 3.5-litre V8 engine
*Extensive military service
*Fully equipped


MOT Expired 01/12/2018
Mileage 19,900

This very rare media Land Rover was built for Reuters News Reporters in 1990 and it is believed to be one of a kind, fitted with a 3.5-litre V8 engine and 5 speed manual gearbox. Having seen active service in Afghanistan the sister vehicle is in the Imperial War Museum with extensive war damage. Designed and fitted with air conditioning, radios, communications unit and with special stowage for films and cameras, the Defender sports fully bullet proof doors, windows and body. The window glass was replaced at a cost of £8,000 in recent years. Running and driving 'VUE' is offered with previously mentioned history and V5C registration document.

Footnotes

  • Vendor Score Total: 58/100

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    Key for sellers' assessments:
    1/5 POOR. A project vehicle | Requires urgent attention | Damaged | Parts missing
    2/5 AVERAGE. Useable condition | Requires some attention | Light damage
    3/5 GOOD. Drive away | Presents well | Good history file | Drives well
    4/5 VERY GOOD. Well restored | Running and driving with no noticeable faults | Sound throughout
    5/5 EXCELLENT. Concours condition | Beautifully presented | Driving very well

    EXTERIOR TOTAL: 16/25
    Body Work: 4
    Chrome/Plastics/Trim: 3
    Glass: 3
    Paint: 3
    Wheels/Tyres: 3

    INTERIOR TOTAL: 12/20
    Dashboard/Door cards/Carpets: 3
    Headlining: 3
    Seats: 3
    Trim: 3

    ENGINE TOTAL: 12/20
    Mechanical components: 3
    Running: 3
    Starting: 3
    Under Bonnet: 3

    RUNNING GEAR TOTAL: 12/20
    Axles: 3
    Brakes: 3
    Gearbox/Clutch: 3
    Suspension: 3

    ELECTRICAL TOTAL: 6/10
    Ancillary components: 3
    Main components: 3

    Car History File: 5/5
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1990 Land Rover Defender 110 V8 Media   Chassis no. SALLDHAV7FA449135
1990 Land Rover Defender 110 V8 Media   Chassis no. SALLDHAV7FA449135
1990 Land Rover Defender 110 V8 Media   Chassis no. SALLDHAV7FA449135
1990 Land Rover Defender 110 V8 Media   Chassis no. SALLDHAV7FA449135
1990 Land Rover Defender 110 V8 Media   Chassis no. SALLDHAV7FA449135
1990 Land Rover Defender 110 V8 Media   Chassis no. SALLDHAV7FA449135
1990 Land Rover Defender 110 V8 Media   Chassis no. SALLDHAV7FA449135
1990 Land Rover Defender 110 V8 Media   Chassis no. SALLDHAV7FA449135
1990 Land Rover Defender 110 V8 Media   Chassis no. SALLDHAV7FA449135
1990 Land Rover Defender 110 V8 Media   Chassis no. SALLDHAV7FA449135
1990 Land Rover Defender 110 V8 Media   Chassis no. SALLDHAV7FA449135
1990 Land Rover Defender 110 V8 Media   Chassis no. SALLDHAV7FA449135
1990 Land Rover Defender 110 V8 Media   Chassis no. SALLDHAV7FA449135
1990 Land Rover Defender 110 V8 Media   Chassis no. SALLDHAV7FA449135
1990 Land Rover Defender 110 V8 Media   Chassis no. SALLDHAV7FA449135
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