5 Of The Best Vintage Off-Roaders We Want Now

Ball & Buck Jeep CJ-8 Scrambler

Ball and Buck make the perfect vintage Jeep pickup to pair with their outdoor menswear. A bonus, Compared to lux Defenders, Ball and Buck’s line of CJs will be pretty affordable. The Jeeps will range in price from $65,000 to $95,000. Builds will take 3-6 months to complete. Learn more here.

Commonwealth Classics 1990 Defender 110 Pickup

U.S.-based Commonwealth Classics partnered with Portuguese restorers Unique Masterpieces on this stunning Defender pickup, which was initially a farm truck in Spain. As one would expect, such fine craftsmanship comes at a premium. The Georgetown is on sale for $155,000. Learn more here

E.D.C Automotive Design Project Invictus Defender

Florida-based E.C.D. Automotive Design is one of the biggest names in restoring Land Rover Defenders. On this project however, the company have taken things further than ever with its lated reveal: the custom build called “Project Invictus,” a meticulously-rebuilt Land Rover Defender outfitted for overlanding duty. Its not cheap, nor should it be. Learn more here

Defender By Himalaya

Himalaya is the name of a South Carolina-based company that specialises in high-end restorations of the boxy Land Rover from the late ’80s and early ’90s. That company builds two types of Land Rovers: super-high-end versions with modernised interiors and powerful engines, which are called “Himalayas;” and more basic versions that echo closer to the original Defenders in spec and spirit, each of which is called a “Defender by Himalaya.” This version will cost you around £125,000. Learn more here

E.D.C Automotive Design All Electric Defender

Do we love Land Rovers? Yes! Are they also terrible for the environment? YES! However E.D.C Automotive Design have come up with a solution, Telsa powered all electric Defenders. Holding 100KWH of power, the Electric Defender has a 5-hour three-phase charge-time and an estimated driving range of 220 miles. It will go from 0-60 in an estimated 5.5 seconds. Now, the company aren’t saying how much this collaboration of old meets new technology, but we can promise you it won’t be cheap. Learn more here


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