Here’s a nice, and quick, retrospective on Land Rovers recent popularity shift by Fortune Magazine. Or as the author puts it, “the remarkable renaissance of Land Rover.” I don’t think I’ve heard the word “renaissance” used to describe anything related to the car industry in a long time. I’ll take it as a good sign.
I saw this on youtube and thought it was cool. (Probably not the greatest idea for beach preservation… but it looks fun as hell.) I’ll hopefully be headed out with the Rover to do some winter surfing soon, lately the weekend waves have been flat. Hence, getting my fix off youtube.
Yesterday it poured. It was the first time since I bought the Disco that it really rained hard. And, all the warnings about leaky rover rooftops came true. I was driving to an assignment with BDN courts reporter Judy Harrison and she got a nice afternoon shower from inside the Disco. Harrison was a good […]
According to a September article in AdWeek, Land Rover is making big strides in their ads for the new 2014 Range Rover Sport. Not only do they use a red Range Rover, they also shot a couple of their scenes from “Race the Sun” in what looks like over ***Donner Lake in Lake Tahoe, a favorite […]
There’s something about Land Rovers. First of all they’re big and tank-like. As all-wheel drive vehicles with locking differentials and a low-gear option, they’re designed to be taken places normal vehicles aren’t supposed to go. With heated leather-seats, engineered sound systems, multiple sunroofs and as quoted in the manual contain a “cigar holder” above the […]