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Love for the Iconic Land Rover Defender

The Land Rover Defender had a good 67-year run when production ended in 2015. But love for the iconic SUV lives on as companies like Kahn Design and East Coast Defender continue to refresh it and fans are yearning for more. We've setup this page with the latest special editions, news, and more.

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Project Blackout: A 326-hp Daily Driver Defender 90

When a 430-hp 6.2L V8-fed beast is too much, a 'less' powerful 326-hp engine will do. Project Blackout is the latest build by EDC in Florida.

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Weekend Essentials 24

Weekend Essentials #24: New Gear for Canada Day Long Weekend

Hit the water in the Driftsun Transparent Kayak, be a kid again with a Tops Knives Slingshot, carry your flask in the Oliver Sweeney X Talisker Hiking Boots, and haul your friends for the journey in this Land Rover Defender D90 by Cool And Vintage.
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Weekend Essentials #17: Hit the Road with this New Gear

No more thick bulky wallets with the Ridge Aluminum Wallet + Money Clip; warm up with the portable Kamoto OpenFire Pit; hit the road with Icon’s 424-hp Defender D90; and capture it all with the new Griff Drone.

Weekend Essentials #13: Gear for the Road

The Plaid Essential Shirt by Outerknown Cascade that focuses on sustainability and style, the Helixot XO 6.2 Waterproof Backpack that won't fit your laptop but that's ok, a Stingray-powered Land Rover Defender 110 by shop East Coast Defender, and for non-lethal protection a gun by Supply Salt Co.