For Sale: 1997 Land Rover Defender in Aiken, South Carolina

Vehicle Description

This Defender is stored in our Aiken, SC climate-controlled showroom. The inventory shown is owned, maintained, and driven by us here at Car Cave USA. For more pictures, information, financing, video and to view our large inventory of left hand drive Defenders please visit www.carcaveusa.com. Highlights:300 TDI Diesel Engine5 Spd R380 Manual Transmission+5cm Lift KitSafari SnorkelWinch BumperRamsey WinchShown here is a Defender 90 Hard Top Station Wagon with a well done respray in original color and lots of proper upgrades. The Defender was sourced out Pessat-Villeneuve France from a Monsieur Claude. Manufactured on February 18, 1997 and sold new in Italy April 23, 1997 by Rover Italia SPA, Italy. This Defender has stayed well preserved over the years due to the dry Italian climate. There is lengthy list of upgrades for a proper stance and prowess off or on road. This 1997 Land Rover Defender 90 300TDI is shown in the factory original paint, LRC570 Coniston Green and original grey interior upholstery. The roof is a great traditional contrast of LRC456 Alpine White. A set of 235/85R16 BF Goodrich All Terrain tires wrap around a set of original 5-spoke 16' Alloy Wheels. The 300TDI diesel engine runs properly, and 5-Speed manual transmission shifts correctly through the gears. A British Motor Industry Heritage Trust Certificate is included with the sale.No other 4x4 vehicle has the pedigree and a track record like Land Rover. Not only was it one of the first, it remains the world's pre-eminent on and off-road vehicle, exhilarating to drive, highly reliable, and easy to maintain. The Defender 90 features the high performance 300TDI 2.5L Turbo Diesel mated to the bulletproof 5 Speed Manual R380 Transmission. Direct injection technology coupled with a turbocharger gives improved diesel economy with even greater power, torque, longevity, and reliability. It provides high performance on-road with the capability to tackle the worst off-road conditions, in nearly every driving environment in the world.Upgrades and Features:Terrafirma +5 CM Lift SpringsTerrafirma +5 CM Shocks235/85R16 BF Goodrich All Terrain TiresFactory 16' 5-Spoke Alloy WheelsAftermarket HD Winch BumperRamsey Winch with RemoteRoller FairleadFront Headlamp GuardsRear Tail Light GuardsElectroplated Front Differential GuardElectroplated Rear Differential GuardRear Dislocation ConesSilver Wing Top Chequere PlateSony Xplod CDX-522 Head UnitFront Skid Plate Sump GuardCenter ConsoleSafari SnorkelMud FlapsRear Bench SeatsCustom Mandrel Bent ExhaustBritain's Indestructible Off-Roader'It's time for adventure!' Land Rover was born out of Rover's post-war fear and became the indispensable go-anywhere vehicle. Long regarded as the ultimate go anywhere, do anything utility 4x4, the Land Rover Defender line certainly lives up to its reputation as THE BEST 4x4 BY FAR. Sometimes less is more and all that is needed. The interior is as basic as it comes which gives you the feeling of this vehicle's true originality with a couple extras.This Defender 90 300tdi is ready to serve as a loyal companion exploring trails, sporting excursions, or simply for casual trips around town. These trucks remain highly collectible and have spawned an entire sub-culture within the classic car world. In our inventory we have many variations of this iconic vehicle. So please explore your adventure side of our collection and of this incredible classic vehicle.Recent Maintenance:Valve Cover GasketOil Filter Adapter GasketLower Turbo Oil Feed Line Below TurboOil Pan GasketOil ChangeOil FilterFront Driver Side Swivel RebuildFront Passenger Side Wheel BearingA Frame Ball JointReseal Transfer BoxTiming BeltBrakes

Vehicle Details

  • 1997 Land Rover Defender
  • Listing ID: CC-1622395
  • Price: $62,480
  • Location:Aiken, South Carolina
  • Year:1997
  • Make:Land Rover
  • Model:Defender
  • Exterior Color:Green
  • Interior Color:Grey
  • Transmission:Manual
  • Odometer:115885
  • Stock Number:112701
  • VIN:SALLDVA68VA112701
Listed By:
Car Cave USA
1120 Edgefield Hwy
Aiken, SC 29801

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