For Sale: 1996 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+5 CM Lift KitSafari SnorkelWinch BumperShown here is a Defender 90 Hard Top Station Wagon with original paint and plenty of proper upgrades. The Defender was sourced out Bompas, France from a Monsieur Bruno. We could easily recognize upon inspection this Defender lived its life in the dry French southern climate of Pyrenees-Orientales. Originally sold new on March 29, 1996 in France. This Defender has stayed well preserved over the years due to the dry southern French climate on the same latitude as Spain, Portugal, and Italy. There is lengthy list of upgrades for a proper stance and prowess off or on road. This 1996 Land Rover Defender 90 300TDI is shown in the factory original paint, LRC456 Alpine White with black interior upholstery. A set of 235/85R16 Coooper Discoverer ST Mud tires wrap around a set of aftermarket black 5-spoke 16' Alloy Wheels. The 300TDI diesel engine runs properly, and 5-Speed manual transmission shifts correctly through the gears. Land Rovers are habitually leaky and as such this one is no different. This Landy has the typical leaks we see in 95% of the Defenders that pass-through our facility. Original owners manuals and service receipts included with the sale. Please contact us to review the history file including the French technical inspection. Previous maintenance shows regularly serviced timing belt, a gearbox rebuild, suspension upgrades, and replacement of marker lamps with LED.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:Bearmach Blue Lift SpringsBearmach Shocks235/85R16 Coooper Discoverer ST Terrain TiresMach 5 Black 16' 5 Spoke WheelsAftermarket HD Winch Bumper13500lb Rhino Winch with RemoteRoller FairleadSafari SnorkelFront Skid Plate Sump GuardLED HeadlampsSmoke LED Marker LampsFront U-HoopNerf BarsSnow CowlBlack Wing Top Chequere PlateBlack Bonnet Chequere PlateRear Tire CarrierTrailer HitchMud FlapsPull Out Rear Step and PlatformCenter ConsoleRear Bench SeatsOffroad Spot LightsBritain'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:ExhaustAccelerator Pedal RepairTiming Belt at 155K MilesShocksSpringsLamps

Vehicle Details

  • 1996 Land Rover Defender
  • Listing ID: CC-1686402
  • Price: $44,980
  • Location:Aiken, South Carolina
  • Year:1996
  • Make:Land Rover
  • Model:Defender
  • Exterior Color:White
  • Interior Color:Grey
  • Transmission:Manual
  • Odometer:163197
  • Stock Number:978730
  • VIN:SALLDVAF8TA978730
Listed By:
Car Cave USA
1120 Edgefield Hwy
Aiken, SC 29801

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