1992 Land Rover Defender

110 Beach Runner

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1992
  • Car type 
    Other
  • Lot number 
    175
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other

Description

  • Recent Beach Runner-style conversion by Land Rover experts Unique Masterpieces of Portugal
  • Left-hand-drive, 10-seater model originally exported to Spain, according to accompanying British Motor Heritage Certificate
  • Imported to the United States from Portugal in July 2021 following frame-off cosmetic and mechanical refurbishment by Unique Masterpieces in April 2021
  • Refinished in Cappuccino with a full-length brown mohair soft-top featuring side and rear roll-up vinyl windows
  • Numbered plaques indicate this example to be only the 51st such build from Unique Masterpieces
  • Interior reupholstered in water- and stain-resistant synthetic plaid fabric; dashboard covered in orange red Napa leather that complements the plaid highlights
  • Outfitted with seat belts, Land Rover-branded rubber mats, three-spoke steering wheel, alloy grab-handles, and alloy shifter knobs
  • Powered by a 2.5-liter 200 TDi turbodiesel inline four-cylinder engine driving all four wheels through a five-speed manual transmission and a two-speed transfer case
  • Mechanical refurbishment included adding Bilstein shocks, replacing the timing belt and oil reservoirs, and overhauling the suspension, braking system, radiator, and intercooler
  • Rides on color-matched, 16-inch, Wolf-style, steel wheels with Goodyear Wrangler MT/R tires
  • Hood-mounted, full-size spare with Defender-branded, molded cover
  • Body protection upgrades include a 2.5-inch black, powder-coated, bumper-mounted front A-bar with brackets for lights, headlamp and taillamp guards, steel sump guard with towing eyelets, NAS-style rear step bumper with 2-inch hitch, and Carr Mega Step hitch-mounted, folding step plate
  • A comprehensive and high-quality conversion that is truly “Unique” and sets this Defender 110 well apart from the rest

To view this car and others currently consigned to this auction, please visit the RM website at rmsothebys.com/en/auctions/1221.