Tag: Range Rover

Longhope Family Fun Day 2017

The second show of the season was at Longhope for their annual event. A variety of vehicle models were on show with a lot of interest in all the models on show with some new additions on display. The weather was another scorcher with a short cloudy spell to allow people to cool down between…

Classic Land Rover Show 2017 at Gaydon

The Classic Land Rover Show at the British Motor Museum, Gaydon started the 2017 show season for the CVC-R and was a Freelander biased show to celebrate the 20th Birthday year of the Freelander’s launch. We were near the entrance to the show and were alongside the Freelander Owners Club, another Facebook based group. We…

LR1 – The Evolution of the Range Rover

LR1 is the prestigious personalised private registration plate that is owned by Land Rover. It was acquired in the early 90s and has always been assigned to their flagship vehicle – the Range Rover. Throughout the decades all the vehicles known as LR1 are of the highest specification possible. They have been used as press…

Scottish Showtime 2016

We are delighted to announce that the CVC Register will be attending a very special Scottish car show this year. Confirmed vehicles so far include a super rare pre production Range Rover Classic 200 Tdi and one of the famous cars from the launch of the second generation Range Rover. Two cheeky R-BAC brothers ‘Harry’…

Police Demonstrator Reliably Revived

M761 CVC is an early production 4.0 SE second generation Range Rover that was one of the six police demonstrators created by Land Rover and loaned to various police forces as a test vehicle. The London Metropolitan Police subsequently bought her in 1997 and deployed her as a traffic car for the next four years.…

Donor Discovery Delivered

After a very early start to a journey of over 300 miles driving north from Solihull, the next stage of bringing the Range Rover Classic G175 WAC back to life is complete. Former factory Land Rover Discovery K524 YHP is the donor car who will temporarily lend her 200 Tdi engine to G175 WAC in…

Saved from the Scrapman

We often save rare and special cars from the scrapman, and G175WAC is no exception.  G-WAC Registrations are often associated with the Discovery launch, but the factory also used the G-WAC registration for other vehicles including the Range Rover and Defender.  G175WAC was registered several weeks before the Discovery launch and was fitted with a…