The next week, in Paris, the Salon Rétromobile 2017. The brand Land Rover will take advantage of this event, which will be filled with personalities from the industry as well as fans of classic cars and, of course, collectors of vehicles, to present the project Range Rover Reborn. A project more interesting to the lovers of classic vehicles and also to the fans of the off-road.
And will prove to be as interesting because Land Rover Classic promises that he will return to life 10 units of the original Range Rover of the 70s, suitably restored by the team of specialists of the british firm. There will be a few cars exactly affordable, and that is that each of them will have a price of about 135,000 pounds sterling, which at the current exchange rate, equivalent to more than 158,000 euros. For the majority of mortals is out of reach, but for others it will be chump change.
Land Rover it is, therefore, in the footsteps of its sister brand, Jaguar, who not long ago announced the restoration of several units of the Jaguar E-Type Lightweight and also the famous Jaguar XKSS. Obviously the model all-terrain had other functions in their time in comparison with the Jaguar, but in the last few years to have unique units, ancient and very well conserved and has a value huge, by multiplying the price of supercars current with the latest technology.
In the parisian event will see the first restored by this program Range Rover Reborn. A Range Rover 1978 in color Bahama Gold. Under the hood hides a propellant V8 of 3.5 litres that does not have 500 HP, as we would expect in a car today, but 132 HP. The gearbox is manual has four speeds. It also brings up a locking center differential, . Well, as the nine remaining units will be sold as is came from the factory in the decade of the 70’s, time of release of the mythical model.