FROM PRODUCTION TO AUCTION, THE ‘DEFENDER 2,000,000’ JOURNEY

Land Rover ambassadors and well-known fans of Defender visited the Solihull production line to help build the ‘Defender 2,000,000’. This one-of-a-kind Defender, designed by our Special Vehicle Operations team, has unique features and will be the star attraction at an auction held at Bonhams, London on 16th December, 2015. Funds from the sale of this vehicle will go to Land Rover supported charities, International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) and the Born Free Foundation.

ICONIC FACES

‘Mr Land Rover’ Roger Crathorne took part in the build of this landmark vehicle.

WHERE IT ALL BEGAN

A graphic of Red Wharf Bay, where the design for the first Land Rover was drawn in the sand, is showcased within the vehicle's interior.

ONE-OF-A-KIND

The bespoke Defender 90 Station Wagon features a unique ‘no 2,000,000’ badge mark

FINISHING TOUCH

A special plaque features the signatures of those who built this iconic vehicle.

A MILESTONE FOR DEFENDER

See how this iconic vehicle was built by Land Rover ambassadors and Defender fans.

BUILDING AN ICON

Famous Defender fans and Land Rover Ambassadors came together to build this vehicle in Solihull.

ON THE FACTORY FLOOR

Follow the Defender build step-by-step with our exclusive gallery of photos from the factory floor.

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The Defender really is part of British automotive history and for for me it stands for that no nonsense practicality, that rugged reliability.

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