Category: Off-Road

In Defense of the Crown – 1994 Land Rover Defender 90

Sold – $45,250 (plus fees) Exceedingly capable and confidence inspiring across rugged terrain, Land Rover’s Defender series (formerly the 90 and 110) has long been held in extraordinary esteem by militaries and off-road enthusiasts across the globe. Chiefly praised are their high tolerances in durability among even the most inhospitable environments. In 1990, Land Rover…

Gear Up Before Camping Season With This 1989 Volkswagen Vanagon Syncro Westfalia

Sold – $23,500 (Plus fees) Entering into its third generation in 1979, Volkswagen’s cheeky classic, the Vanagon, received many convenience and mechanical advances to prepare it for life in the eighties. As originally designed, a rear-mounted, air-cooled motor initially continued to provide power but in 1983 was supplanted with a water-cooled flat-four engine. Aside from…

The Mountain Conquering Mercedes – 2017 Mercedes-Benz G550 4×4² On Sale Now!

   The Mercedes G-class is renown around the globe for its durability, design, and offroad capabilities. Engineered between the teams of Mercedes-Benz and Steyr-Puch during the 1970s, the goal was to create a strong vehicle for the German and Austrian military, but that could also be sold to foreign countries worldwide. Development began some seven…

The Off-Road King Coming Soon to Auction – 2017 Mercedes-Benz G550 4×4²

   Mercedes-Benz established themselves decades ago as a paragon of luxury and technological innovation. However, often it is overlooked – especially in America – that they have considerable competency with off-roading vehicles. Originally designed as a military vehicle, only the Unimog (another military Mercedes) predates the G-class’ 1979 introduction for off-road vehicles. In the 1980s luxurious…

Get Out On the Trail – 1988 Land Rover Range Rover Now For Sale

Originally the Range Rover was quite heavily focused on being a rugged, practical vehicle that could stand up to the harsh abuses of country life. As evolution tends to happen though, Land Rover soon began to balance a nice blend of luxury equipment inside and within the mechanical elements. Together this cultivated its unique character…

Let’s Get Ready to Rover! – 1988 Land Rover Range Rover Auction Starts Soon

The civilian yet offroad capable duality of the Range Rover model line was intended from conception. As the series progressed more luxury items were introduced to enhance the passenger’s experience, but the Range Rover was still always ready to prove its mettle on a dirty, rocky road. Those seemingly polar opposite ethe that the Range…