Ground up Restoration with LS upgrade

Price: US $129,950.00 Item location: Wilmington, North Carolina, New Caledonia
  • Condition: Used
  • Make: Land Rover
  • Model: Defender
  • Year: 1985
  • Mileage: 9465
  • VIN: salldvbc8aa222411
  • Vehicle Title: Clean
  • Want to buy? Contact seller!

1985 Land Rover Defender

Frame off restoration back in 2019, upgrades listed below

- 5.3 LS V8 w/ approximately 325HP / 330b-ft torque
- 6L80E 6-speed automatic transmission
- Galvanized chassis
- HD LT230 transfer case
- PCS GSM push-button transmission shifter w/ LED gear position indicator
- Rebuilt front & rear axles
- Custom front & rear drive shafts
- HD Terra Firma springs w new Terra Firma shock absorbers
- HD Terra Firma steering damper
- HD steering arms
- HD caster-corrected front radius arms
- HS caster-corrected rear control arms
- Front anti-swaybars
- 4-wheel power disc brakes
- Polyurethane suspension bushings
- Griffin MegaCool aluminum radiator w/ dual electric cooling fans
- Custom exhaust system
- Upgraded front grill and headlight surrounds
- HD aluminum sump guard (skid plate)
- PUMA-spec bonnet
- Stainless Hardware
- 16” Sawtooth” alloy wheels x 5 – powder-coated gloss black
- 285/75R16 AT tires
- Heat shielding throughout
- Black XS leather seats, front & matching forward facing seats in the rear
- Air Conditioning
- VDO Gauges-spec instrument cluster
- LED headlamps, smoked led tail lamps, marker lamps, turn signal lamps
- Cubby-box center console w/ 2 cupholders
- Alpine 7” touch-screen, double-DIN, wireless mirroring, Bluetooth Android Auto & Apple Car Play, in-dash DVD/CD stereo receiver w/ integrated reversing camera
- LED ambient interior lighting throughout passenger cabin
- Roll cage– powder-coated satin black
- Canvas soft top
- Led front bumper
- Rear step bumper
- 5-bar wing top protectors – powder-coated satin black
- KBX intakes
- HD front & rear rubber floor mats

There are no known issues, however, as with any vehicle of this age, it is being sold “as-is” with no warranties included or implied.

We're more than happy to help with professional shipping nationwide, and depending on where you're located, we may personally deliver it to you. You can fly into our local airport (ILM) just 5 miles away to view the vehicle and take a test drive if you'd like.

Thanks for looking, and have a great day!