1949 Land Rover Series 1 Military 80


1949 Land Rover Series 1 Military 80"

This very rare and unique Military vehicle made by the British 4WD car manufacturer Land Rover. As the picture is a very early military Land Rover known as the Series 1 80" it's a short wheelbase was released in 1949 ready to auction on ebay.

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Very Early Military Land Rover with great history. Built in the first week of the 1950 Model Year, Aug 1949. Still retains its Early parts like the Lights behind the grill and ring pull gear box.

Based on the Vin of R06100130 it is an early contract military issued Land Rover. A true time capsule nearly exactly as it was decommissioned in Sep. 1962.



1949 Land Rover Series I


1949 Land Rover Series I 2-Door Off-Road

This a second year produce for first generation 4x4 vehicle by British automaker Land Rover. Purpose for utility vehicle to serve the needs of the agricultural community in the immediate post-war years. Land Rover is specialises in four-wheel-drive vehicles, the second oldest four-wheel-drive car brand on the earth after Jeep, US.

The design for the original Land Rover vehicle was started in 1947 by Maurice Wilks, chief designer at the Rover Company, on his farm in Newborough, Anglesey, start produce on 1948.