Celebrating the past 69 years of ingenuity in the realm of their iconic off-road capable vehicles, Land Rover is now slated to release a hardcover book documenting the life of both their Series and Defender models. It’s quite exciting to say the least, and as some of the most recognizable 4×4 trucks on the planet, it’s only suiting the Defender gets its own book to tell the tale.
Within the pages of Icon: The Official Story of the Series Land Rover and Defender, lie over 10 chapters and 200 pages filled with anecdotes on the vehicles themselves and stories told through the individuals who have driven, loved, and depended upon these classic trucks for the better part of seven decades. From independent adventures to expeditions and humanitarian projects, Icon places these magnificent machines in historical context for our enjoyment. Also featured are interviews with the influential people (both big and small) behind the 4×4. Get a behind-the-scenes look thanks to the insight of line employees, famous customers, and Land Rover execs. Cleary a coffee table book worth picking up.