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Land Rover Defender convertible enters manufacturing


Dutch coachbuilder Heritage Customs has began manufacturing of its soft-top convertible Land Rover Defender, with the agency’s second instance already below method at its Enter manufacturing facility. 

Based mostly on the L663-generation Defender 90, the Valiance Convertible has been closely modified to function a sixth seat, solid wheels, bespoke leather-based trim, sports activities seats and different adjustments to each its inside and exterior. 

The Valiance Defender has been completed with Sunbeam Yellow paint, with contrasting exterior options in black, together with the automobile’s roll cage, entrance bonnet plates and facet air vents. Its material high is handmade and electronically managed. 

Inside, the Valiance Defender is fitted with black quilted upholstery, aluminium panelling and an extra passenger seat positioned within the centre of the entrance row. It additionally options yellow stitching to match the outside paintwork. 

As reported by Autocar in 2022, Heritage Customs will construct simply 5 examples of this convertible Defender, every priced at greater than £100,000. Round £58,000 of that determine is for the conversion itself, with the value of the bottom automotive making up the remaining. 

Nonetheless, this doesn’t embody modifications to the powertrain, which is able to stay in manufacturing facility specification as chosen by the client. 

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