FEK 479 – 1949 Land Rover Series I – 80″ “Ring Pull”

Primary Vehicle Information

  • Exterior Color: Deep Bronze Green
  • Interior Color: Green Vinyl
  • Engine: 4 Cylinder
  • Fuel Type: Petrol


FEK 479 – 1949 Land Rover Series I – 80″ “Ring Pull”

Here we have a very much sought after early production “Light behind grill” Series 1 Land Rover. Featuring the early type “Ring pull” gearbox.

Believed to have originally been British Military reg 04 BC 29

Civilian registered in 1959 – Original style “Buff” log book comes with the car.

Lots of original features:

  • 1600cc Engine
  • Ring Pull Gearbox
  • Headlamps behind grill
  • Rear “D” Lamps
  • Extra traction Tyres
  • Yellow & Green Land Rover badges
  • Push button start
  • Dip switch on steering wheel
  • Single Front Spot Lamp
  • No exterior door handles


This Land Rover has been enthusiast owned for many years and even has a plaque confirming it’s attendance at the 1998 Land Rover 50th Anniversary event – organised by the Series I club at Shugborough Hall.

Other features include:

  • Period AA badge
  • Addition of indicators and trafficators
  • Tudor – Twin fan heater

This Land Rover would surely be a fantastic addition to any enthusiasts collection.

A great vehicle to use and to show

To be sold fully serviced, with 12 months MOT and Export Warranty