UMW 740 – 1959 Series II Soft Top – Fully Rebuilt


Primary Vehicle Information


      Galvanised Chassis

      Nut and bolt rebuild

      Classic car Insurance

      1959 Series II – This Land Rover has been completely rebuilt by Jerry Thurston of ” Salvage Squad ” fame – for TV celebrity Richard Hammond.

      This Land Rover has been restored to a very high standard, including galvanised chassis and bulkhead, whilst retaining its original features such as:

      • Headlamps in the grill
      • Push button start
      • Individual windscreen wipers
      • Elephant Hide seats
      • “Twist to open” vents
      • 3 spoke steering wheel
      • Bonnet mounted spare wheel
      • 7.00 x 16 Avon Traction Mileage tyres

      Improvements made during the restoration include:

      • Overdrive
      • Clayton heater
      • “M.A.P” Free Wheel Hubs
      • SU Carburetor
      • High compression gas flowed cyl head
      • Parabolic road springs
      • Aluminium radiator
      • New Canvas

      The result is a Classic Series II Land Rover, which looks superb and that is great fun to drive.

      Sold fully serviced, with 12 months MOT plus Export Warranty