Next week is celebrated, in Paris, Salon Retromobile 2017. The Land Rover brand will take advantage of this event, which will be packed with personalities from the sector as well as fans to classic cars and, of course, collectors of vehicles, to present the project Range Rover Reborn. A project rather than interesting for those lovers of them vehicles classic and also for those amateur to the off-road.
And it will be so interesting because Land Rover Classic promises that it will return to life 10 units of the original Range Rover of the 70s, suitably restored by the team of specialists from the British firm. Not will be some cars precisely affordable, and is that each an of them will have a price of some 135,000 pounds sterling, that to the change current equal to more than 158,000 euros. For most mortals, it is out of reach, but for others it will be pocket change.
Land Rover follows, therefore your brand sister, Jaguar, who not long ago announced the restoration of several units of the Jaguar E-Type Lightweight and also the famous Jaguar XKSS. Obviously the model all terrain had other functions at the time compared with the Jaguar, but in recent years have unique, ancient and well-preserved units has a huge value, by multiplying the price of current Supercars with the latest technology.
In the event Paris will see the first restored by this program Range Rover Reborn. A Range Rover in 1978 in colour Bahama Gold. Under the bonnet hides a propeller V8 of 3.5 litres that not has 500 CV as would expect in a car current, but 132 CV. The gearbox is manual has four speeds. It also brings with it a central differential lock. Both this, as them nine units remaining, will be marketed such which came of factory in the Decade of the 70, time of the launch of the mythical model.