Occasionally, press releases come along from a company few have heard of but whose products end up ranking near the peak of every gearhead’s Top 40. Such is the case with myself and the UK company Arkonik, who are engaged in bringing old Land Rover Defenders back to life in the most sensational way. 



Namibia and Utah, two places separated by a distance of fifteen thousand kilometers, got a little bit closer when Land Rover announced two unique travel experiences for people wanting to test the new Discovery. 

When you’re the founder of one of the biggest sports clothing companies in the world, why not have a killer customized off-road rig? Under Armour founder and CEO Kevin Plank and his family recently enlisted East Coast Defender to build a 1993 North American spec Defender 110, and the result is a one-of-a-kind Defender that’s simply stunning.