1985 Land Rover Defender Top Comparisons
Users ranked 1985 Land Rover Defender against other cars which they drove/owned. Each ranking was based on 9 categories. Here is the summary of top rankings.
1985 Land Rover DefenderReview
My Landy, My Love. — Its old, its slow, its a fuel guzzler, but its a landy! It has power steering so she turns fine, shes slow off the lights but solid on the stop. It has all the squeeks and rattles of an old car, but the landy is far more than a car, its a status symbol, a talisman of the British ideal. Solid, dependable and enduring. So what it costs a bomb to refuel! So what its brown and moves just faster than a lorry. Its a blast to drive, amazing to own and the envy of all who see it.
Pros: Powerful, loud and British
Cons: Expensive, slow and old.
Reviews From Other Years
Very strong car if you are in a crash in this car you are defo walking away from it afterwards. as the advert for these used to say the best 4x4xfar they are ive not come across anything as good off r... Read More
Farm vehicle. Does the job. Need a ladder to get in it. The steering wheel is so big that once I've moved the seat forward in order that I can reach the pedals - things become a bit squashed! Avoid... Read More
My First Car!!
Fantastically off-road, brilliant to drive and be in, im doing a lot of work on it so be on the look out for more great photos when i put some more bits on it! Good price to run too!! Great TD5 eng... Read More
The Landy - A Classic
It's a Landy - do I need to say more? As you'd expect from something with the aerodynamic styling of a breeze-block, performance on the road isn't earth-shattering. The acceleration is not for the i... Read More
Best Car I´ve Had
Overall fantastic Performance - the best off road Apperearance - looking good Not expensive Fun factor in top A lot of goodwill build in this car - everybody we see or meet is smiling and comment in a... Read More
The Ultimate Off-road!
THE ultimate OFF-ROAD! Absolutely awesome and prefectly suited for Bangladesh. Go anywhere, through anywhere, and still have a comfortable ride while you're at it. Read More
Amazing Off Road
its great fun on off road and tuff as nails still got power for on the road not amazing speed but great fun looks great with kit on got not so good mpg but maintenance isnt that bad unless you spend... Read More
Strong and lasting, takes you anywhere. Cool and raw apperance. You are never in a hurry when your driving a Defender. Enjoy the view from the driver seat and cruise through the back country. And also... Read More