The chassis is 1996 Defender 130 with original 300Tdi engine modified by after market turbo, electric coolant pump EWP and LPG injection. Original manual gearbox was replaced with Landrover Discovery automatic driving the truck via original transfer case with low range and full time 4x4 with the centre diff lock. There is a bullbar with 10,000 kg winch up front.
Truck is approved for 4 people - 2 in front cabin front and 2 on bench seats in the rear.
Technology in living quarters - Ebespacher diesel heater, LPG hot water system, small bathroom with shower and chemical-free version of Thetford bench toilet, compressor fridge, sink and 2 burner stove. There is AC aircon in the roof, 12V fan in the roof, second 12V fan in the bathroom and boat-style hatch above kitchen. The second shower head is available outside. There is gray water tank and fresh water tank to make this campervan self-contained. Some windows, roof fans and rear entry doors have insects screens. There is LED lighting. The campervan can sleep 3 people, 2 on lowered dinette table and one adult or two children up in "luton" head. In kitchen area are drawers and there is storage opposite pantry in the kitchen. In dinette area are a few small lockers plus another two bigger ones. Rear access door allows efficient use of central rear vision mirror, and there is also cruise control and rear vision/reversing camera for driver. CB radio.
There is outside accessible locker for hose, power cable, jack, tools etc - it's doors open horizontally and can be used as a small table. LPG for kitchen stove and hot water to sink and shower is provided by 1-2 gas bottles in outside locker. There is also 12V house battery.
Sizes - length 5650mm X width 2130mm - height approx 3000mm GVM: 3500kg,
towing: 750kg (unbraked), 3500kg (overrun brakes required)
ground clearance: 215mm
turning radius: 7.54m
Tyres - Cooper, new at odometer ~ 218500
snow chains (never used)
The vehicle was professionally serviced since we purchased it in 2001. Current odometer reading is 245 757
This is a practical and reliable camper van with lots of technology.