Overfinch celebrates its 40th anniversary and pays homage to iconic land rover defender


while there are several land rover custom shops, overfinch has perhaps been the market leader for enhancements and customization for some time. to celebrate its 40th anniversary, the british garage has built a special edition of the ‘defender’ to signify mark this landmark.

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combining modern luxury with traditional design, overfinch’s ‘40th anniversary special edition’ retains the ‘defender’s’ iconic body shape. the custom 4×4 introducings a range of distinctive features including signature  color-coded bodywork, a contrasting bonnet and grille, SVX model front bumper with integrated LED running lights, satin-finish side sills and rear quarter panels, painted mirror backs, bespoke machined aluminum door handles and fuel cap, a swing-arm spare-wheel bracket, a rear step with electric tow bar, and 18-inch diamond-turned apollo alloy.

with additional contemporary refinements, including a bluetooth-connected alpine satellite navigation, and a reversing camera sport-style instrument dials, overfinch’s ‘special edition’ is a tribute that land rover can be proud of. the ‘40th anniversary edition’s’ interior features recaro two-tone leather bucket seats with a 40th signature crest stitched into the headrest. overfinch extends the use of high-quality leather to the steering wheel, handbrake, dashboard top, and gearshift, allowing buyers to choose from combinations of leather colors, contrast stitching, and seat piping.