Proposed Land Rover Defender pickup
Trucks & SUVs

Land Rover Jumping Into Pickup Truck Parade

Just this week MotorBiscuit featured a custom one-off Land Rover pickup truck built in Mexico. We questioned then why Land Rover hadn’t jumped into the popular pickup truck parade. Especially when SUVs, which is what Land Rover makes exclusively, were made from (and in some cases still are) pickup trucks. Well, now it looks like …

Land Rover custom pickup
Trucks & SUVs

Land Rover Is Crazy For Not Making These

Land Rover has it all backward. An SUV comes from a pickup. Like the Chevy Suburban. It’s just a station wagon Silverado. It has always been a derivation of a pickup. But Land Rover doesn’t do pickup trucks. Why? Land Rover is crazy for not making them. Tooling up for an SUV means you’ve got …

Massive Land Rover Defender replica cake
Trucks & SUVs

This Land Rover Defender is Delicious and Feeds 2,000 People

Apparently, people are getting famous on TikTok for things other than wrecking their cars. People are now getting famous for cooking? The social media platform, which I still don’t really understand, has somehow started baking and cooking trends that people recreate at home. I don’t know; this is what my wife tells me. Although a …

A white 2020 Land Rover Range Rover is on display at the 112th Annual Chicago Auto Show at McCormick Place in Chicago, Illinois on February 6, 2020.
Crossover & Midsize

The 2021 Land Rover Range Rover Is More Than a Pretty Face

It’s tough to find a vehicle that looks great and can handle the elements. Automakers often assume that off-road adventurers prefer vehicles that look rugged inside and out. Though that’s often true, drivers also want style and comfort. And Land Rover delivered with the 2021 Range Rover. It looks great inside and out. There’s just …

2020 Land Rover Defender is on display at the 112th Annual Chicago Auto Show at McCormick Place
Trucks & SUVs

The 2021 Land Rover Defender Can’t Stop Winning This Year

When it comes to off-roading vehicles, the Land Rover Defender isn’t always the first SUV to come to people’s minds. But this year that just might change. The redesign for the Defender just made this vehicle one to look out for.  MotorTrend tested out several SUVs for this model year and didn’t find one that …

A silver 2021 Land Rover Defender P300 plows through mud
Crossover & Midsize

The 2023 Land Rover Defender 80 Is Worth Waiting For

Looking to trade in your truck? The pandemic has delayed many new vehicle launches, so you might want to wait, especially if you’re looking for an SUV with serious off-road cred.  The Land Rover Defender 80 was initially expected to arrive in 2022. But even if it takes a little longer than expected, the new …

2021 Land Rover Defender 90 P300 interior
Crossover & Midsize

Land Rover’s Flagship SUV Gets No Infotainment Love

Land Rover SUVs are iconic. They’re easily among the most recognizable vehicles, especially the brand’s flagship, the Range Rover. But the automaker has expanded its offerings over the past decade. The smaller and sportier Range Rover Evoque crossover debuted for the 2012 model year. And the once-retired Land Rover Defender reappeared in 2019. Now you …

A 2020 Toyota Land Cruiser climbs a hill next to a lake.
Trucks & SUVs

This Toyota Land Cruiser Couldn’t Shake the Land Rover Defender

If you are at all into off-roading SUVs, you’ve no doubt heard of both the legendary Toyota Land Cruiser and Land Rover Defender. However, as the two models have evolved through the decades, the Land Cruiser has retained its body on frame design. In contrast, the Defender now sports a unibody architecture. Regardless, both SUVs …

The Land Rover Defender is the brand's newest off-roading SUV.
Trucks & SUVs

The V8 Land Rover Defender May Get an Engine From an Unusual Source

Since the arrival of the redesigned Land Rover Defender, the off-roading SUV has continuously impressed reviewers and customers alike. Despite this, some die-hard fans mourned the loss of the V8-powered Defender. Thankfully, there seems to be a glimmer of hope. Motor1 recently spotted a Defender prototype testing in Europe, which could have a secret V8 …

A 2021 Silver Land Rover Defender drives on rough terrain.
Trucks & SUVs

The 2021 Land Rover Defender Is an Equal-Opportunity Performer

With traditional sedans taking a back seat to SUVs as today’s popular family vehicle, more and more segments are emerging for them. There are SUVs in all colors, sizes, and shapes ranging from simple to feature-packed. How does a discerning shopper even begin to choose? Fortunately, the folks at MotorTrend have compiled a roundup of …

The Land Rover Defender is the brand's newest off-roading SUV.
Trucks & SUVs

Broken 2020 Land Rover Defender Becomes Literally Unfixable

Last week we caught wind of The Fast Lane Car’s broken 2020 Land Rover Defender. In short, the brand-new Defender broke almost immediately after delivery. From there, it came and went from the dealership with no permanent fix in sight. However, a new update posted by The Fast Lane Car highlights that the troubled SUV …

Land Rover Defender tug of war
Trucks & SUVs

New Land Rover Defender Literally Drags Old Defender

Tug of war has always been the highest in scientific studies of brute strength. Its effectiveness in proving who is stronger has proven to be 100 percent accurate. From schoolyards to settling major geopolitical conflicts, Tug of war is the clearest way to determine strength. Now that we agree on those scientific truths, we can …

an overland build all starts with a G-wagon like this one proving its off-road prowess in the sand
Trucks & SUVs

Really? A $4,500 G-Wagon?

Yes, we’ve heard the Post Malone song. We know the Mercedes-Benz G-Wagon is a cool SUV. But it’s also out of reach in terms of pricing for most people. While we get that its crazy price tag is part of why people covet this big Mercedes truck, we can’t help but wonder. Is there a …

A photo of the 2021 Land Rover Discovery outdoors.
Trucks & SUVs

The 2021 Land Rover Discovery Gets a Refresh but It’s Still Ugly

There is no denying that the Land Rover Discovery is an extremely capable off-roading SUV. Since its debut in 1989, the Discovery has served as an off-road-focused SUV while the Range Rovers served as the luxury off-roaders. However, the introduction of the third-generation Discovery in 2017 was met with relentless criticism. The complaints centered largely …

BMW X5 parked under a modern home roof
Trucks & SUVs

You Better Hope Your SUV Isn’t on This List

If you are thinking about buying a used SUV, you’ll probably want to review the ones on this list. According to CarWow, the following SUVs make up the list of the least reliable SUVs of the last decade. For the past 10 years, these SUVs have been giving owners a lot of trouble. They range …

A Land Rover radiator badge is displayed during the London Motor and Tech Show at ExCel
Tips, Tricks & Trends

‘Everything About This Vehicle Is Junk’ offers a wider range of consumer complaints. From engine problems to in-car electronics failure to things like serially cracking dashboards, the complaints can pertain to essentially anything. But what exactly do the problems need to be in order to warrant the complaint: ‘everything about this vehicle is junk.’ The car problems for whatever this …

A Land Rover Defender is on display at the showroom opening of the "Land Rover and Jaguar" brands
Trucks & SUVs

How Reliable Is the Land Rover Defender?

The Land Rover Defender has a long-standing history of being one of the best cars for off-roading enthusiasts, rivaling even the Jeep Wrangler. For a few years, this popular Land Rover wasn’t available in the U.S. due to strict safety standards. Fans were overjoyed to see the Defender’s return for the 2020 model year, with …

A rendering of a blue Bowler CSP 575 Land Rover Defender
Trucks & SUVs

Bowler’s Bringing Back the OG Land Rover Defender With 567 Hp

With the new Defender winning Motor Trend’s SUV of the Year award, it’s clear that Land Rover’s update didn’t ruin the nameplate’s legacy. Still, there’s a significant number of off-road enthusiasts who fondly remember the classic model. As a result, several companies have started restomodding vintage Land Rover Defenders, and even converting them to EVs. …

A 2021 Land Rover Defender wading through water.
Trucks & SUVs

3 Reasons Why You Need a 2021 Land Rover Defender in Your Life

Luxury off-roading SUVs have a particularly difficult job to accomplish. These high-riding SUVs have to offer tremendous off-road capabilities as well as a comfortable ride suitable for daily driving. One of the best contenders in this segment is the 2021 Land Rover Defender. MotorTrend even went as far as naming it “SUV of the Year.” …