The Land Rover, a classic British Staple, originated in 1947. Designed by Maurice Wilks, who was the chief designer at Rover Company, Maurice was inspired by an American WWII Jeep. Here is a picture of the original.
The early choice of color, various shades of green, was determined by a surplus of military aircraft cockpit paint.
This classic British Automobile, stood for superiority, wealth, and safety. Take a look at our favorite ads-