Tag: Series 2a

Dutch Royal Marine Land-Rover Series 2a ‘bugeye’

The Royal Marine of The Netherlands has a history with Land-Rover that goes back to the Series 1, and continues to this day with the Defender 110 XD WW. In the 1960’s then Dutch Land-Rover distributor Sieberg in Amsterdam delivered a batch of extremely rare Series 2a vehicles, now known as ‘bugeyes’. These Land-Rovers were […]

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Land Rover Series apron panel identification

During production of the Land-Rover Series 2a, not much changed in the design until the headlights moved to the wings and a different shape grill was fitted. There is one notable exception: the front apron panel. Early Series 2a cars used a ‘straight’ apron panel (part no. 332640), carried over from the Land-Rover Series 2. […]

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