1955 Land Rover Series I 86'' SWB canvas tilt, registration number VYB 268, Bronze green. The iconic off roader was launched at the Amsterdam Motor Show with production starting in 1948. Initially in 80'' format with the 1600cc petrol engine and gearbox from the Rover P3. From 1952 the 2L engine became standard and the wheelbase became longer at 86'' from 1954, with a longer wheelbase version of 106'' coming on line at the same time. This 86'' Series I tilt carries a Somerset registration and has seen recent expenditure on a new canvas tilt and Exmoor seats. ***V5C received and states three previous keepers***, MOT and tax exempt . the car is located near to Shepton Mallet in Somerset .