UK’s Twisted Makes the Land Rover Defender Better, Faster and more Exclusive

If you like what Icon does to the 1970s Ford Bronco SUV, but are more into British vehicles than American, then you have a way of getting what you want. There’s a company in the UK called Twisted which specializes in all things Land and Range Rover.

They’ll do anything from restore your Land Rover up to factory spec (or better, usually) and you can also add modifications and refiniements to the vehicle as well. You can even specify an LS3 Corvetter V8, but that can only be had with a slew of other upgrades dealing with the suspension, steering, tires and brakes.

The story of Twisted is definitely a cool one, as it’s a business started on the pure passion of the (now) owner.

Their top-spec model, called the T80 is, for all intents and purposes, a Land Rover version of the Mercedes G63 AMG, complete with all the necessary upgrades to keep you from understeering into a tree – you’ve got to love that plus the promise that even after the current Defender is phased out, the company will still continue what it’s currently doing, and maybe launch a model (similar to the Defender) of its own (?).

Check out the short video presentation by Drive after the virtual jump!


China’s Chevrolet Onix Redline Detailed, Packs 123HP 1.0L Three-Cylinder

The Onix compact sedan is GM’s first model to be built on its new GEM platform .

This Is How Koenigsegg Created The 300MPH Jesko Hypercar

The paint process alone takes 600-800 hours, so customers will justify spending $3 million on the Jesko.

DMC Gives The RWD Lamborghini Huracan A Body Kit, Calls It The Giro

This tuned Huracan LP580-2 keeps changes to a minimal level, with a few visual add-ons.

Female Uber Drivers In Saudi Arabia Can Request To Have Only Female Passengers

The Kingdom lifted its ban on female driving last June, and Uber is complying with its customers’ wishes.

2019 New York Auto Show: A-to-Z Guide To All The New Car Debuts (Roundup)

Want to know about every new car launching at the 2019 New York Auto Show? Read on.

2020 BMW 4-Series Convertible Gives Us Our First Topless Look

Don’t expect a proper sports car like the BMW Z4, however.

Man Gets Gun Pulled On Him During Scary Road Rage Incident

The road rage incident was caught on two videos taken by the victim and the aggressor.

All Hail The World’s First Battery Electric “Classic” Ford Bronco

EV startup Zero Labs has rebuilt the classic Bronco and gave it a 360hp electric powertrain.

New Ram 1500 EcoDiesel Reportedly Coming Later This Year

The upcoming Ram 1500 EcoDiesel should have a 3.0-liter V6 that produces 260 hp and 442 lb-ft of torque.

Mercedes SUV Boss On Producing The Maybach Ultimate Luxury Concept: “Why Not?”

The Ultimate Luxury Concept won’t hit assembly in the near future, but in the long run, who knows?.