Customized Land Rover Restoration Experts
The Original Defender Restorers
The Land Rover Defender is a beautiful vehicle with a vast historical past. Its history, purpose, and character are part of the reason ECD Automotive Design has dedicated itself to fully restoring them from the ground up. These restored defender are returning the nostalgic experience to the road and ensuring their timelessness with modern touches, performance, and quality upgrades is a source of pride for us. Fully rebuilt in-house, we take care of you here, so when your truck rolls off the line, we know that no detail has been overlooked.
While we specialize in custom Land Rover Defenders, we are Land Rover people through and through, so our line-up also includes the Land Rover Series IIA and the Range Rover Classic. Our original Land Rovers are built for those with a taste in collectible vehicles that are not only refined but work well where mud is involved.
Over the years, we’ve championed ourselves on being recognized for building Land Rovers wholly customized down to the color of the stitch. Simply put, custom is what we do best. Our restorations are more than just a simple restore job. They are a full rebuild. We combine the natural charm of the restored defender with the quality, luxury, and detailed craftsmanship of modern automotive stylings. We aim to deliver a classic and iconic restoration that is not only one-of-a-kind but genuinely jaw-dropping. A rare beauty that can be driven with pride, with true purpose, and the heart to “go anywhere and do anything."
Owning a classic Defender is more than just possessing a remarkable vehicle—it's an embodiment of a lifestyle characterized by freedom, versatility, and the spirit of adventure. These timeless machines are not only a sight to behold but also offer an unparalleled driving experience both on and off the beaten path. With its rugged demeanor and robust capabilities, the classic Defender empowers you to embark on extraordinary journeys and conquer new horizons. Immerse yourself in the rich heritage of the classic Defender and unlock a world of thrilling adventures that will create memories to last a lifetime. Whether you're an avid collector, an off-road enthusiast, or simply someone who appreciates automotive excellence, our collection of meticulously restored original Defenders awaits your discovery.
Transform the Classic Defender, Range Rover Classic or Jaguar E-Type
We have a great blend of English owners and American staff, we have different views on how the perfect custom defender or classic ECD vehicle should be, but that truly is what makes our vehicles so special, and we challenge perfection on a daily basis. Original defender restorations are apart of our early DNA however, we work hard to develop the Restored Defender, Jaguar E-Type, and Range Rover Classic are among our many restoration options.
CUSTOM DEFENDER 90
CUSTOM DEFENDER 130
CUSTOM SERIES IIA
CUSTOM DEFENDER 110
CUSTOM ELECTRIC DEFENDER
CUSTOM ECD RRC
CUSTOM BUILD SHOWCASE
Just like you, we are obsessed with building the very best custom off-road masterpiece. Our passion for perfection shows in our painstaking attention to detail in every vehicle we build; that’s why everything is done completely in-house. Each original defender or range rover is carefully crafted by a team of over 50 mechanics. Click below to explore our builds or visit us on Youtube to see our builds in motion.
WHY BUILD A RESTORED LAND ROVER DEFENDER?
- March 12, 2021