August 2, 2022
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Cerebral-Overload | Special Editions, E.C.D.

The first of the Special Editions is appropriately dubbed First Edition. Designed by E.C.D. for performance, this restored Defender 110 lineup is powered by an LS3+ engine with 565 horsepower
August 2, 2022

CarScoops | LT1-Powered Land Rover Defender In Lamborghini Verde Mantis Is Certainly A Unique Restomod

E.C.D Automotive Design started its work by overhauling the Defender’s powertrain. Gone is the standard engine and in its place sits a GM-sourced 6.2-liter naturally-aspirated LT1 V8 coupled to an
July 31, 2022

TheShop | E.C.D. Introduces Special Edition Models

E.C.D. Automotive Design (E.C.D.), a restoration company specializing in revamping Classic Defenders, original Range Rover Classics and vintage E-Types, recently introduced its new special edition models, the company announced. While
July 31, 2022

KimKomando | Restomods: 5 classic cars transformed into electric vehicles

Americans bought nearly twice as many electric cars in the first quarter of 2022 as in the first quarter of 2021. If you want one now, we wish you the
July 29, 2022

Benzinga | E.C.D. Automotive Design Unleashes Exclusive Special Editions Lineup

E.C.D. Automotive Design (E.C.D.), the world’s largest restoration company specializing in revamping Classic Defenders, original Range Rover Classics and vintage E-Types into bespoke luxury builds, today introduces an exciting new offering: Special
July 23, 2022

Hotcars | This Fully Restored Land Rover Defender 90 Gets A Chevrolet Corvette LS3 Engine

The Royal Family sure do love their Land Rovers. The Queen herself rather enjoys her car collection which you can see here and of those, her favorites are the Defender 90s. There
July 6, 2022

HotCars | Exclusive: ECD Talks Custom Restomod Defenders And Custom Jaguar E-Type

Scott Wallace shares the unlikely story behind E.C.D.’s founding and reveals their first Jaguar E-Type will debut early next year. The Florida-based outfit best known for its scrupulously thorough Land
July 2, 2022

AutoEvolution | ECD Defenders Are Not Enough, Reimagines E-Types With GM or Tesla Oomph

Once labeled as East Coast Defenders because it was a well-known aftermarket outlet that specializes in restoring, enhancing, and personalizing older Land Rovers, today’s E.C.D. Automotive Design is a little
June 30, 2022
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Car and Driver | E.C.D. Automotive Design Is Now Building Restomod Jaguar E-Types

Like its Defenders, E.C.D.’s Jaguars will be offered with three powertrain options: GM V-8 (a 450-hp LT1), Tesla electric (also 450 hp), or an original Jag inline-six or V-12. That
June 29, 2022
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Cerebral-Overload | E.C.D. Automotive Design to Remaster Classic Jaguar E-Types

 E.C.D. Automotive Design (E.C.D.), the world’s largest Land Rover restoration company internationally renowned for its bespoke luxury builds, today announces a new and exciting addition to its model range: the E.C.D.
June 29, 2022

Hotcars | The E.C.D. Automotive Design Project Naw Land Rover: Costs, facts, And Figures

Land Rover restomod specialists, E.C.D. Automotive Design, share details on the 450 horsepower Project Naw LT1-powered Defender. Project Naw, E.C.D. Automotive Design’s latest hi-end homage to the classic Land Rover Defender is as mean
June 29, 2022
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Autoblog | E.C.D. Automotive Design gets into the Jaguar restomod game

Florida-based E.C.D. Automotive Design — formerly East Coast Defender — made its bones turning the barely disguised Midlands tractors emerging from Land Rover’s Solihull plant into finely detailed Chelsea tractors that cost almost as much as