1985 LAND ROVER SANTANA SUPER TURBO 88
Three owner. Restored to original condition. *62,667 KMS* 4 cylinder turbo diesel with 5 speed manual transmission and 2 speed transfer. Seats for seven.
From the Private collection of Canary Island Rover. Two previous owners. Repainted and reupholstered. Originally sold on Tenerife and has spent entire life in the mild climate.
MOTOR AND TRANSMISSION
The “Super Turbo” model was a rare production of the more than 300,000 Santanas produced in 1985. The 75 horsepower ¨11J¨ motor is a 2.25L 4 cylinder turbo diesel, which is capable of cruising at 70mph with plenty of high rev power. The 5 speed LT85 “Spanish Box” known for its robust
The interior has been refined with a reupholstered 40/60 front bench, as well as, a bespoke gear tunnel cover and gaiters decreasing engine noise and cabin temperature. Four
The doors shut tight and lock properly. The body has been repainted in the past to an OK standard with drips and imperfections present. Some below standard touch ups show with some paint bubbles on the lower portion of the doors. There is mild oxidation on the front firewall and chassis with the greatest found on the original exhaust and leaf springs. Period correct decals recently fitted that exude its 80´s essence. There is a European 7 pin trailer hook up and tow hitch.
Inside and out the vehicle is clean and in daily driving condition. A proper LR for cruising around town or the beach. Simply a great mountain vehicle or working truck. A rare classic for
A modern classic from the private collection of Canary Island Rover. This Land Rover Santana was made in Spain under license from the British Land Rover company and features many improvements over its Series III counterpart including added
This Land Rover was sold to a private party in the United States.