December 6, 2023
classic defender

Common Mistakes Made When Purchasing Used Classic Land Rovers

Everyone wants a classic Land Rover. Unfortunately, not everyone follows the best process for sourcing and buying a used classic Land Rover. Luckily, at ECD Automotive Design, we’ve been around
November 15, 2023
heritage defender

How Comfortable are ECD Defenders?

Vintage Land Rovers have long been revered for their off-roading capabilities and reliability out on the road. However, these rugged and trusty vehicles aren't usually thought of as the most
November 8, 2023
custom defender 130 interior

Top Reasons to Own a Defender 130 Pickup

At ECD, we're a team of Land Rover enthusiasts. So, we could come up with countless reasons we'd love to own a Land Rover Defender 130. But we know you
August 23, 2023

The Jaguar Coupe Vs. Roadster: Which British Icon is Right For You?

When it comes to classic sports cars, few evoke such a level of awe and admiration as the Jaguar E-type. While gearheads seem to agree that the Jaguar E-type is
August 2, 2023

A Look at the Benefits of Owning a SWB Range Rover Classic

After firmly establishing itself as a leader in the Land Rover Defender restoration industry, ECD decided to take on a new challenge and introduced the Range Rover Classic to its
July 25, 2023

Everything You Need to Know About the Land Rover 1980s Defender

When you visit the garage at ECD headquarters in Kissimmee, Florida, you never know what you might find. However, whatever you come across, you can always count on it to
July 18, 2023

The Best of Both Worlds: Old Land Rovers and Modern Technology Collide 

There's just something special about old Land Rovers that can't be matched by the luxury SUVs of today. Plus, having a vintage Land Rover doesn't mean you can't enjoy all
July 11, 2023
xke jaguar restored

The 1960s Jaguar E-Type Is Truly Something Special

Is there anything more British than fish and chips, a cup of tea, or the classic Jaguar E-type? At ECD, we don't tend to think so. We also find it
July 7, 2023
electric defender

Here’s Why a Restomod Defender Provides the Best of Both Worlds

Is there anything more sweet than sitting behind the wheel of a vintage Land Rover Defender? At ECD, we don't tend to think so. Of course, the Land Rover Defender
June 28, 2023

The 1990s Range Rover Classic Demands Attention

The Land Rover brand has created a lasting legacy, thanks in part to its vintage Range Rover Classic lineup. From the ideal family car to the ultimate offroader, Range Rover
June 21, 2023

Here’s a Look at the 1970s Land Rover Defenders

Is there truly anything better than cruising down the highway or the backroads behind the wheel of a classic Land Rover Defender? At ECD, we don’t tend to think there
June 14, 2023
Vintage Land Rover

Everything You Need to Know About Buying a Used Defender

Since the Land Rover Defenders began rolling off the production line in the early 1980s, they have maintained their appeal throughout the decades that have passed. There’s just a certain
June 13, 2023
jaguar etype

How the Jaguar E-Type Performance Compares to Other Classic Vehicles

In the world of classic vehicles, few names evoke the same level of awe and admiration as the Jaguar E-Type. Renowned for its striking design and exhilarating performance, the E-Type
June 13, 2023
custom defender 130

Modern Upgrades for Classic Land Rovers: Blending Style and Performance

Unlock the full potential of your Classic Land Rover with modern upgrades that seamlessly blend style and performance. Discover a range of enhancements, from advanced suspension systems to state-of-the-art technology
June 13, 2023
interior range rover classic

Range Rover Classic: The Birth of an Automotive Legend

Explore the captivating journey of the Range Rover Classic, an automotive legend that forever shaped the luxury SUV landscape. From its humble beginnings to its rise as an icon of
June 13, 2023
custom defender for sale

Top Years to Restore a Classic Defender

Restoring a Vintage Defender is a labor of love; a tribute to the remarkable engineering prowess that makes the iconic ride a timeless symbol of resilience. It’s a multi-year project
May 17, 2023
Custom Land Rover Defender 110

The Most Popular Seat Configurations of a Defender 110

A timeless classic, the Land Rover Defender 110 remains one of the most coveted offroading vehicles ever made. While the D110 has a whole lot of legacy to maintain, it’s
May 3, 2023

The Top 10 Modern Styling Options to Consider for Your Restored Defender

The first Land Rover Defenders began rolling off the production line in the early 1980s. Modeled after the Army jeeps used during World War II, these British offroaders were just
April 25, 2023
custom defender 110

Check Out These Classic Engine Options for Defenders

If you want the ultimate off-roading experience, your hands need to be on the wheel of a Land Rover Defender. Nothing says “off-roader” quite like the iconic British Land Rover
April 18, 2023
Land Rover Defender 110

Take a Look at Vintage Colors in Land Rover Restorations

At ECD, we like to complete Land Rover Restoration projects that seamlessly blend the iconic Land Rover heritage with luxury and everything modern technology has to offer. While we love
April 11, 2023
custom range rover classic

Everything You Need to Know About Range Rover Classic Off-Roading

There’s no other brand in the world as synonymous with off-roading as Land Rover. At ECD, we don’t think any other brand in the world has the off-roading capabilities that
December 16, 2022
custom land rover defender ls3 engine

The Chevrolet GM LS3 Defender

Every now and again the Automotive industry presents a challenge to all the greatest classic vehicles of all time, and the Chevrolet LS3 Defender Performance engine being placed into a
November 14, 2022
classic defender

Classic Defender | Evolution of the Legacy Defender

The classic Defender lineup was launched in 1983 as the replacement for the Land Rover Series. It’s a capable utility vehicle that became known worldwide as a British off-road icon.
September 10, 2020
custom defender 90

Top Specced Custom Defender 90s in ECD History

The mighty D90 has proven itself to be a smaller but equally capable edition of the Land Rover Defender. Often chosen as a replacement daily-driver for modern-day luxury SUVS, the
September 4, 2020
heritage defender

Heritage Defender | Time Honored Defender Styles

The Land Rover Defender rides high on the laurels of its rich heritage. Enthusiasts not only love the Defenders for their utility and history but there is also a heap
September 1, 2020
Defender 110 Rowdy

Top Summer 2020 Defender Builds

Over the years, we’ve had an amazing range of custom Defenders delivered from the Rover Dome. Some more along the lines of custom luxury SUV, some built to remain true
August 31, 2020

CarBuzz: This Land Rover Defender Is Powered By Tesla

ECD Automotive produces some of the world's best Land Rover Defender models, most of which come powered by a 6.2-liter Chevrolet V8 engine. The company sometimes steps just outside of the box
August 31, 2020

Hotcars: Electric Classics, ECD Put The Guts Of A Tesla In A Defender

Electric cars are not just becoming the future, thanks to companies like Electric Classic Cars, they're becoming the past as well, and they've teamed up with Land Rover specialists ECD
August 31, 2020

Mens Gear: E.CD. Automotive Design & Electric Classic Cars

Therefore, E.C.D. Automotive Design and Electric Classic Cars are tuning this SUV with rugged capabilities. Features such as anti-lock brakes, downhill assist, traction control, and the works. Battery capacity should be around
August 22, 2020
restomod defender

How ECD Became the Kings of USA Defender Restomods

“Success is never achieved in your comfort zone,” says Tom Humble, the original founder of E.C.D. It is this sentiment that has fueled E.C.D. into the brand it is today.
December 6, 2023
classic defender

Common Mistakes Made When Purchasing Used Classic Land Rovers

Everyone wants a classic Land Rover. Unfortunately, not everyone follows the best process for sourcing and buying a used classic Land Rover. Luckily, at ECD Automotive Design, we’ve been around
November 15, 2023
heritage defender

How Comfortable are ECD Defenders?

Vintage Land Rovers have long been revered for their off-roading capabilities and reliability out on the road. However, these rugged and trusty vehicles aren't usually thought of as the most
November 8, 2023
custom defender 130 interior

Top Reasons to Own a Defender 130 Pickup

At ECD, we're a team of Land Rover enthusiasts. So, we could come up with countless reasons we'd love to own a Land Rover Defender 130. But we know you
August 23, 2023

The Jaguar Coupe Vs. Roadster: Which British Icon is Right For You?

When it comes to classic sports cars, few evoke such a level of awe and admiration as the Jaguar E-type. While gearheads seem to agree that the Jaguar E-type is
August 2, 2023

A Look at the Benefits of Owning a SWB Range Rover Classic

After firmly establishing itself as a leader in the Land Rover Defender restoration industry, ECD decided to take on a new challenge and introduced the Range Rover Classic to its
July 25, 2023

Everything You Need to Know About the Land Rover 1980s Defender

When you visit the garage at ECD headquarters in Kissimmee, Florida, you never know what you might find. However, whatever you come across, you can always count on it to
July 18, 2023

The Best of Both Worlds: Old Land Rovers and Modern Technology Collide 

There's just something special about old Land Rovers that can't be matched by the luxury SUVs of today. Plus, having a vintage Land Rover doesn't mean you can't enjoy all
July 11, 2023
xke jaguar restored

The 1960s Jaguar E-Type Is Truly Something Special

Is there anything more British than fish and chips, a cup of tea, or the classic Jaguar E-type? At ECD, we don't tend to think so. We also find it
July 7, 2023
electric defender

Here’s Why a Restomod Defender Provides the Best of Both Worlds

Is there anything more sweet than sitting behind the wheel of a vintage Land Rover Defender? At ECD, we don't tend to think so. Of course, the Land Rover Defender
June 28, 2023

The 1990s Range Rover Classic Demands Attention

The Land Rover brand has created a lasting legacy, thanks in part to its vintage Range Rover Classic lineup. From the ideal family car to the ultimate offroader, Range Rover
June 21, 2023

Here’s a Look at the 1970s Land Rover Defenders

Is there truly anything better than cruising down the highway or the backroads behind the wheel of a classic Land Rover Defender? At ECD, we don’t tend to think there
June 14, 2023
Vintage Land Rover

Everything You Need to Know About Buying a Used Defender

Since the Land Rover Defenders began rolling off the production line in the early 1980s, they have maintained their appeal throughout the decades that have passed. There’s just a certain
June 13, 2023
jaguar etype

How the Jaguar E-Type Performance Compares to Other Classic Vehicles

In the world of classic vehicles, few names evoke the same level of awe and admiration as the Jaguar E-Type. Renowned for its striking design and exhilarating performance, the E-Type
June 13, 2023
custom defender 130

Modern Upgrades for Classic Land Rovers: Blending Style and Performance

Unlock the full potential of your Classic Land Rover with modern upgrades that seamlessly blend style and performance. Discover a range of enhancements, from advanced suspension systems to state-of-the-art technology
June 13, 2023
interior range rover classic

Range Rover Classic: The Birth of an Automotive Legend

Explore the captivating journey of the Range Rover Classic, an automotive legend that forever shaped the luxury SUV landscape. From its humble beginnings to its rise as an icon of
June 13, 2023
custom defender for sale

Top Years to Restore a Classic Defender

Restoring a Vintage Defender is a labor of love; a tribute to the remarkable engineering prowess that makes the iconic ride a timeless symbol of resilience. It’s a multi-year project
May 17, 2023
Custom Land Rover Defender 110

The Most Popular Seat Configurations of a Defender 110

A timeless classic, the Land Rover Defender 110 remains one of the most coveted offroading vehicles ever made. While the D110 has a whole lot of legacy to maintain, it’s
May 3, 2023

The Top 10 Modern Styling Options to Consider for Your Restored Defender

The first Land Rover Defenders began rolling off the production line in the early 1980s. Modeled after the Army jeeps used during World War II, these British offroaders were just
April 25, 2023
custom defender 110

Check Out These Classic Engine Options for Defenders

If you want the ultimate off-roading experience, your hands need to be on the wheel of a Land Rover Defender. Nothing says “off-roader” quite like the iconic British Land Rover
April 18, 2023
Land Rover Defender 110

Take a Look at Vintage Colors in Land Rover Restorations

At ECD, we like to complete Land Rover Restoration projects that seamlessly blend the iconic Land Rover heritage with luxury and everything modern technology has to offer. While we love
April 11, 2023
custom range rover classic

Everything You Need to Know About Range Rover Classic Off-Roading

There’s no other brand in the world as synonymous with off-roading as Land Rover. At ECD, we don’t think any other brand in the world has the off-roading capabilities that
December 16, 2022
custom land rover defender ls3 engine

The Chevrolet GM LS3 Defender

Every now and again the Automotive industry presents a challenge to all the greatest classic vehicles of all time, and the Chevrolet LS3 Defender Performance engine being placed into a
November 14, 2022
classic defender

Classic Defender | Evolution of the Legacy Defender

The classic Defender lineup was launched in 1983 as the replacement for the Land Rover Series. It’s a capable utility vehicle that became known worldwide as a British off-road icon.
September 10, 2020
custom defender 90

Top Specced Custom Defender 90s in ECD History

The mighty D90 has proven itself to be a smaller but equally capable edition of the Land Rover Defender. Often chosen as a replacement daily-driver for modern-day luxury SUVS, the
September 4, 2020
heritage defender

Heritage Defender | Time Honored Defender Styles

The Land Rover Defender rides high on the laurels of its rich heritage. Enthusiasts not only love the Defenders for their utility and history but there is also a heap
September 1, 2020
Defender 110 Rowdy

Top Summer 2020 Defender Builds

Over the years, we’ve had an amazing range of custom Defenders delivered from the Rover Dome. Some more along the lines of custom luxury SUV, some built to remain true
August 31, 2020

CarBuzz: This Land Rover Defender Is Powered By Tesla

ECD Automotive produces some of the world's best Land Rover Defender models, most of which come powered by a 6.2-liter Chevrolet V8 engine. The company sometimes steps just outside of the box
August 31, 2020

Hotcars: Electric Classics, ECD Put The Guts Of A Tesla In A Defender

Electric cars are not just becoming the future, thanks to companies like Electric Classic Cars, they're becoming the past as well, and they've teamed up with Land Rover specialists ECD
August 31, 2020

Mens Gear: E.CD. Automotive Design & Electric Classic Cars

Therefore, E.C.D. Automotive Design and Electric Classic Cars are tuning this SUV with rugged capabilities. Features such as anti-lock brakes, downhill assist, traction control, and the works. Battery capacity should be around
August 22, 2020
restomod defender

How ECD Became the Kings of USA Defender Restomods

“Success is never achieved in your comfort zone,” says Tom Humble, the original founder of E.C.D. It is this sentiment that has fueled E.C.D. into the brand it is today.
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