Pure indulgence" slithers the Land Rover website when you punch Range Rover into the search engine. That wasn't the way it started out in 1970, when David Bache, Gordon Bashford and Spen King’s original luxury workhorse hit the showrooms. How differently we lived then, when tan velour was considered the height of chic, but Range Rovers were ever practical beasts: even the police used them with rubber flooring and stripped-out interiors.
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