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Old August 25th, 2015, 07:32 PM
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Went on the Defender Heritage Tour at Solihull today and was blown away. So such more information and access than I would have expected. We toured the entire Defender production line and were so close to the action that I was even showered with sparks from the bulkhead welding robots! To see the Defeneer being hand build to the backdrop of the RRS line was astonishing. Cameras were not allowed in the manufacturing area, however the tour will forever be remembered. Riding around the factory in LRE3 was icing on the cake!
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Old August 26th, 2015, 07:21 AM
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Very cool - thanks for sharing. This helps clear the air for me a bit since, based on my truck, I had always pictured a factory full of cartoon minions building these
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Old August 26th, 2015, 08:40 AM
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SO JEALOUS...

But thanks for sharing, too bad you couldn't take photos inside, would have loved to have been able to see more..
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Old August 26th, 2015, 07:00 PM
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Was like a kid in a candy store....
Heritage 110s
Heritage 90s
A parking lot of Autobiographies
130 Hi-caps
110 adventures
110 pickups

Amazing....

However....it also makes me realize how rare our NAS 90 Soft Tops are....

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SO JEALOUS...

But thanks for sharing, too bad you couldn't take photos inside, would have loved to have been able to see more..
I managed to sneak a picture in the factory during my tour...
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I think those 7 door Defenders are awesome. I want one.
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Old August 26th, 2015, 11:09 PM
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Great stuff guys! Super jealous. That's a great experience.
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Dave,

Glad you had a great time and thanks for sharing! Enjoy the rest of your travels sir!
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I did that back in '06, I highly recommend it!
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