Top Gear personality Richard Hammond takes the classic Land Rover Defender out for an off-road test. Video after the jump.

The Series I, II, and III and Defender are off-road vehicles produced by the British manufacturer Land Rover (except for a few 4×2 variants built for the Dutch Army, Royal Air Force and British Army). The Defender is these early models’ descendant, following over 50 years of ‘evolution’ along the same basic design, and still retaining very similar looks

Top Gear personality Richard Hammond takes the classic Land Rover Defender out for an off-road test. Video after the jump.

The Series I, II, and III and Defender are off-road vehicles produced by the British manufacturer Land Rover (except for a few 4×2 variants built for the Dutch Army, Royal Air Force and British Army). The Defender is these early models’ descendant, following over 50 years of ‘evolution’ along the same basic design, and still retaining very similar looks