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East Coast Defender's latest creations: Project Venture (right) and Project Dark Knight (left)
East Coast Defender's latest creations: Project Venture (right) and Project Dark Knight (left)

How Customization Changes Two Range Rover Defender Models


East Coast Defender recently customized two Range Rover Defender D110 models. The different characteristics of each build, according to the company, begged the question: “How can these two vehicles be so different?”

Here’s a closer look:

Heritage Collection—Project Venture

Project Venture, East Coast Defender’s latest hand-crafted Defender 110, features the traditional exterior Rover color, Keswick Green, with a full exterior roll cage with roof rack, rear ladder and full length black powder coated side steps. 

The rugged road warrior is powered by a 6.2-liter Chevy LS3 V-8 E-rod engine that pushes 430 horsepower with a six-speed automatic transmission.

Other appointments include:

  • Kahn Mondial Retro Wheels with 18” BFGoodrich All-Terrain T/A tires
  • Full exterior roll cage with roof rack, rear ladder and rear work light
  • Full length black powder coated side steps
  • Zunsport Grille, checker plate on wings & KBX wing tops
  • WARN VR8 Winch Bumper with LED daytime running lights
  • Momo Jet Steering Wheel, Puma Dash & a custom E.C.D. center console
  • Two Corbeau Trailcat front seats with Puma middle seats and forward-facing rear seats
  • Push to start key-less entry, wireless charging and USB ports
  • Premium Sony infotainment system

Custom Collection—Project Dark Knight 

This one-of-a-kind D110 features a Black Eggshell finish with a full checker plate set, full external roll cage, LED spotlights and Wolfrace Vermont Polished 20-inch wheels.

Other appointments include:

  • LC9 5.3-liter V8 320-horsepower engine with a six-speed automatic transmission
  • BFGoodrich All-Terrain T/A tires
  • Full exterior roll cage
  • Black checker plate on sill and rear quarter
  • KBX wing tops
  • Tubular A-Bar bumper and WARN winch with four square LED spotlights
  • Momo Gotham Steering Wheel, Puma Dash & a custom E.C.D. center console
  • Two Corbeau Trailcat front seats, two Corbeau Trailcat middle seats and two forward-
    facing Puma rear seats
  • Luxury pile carpet in black
  • Sony infotainment system
  • USB ports in dash, center console & rear
  • Moal Bomber Gauges
  • Push to start
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