The Guide to a Defender Lifestyle

Driving and owning a vintage Land Rover Defender is an experience you will never forget. It’s a vehicle that reminds you of how fun driving can be, while bringing smiles to the faces around you. Get the Bishop+Rook Defender Adoption Guide to walk you through the process.


Inspiring Daily Adventures

With a vintage Land Rover Defender sitting in your driveway, every trip becomes an adventure. Simple trips to the grocery store will inspire ideas for long cross-country overlanding trips.

Unique Style + Performance

You might not get there fast, but that’s the point of the journey. The Land Rover Defender was built to go anywhere. But they’re not just rugged performance machines, they have a distinctive style that goes unmatched. Leave it as it is, or customize to fit your unique personality.

Models + Features

Understanding the standard options of each model will help you determine if any changes or upgrades are necessary to match your unique needs. The guide showcases a variety of builds and the features that came with each one.

Budget + Timeline

Our guide will walk you through the process of acquiring a Defender for your family. We showcase a typical timeline and highlight most popular options for each budget range.

Pre-Order The Adoption Guide

We’re working on the final touches of our first official Bishop+Rook Adoption Guide. We will walk you through everything you need to know about becoming a Defender caretaker, including what questions to ask and how to make sure you’re getting the right Defender for your lifestyle.

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