The James Bond Vehicle Library

Land Rover Series III
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Published 28/03-2018



The cliff of Gibraltar is the scene for the pretitle sequence in the film The Living Daylights. On the narrow roads down the cliff is the Land Rover Series III the platform for James Bond's (Timothy Dalton) fight with the assasin interferring with the MI6 drill.

The Land Rover Series III was in production from 1971 to 1985. It was followed by the Land Rover Defender. It's one of the most know Land Rover models with units 440.000 build.

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007 relation

The Living Daylights (1987)

  • Villain/henchmens vehicle
  • Vehicle Bond drives
  • Vehicle Bond is passenger in

Technical data

  • Manufactorer: Land Rover
  • Model: Series III
  • Engine: 2,25 L Diesel
  • Power: 62hp (46kW)
  • Transmission: 4-speed manual main transmission
  • Suspension: Semi eliptic understrung
  • Brakes: servo assisted, hydraulic
  • Width: 1,676 m (66.0 i)
  • Length (LWB): 4,445 m (175.0 in
  • Weight (LWB): 1.500 kg
  • Max. speed: 110 km/h
  • Colour: Military green
  • Number plate: 35KA42