ON HER MAJESTY’S SE­CRE­TIVE SER­VICE

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As the Swing­ing Six­ties swung to a close, Land Rover’s de­sign­ers and engi­neers used the cryp­tic code name “Ve­lar” on the first pro­to­type of the orig­i­nal Range Rover, which would break new ground in 1970 as a royal yet rugged off-roader. Forty-eight years af­ter the covert Ve­lar com­pleted its pre-pro­duc­tion mis­sion, its new-age name­sake (pg 62) is ready to be parked in a villa.

AND ALSO AUDI S4 3.0 vs IN­FINITI Q50 RED SPORT 400 3.0 vs MERCEDES-AMG C43 3.0 TOYOTA HARRIER TURBO vs MAZDA CX-5 NIS­SAN PULSAR & NOTE VOLK­SWA­GEN GOLF GTI & GTE

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