TD5 – 1998 TO 2007
THE FIVE-CYLINDER Td5 was the last Land Rover-derived diesel engine and it has proved pretty bulletproof over the years. Now in great demand as prices for all Defenders steadily rise. There are a good number of special editions to choose from and, if you are looking for a utility vehicle, a healthy number of truck cabs and hard-tops are always on sale. Rear crossmembers prone to rust. BUYER’S TIP: Check service history. SPECIFICATIONS 2.5-litre five-cylinder turbo diesel, 122 bhp, 221 lb-ft torque. R380 five-speed transmission, permanent four-wheel drive.
PRICE GUIDE Poor: £3800 – £5300 Average: £5300 – £7300 Good: £7300 – £12,000 Excellent: £12,000 – £20,000