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METICULOUSLY RESTORED TO ITS VINTAGE HERITAGE WITH ONE LS3 POWERED EXCEPTION

KISSIMMEE, FL – March 26, 2020 – E.C.D. Automotive Design, known for its prestigious, high-end luxury vehicles, introduces its latest fully restored Series 2A. Aptly named Project Henry, E.C.D. has fully restored this original British classic to its true nature.

For Project Henry, it was essential to the client that it remains true to its 1960’s heritage, while still being fully capable of handling daily drives. The original drivetrain was replaced with a powerful LS3 V8 engine with a five-speed manual transmission and performance braking all around, the restoration’s only semblance of modern detail.

The exterior and wheels are finished in the classic Land Rover color, Chawton White, in a full gloss finish. Project Henry’s interior is also coated in Chawton White throughout, contrasted only by its original styled chestnut-colored hand-stitched vinyl seats and cubby box. True to its history as a utility vehicle, Project Henry seats only two while the rest of the interior remains spaciously open for everyday use. Meticulously restored, this Series 2A was built to be as close as possible to its original spec, so additional modern features within this build are non-existent.

“These Series restorations are always absolute showstoppers. The stark contrast between the classic style and modern performance will never get old,” says Tom Humble, co-founder of E.C.D. Automotive Design.

The bespoke vehicle builder delivers accuracy to Project Henry’s every detail, from the placement of its side-view mirrors to its classic gauges. Simply designed to retain its charm and character, Project Henry makes its mark among the Series 2A line-up from E.C.D.

Additional high-resolution images are here

Project Henry vehicle showcase on E.C.D. website is here

Project Henry video showcase on E.C.D. Youtube is here

Project Henry Specifications

Model — Series IIA

Engine — GM Block With New Ancillaries

Transmission — Manual

Axles — Rebuilt With Upgraded Inners

Suspension — New Shocks, Springs and Hardware

Brakes — Performance Disc Brakes All Around

Exhaust — Performance Exhaust

Exterior

Paint Color — Chawton White In Full Gloss

Roof Color — Chawton White In Full Gloss

Wheels — Chawton White In Full Gloss

Tires — BF Goodrich All Terrain T/A

Lights — LED Lighting

Interior

Front Seats — Original Seats In Brown Vinyl Just Two

Middle-row Seats — None

Rear-area Seats — None

Leather Color — Lady Terra

Stitch Color — Chestnut

Dash — Chawton White In Full Gloss

Center Console — Cubby Box in approved vinyl and stitch

Gauges — New Vintage

About E.C.D. Automotive Design

E.C.D. Automotive Design (E.C.D.) is an award-winning creator of prestigious, high-end luxury vehicles that combines classic English beauty with innovation and modern luxury. Each vehicle produced by E.C.D. is fully bespoke, a one-off that is fully designed by the client through an immersive “Luxury Design Experience” and hand-built from the ground up in 2,200 hours by master-certified ASE craftsmen. The company was founded in 2013 by three British “petrol heads” whose passion for classic vehicles is the driving force behind exceptionally high standards for quality, custom luxury vehicles. E.C.D. Automotive Design’s global headquarters, known as the “Rover Dome,” is a 45,000 square-foot facility located in Kissimmee, Florida that produces 45 vehicles annually and is home to nearly 60 talented employees. E.C.D. Automotive Design has a second design studio located in Malibu, California.

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