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LONGITUDE Expedition
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Odomoter: 55,000 miles
VIN: SALTL164X3A792797

PRICE: $56,000

The LONGITUDE Expedition (Nov 2003 to Mar 2005) was a sixteen-month circumnavigation of the globe and a promotion for Land Rover Certified. Four vehicles traveled 44,000-miles through 30 countries to promote awareness of scientific research programs, geography, and cultural diversity in schools, and to raise funds and awareness for Parkinson's Disease research.
After passing a 140-point inspection and pronounced "Certified" this vehicle was driven on the 44,000-mile LONGITUDE Expedition.
Eight Drive Around the World vehicles were created for the LONGITUDE Expedition. Four of them traveled around the world and the remaining four were used in the USA to promote free distance learning program in schools and for promotions with Land Rover Certified. The four that went on the expedition were named D1-D4.

Vehicle Role
D1 Technology, Communication, Navigation
D2 Documentary Film crew & Equipment
D3 Recovery 1, Camp Gear/Food/Fridge
D4 Recovery 2, Medical/Tools/Spares

This auction is for vehicle D4.

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D4 is loaded with expedition accessories, including:
ARB bull bar
ARB safari snorkel
ARB side bars
ARB space case (8 cubic foot storage locker on roof rack)
BFGoodrich Mud Terrain T/A tires (new) size 245/75/16
HELLA Xenon lamps (2) mounted to brush bar
HELLA halogen lamps (4) mounted to roof rack
HELLA map lights (2) in cab and rear load space
HELLA backup light
HANNIBAL aluminum roof rack
HANNIBAL roof-top tent 58" wide x 48" long x 12" high (sleeps 2 adults or 2 adults and one child)
HANNIBAL double jerry can holder (2)
K&N lifetime air filter with charger kit
LAND ROVER GEAR waterproof seat covers, embroidered with the Drive Around the World logo
LAND ROVER GEAR rear access ladder
LAND ROVER GEAR class III tow hitch receiver
LAND ROVER GEAR black rubber mats in front, back, and load space
OLD MAN EMU springs (#779 front, #763 rear)
OLD MAN EMU shock absorbers (#107 front, #108 rear)
OPTIMA starting battery with group 31 deep cycle battery mounted to frame in custom tray
PRO COMP custom wide offset 16" steel wheels
RED BULL R.B.A.D (automotive beverage delivery system)
ROVER ACCESSORIES fuel siphon hose
SCEPTER jerry cans (4) (20 gallons total)
SURE POWER dual battery separator
WARN XD9000 Self-recovery winch
ZODI portable camping shower (new-unused)

Recovery vehicles also include:
EXTREME OUTBACK recovery gear (chains, pull-straps)
HANNIBAL shovel and mount kit
HI-LIFT jack mounted to roof rack
OPTIMA group 31 deep cycle battery (a second deep cycle bringing the # of batteries to three).
PULL PAL sand anchor
This vehicle has been driven with MOBIL 1 synthetic oil (engine, transmission, transferbox, and differentials) since 10,000 miles. All fluids were drained/replaced with fresh Mobil 1 following the expedition. Decal decorated with sixty sponsor logos who supported the sixteen-month LONGITUDE Expedition Badged #4 of 8. (photo of vehicle badge) Includes all service records Sold as-is, no warranty Send inquiries to, +1 408 354-3289 Buy it now for $56,000 About Drive Around the World Established in 2002, with headquarters in Los Gatos Calf., Drive Around the World is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that seeks to inspire a sense of adventure and the tradition of exploration, encouraging people to actively learn about our world and creatively act to understand the humanitarian and environmental problems we face. At present, Drive Around the World uses long-range vehicle expeditions to promote cross-border understanding and goodwill through innovative education and fundraising programs. Drive Around the World conducts programs in association with Land Rover North America and is an Alliance member of Tread Lightly! For more information about Drive Around the World and the Longitude Expedition, please visit our web site at, send email to, or contact us at +1 408 354-DATW (3289).

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